Discover The Best Of Charlotte!

Considering a move to Charlotte? Or, have you recently moved to Charlotte? CCO is the site for you! Full of community and neighborhood information, relocation tips, things to do, real estate and more.  Join us and learn more about the Queen City – Charlotte, NC!

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Doubling Your Money in Charlotte Real Estate

Charlotte is an appreciating real estate market! A wealthy physician living outside Washington DC told me more than 30 years ago, “Terry I’ve always made a good living, but all of my real money has come from my houses.” I listened. Zillow reports a 7.3% year over year increase in price.  And this is an

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Hidden Gems in Charlotte

What is your favorite hidden gem in Charlotte??    We have SO many!  A few ‘go to’ spots are…   Zack’s Hamburgers – a South Blvd Staple – must have is ‘Zacks Special’  Brooks’ Sandwich House – a longtime NODA establishment – ask for a burger ‘all the way’ Mr K’s Soft Ice Cream –

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Providence HS

Charlotte’s Top High Schools

Charlotte’s Best Public High Schools Before we look at Charlotte’s Top High Schools,  a little background could be helpful here.   I  wrote my first education essay almost 30 years ago.  My wife is a life long educator, 20 years a teacher and 10 years a professor of education teaching teachers- we , as a

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Summer Time Means – ICE CREAM TIME!

What better way to break the heat than with ICE CREAM!   Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams Everyones talking about Jeni’s these days!  First, their South End location creating quite the buzz, and long lines.  Then their newly opened NoDa location, and lastly, their Park Rd Shopping Center location.  Everyone can’t wait for all of these

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What’s Your Favorite Beach Destination from Charlotte NC?

Surfs Up! This is the  Folly Beach pier in SC from June 2019- plus surf school! Folly is known for its long waves and… surf lessons @islasurf!   Whats your favorite Beach? Vist our FB page, Like it, enter to win $100 gift certificate to Watermans in Southend? Beach cams below! We have two large coastlines

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Lync Light rail uptown Charlotte

One of the Most Anticipated Openings of 2019…

OPTIMIST HALL!!!   This is going to be one of the greatest openings of the year!  Optimist Hall will have a food hall, restaurants, retail and offices.  There are nearly 20 tenants, ranging from bakeries, to paper shops, and even a cocktail bar.  It, of course, wouldn’t be complete without a brewery, because this is

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