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Is Charlotte the Heart of the New South?

Charlotte is the Heart of the New South So I’ve heard the city of Atlanta repeatedly called the capitol of the New South. Ok, I’ll give them that, but if they are the capitol,  then Charlotte NC is the Heart of the New South. We may be a small big city, but Charlotte has big

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South End Neighborhoods Booming! A Market Update

South End is Growing! Comparing Communities- A Market Update The Lynx light rail, and all of the development associated with it, have transformed the South End area over the past 6 years.  With the announcement of a $190M mixed-use development project on South Blvd at Sedgefield, we thought it was time for another South End/South Blvd

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10 Essential Rules When Buying a New Home

Purchasing a new home wisely is a challenge and these 10 rules will help you buy that home with confidence, in any market, and see that you get what you pay for. I am a former new home sales rep, former builder and veteran real estate broker… I know these guys and how they work, plus I’ve helped dozens of new

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NC First Time Home Buyer Guide

First Home Buyer Guide- Avoiding the “Sandtraps and Minefields” of Buying your first home Did you know that 40% of people who buy a home this year in North Carolina will be a first time home buyer? Even if you’ve owned a home in another state, this explains buying in North Carolina. For most people, buying

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Crowders Mountain | Charlotte Quick Trip

Kings Mountain, N.C. Let your adventurous side come out by hiking the many miles of trails at Crowders Mountain! It’s only 45 minutes away from Charlotte and the perfect spot for a quick day trip! What’s At Crowders Mountain? Crowders Mountain is a great spot to enjoy the cool mountain air while hiking, camping or

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Spring Into Action! 10 Tips to Make Your Home Shine

When the weather warms up and the trees begin to bud, we all get a bit of spring fever. Since we have spent quite a bit of time indoors, we may have become somewhat bored with our surroundings.  With that in mind, here are 10 ways to cure the fever and have a new found

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Impactful Outdoors! 5 Tips for Improving Your Home’s Curb Appeal

Curb appeal makes ALL the difference when your home is seen online, for the casual drive by and for the initial in-person showing.  You want to make sure it promotes the message of warm, welcoming and well-maintained.  Potential buyers will assume the interior has been given the same amount of attention as the exterior. If

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Charlotte Active Over 55 Communities

Active Adult, Over 55 Communities in Charlotte, Lake Norman and South Carolina Many of the active adult communities (over 55) don’t market themselves that way, so they can be difficult to find. For a long time, Sun City Carolina Lakes, the fantastically successful Del Webb Community in Fort Mill was the only one. (Scroll down

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