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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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Trilogy at Lake Norman A Home for All Seasons

Looking for that active adult lifestyle?  An over 55 community, with lake access, and a short drive to a major airport? Look no further than Trilogy at Lake Norman, Denver NC. Do you like the idea of living in a resort community, that is really an Active Adult community, with all lawncare include,  full of

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Memorial Weekend 2019 in CLT!

Who doesn’t love staying home and relaxing over a long weekend?   The things to do this weekend in Charlotte are ENDLESS!   Let’s start with Friday 5/24: Food Truck Friday South End at Sycamore Brewing!  Starting at 4pm, enjoy food trucks, music and, of course, great beer!  Circle K Speed Street 3 day event! 

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It’s Heating Up in Charlotte, What Now?

There are record temperatures this week, so what is there to do now?   When temperatures get into the 90’s the amount of time you spend exploring the greenways and outdoors tends to be limited.  What are some great CLT summer activities? Discovery Place – There are three locations, all with different focuses.  There is

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Quicker Drive to the Beach!

Just in time for Spring and Summer trips to the beach, Charlotteans are in for some good news. Most of us who drive from the Charlotte area to either the NC beaches or the Myrtle Beach, SC area must use Highway 74 for at least the first part of the journey. Well, now that the

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Moving to Charlotte? 5 Questions Answered

So you are moving to Charlotte, if you are like most, you have lots of questions:            Where do I want to live?  Do I want to rent?  Or would I prefer to buy if i can? What would it take to buy? Can I buy with student loans? How do

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It’s Patio Weather!

The amazing thing about Charlotte is so much of the year is patio weather but right now, we are in our prime!  We love spots where you can grab a seat outside and enjoy the fresh air! There is a great variety of places with outside seating.  There are of course breweries with large outside spaces,

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If You Don’t Want to Pay Top Dollar…

With Inventory Low: Will Your Dream Home Need Some TLC? TLC- Tender Loving Care, but Realtor speak for, “This house needs some work!” Nealry 60% of Homebuyers Would Consider a “Fixer-Upper” According to a new survey from Move.com, the wave of first-time homebuyers hitting the market this summer has resulted in an interesting statistic. Nearly 60% of buyers searching

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