homes for sale: Lake Norman Short Sale Homes-6 Left - 11/03/14 12:00 PM

Lake Norman Short Sale Homes for Sale- 6 Left!
Lake Norman experienced a terrible foreclosure and short sale period during the economic crash of 2007. However, the past 2 years have seen a tremendous turn around with Lake Norman Home Sales. I did an updated search this morning to see what Lake Norman Short Sale homes were left in the Lake Norman region and found 15 homes on the Charlotte MLS.
Of the 15 homes that were listed 9 of them were Under Contract. There is only ONE SHORT SALE LAKE NORMAN WATERFRONT HOME LEFT!  
Foreclosure is a fairly well understood process, … (0 comments)

homes for sale: Search Lake Norman Waterfront Homes for Sale - 11/01/14 10:38 AM
Search Lake Norman Homes for Sale
Search Lake Norman Waterfront Homes Lake Norman was created by Duke Energy in 1963 when it dammed the Catawba River and built the massive Cowans Ford Dam at the border between Mecklenburg and Lincoln Counties along NC Highway 73 in Huntersville.
Lake Norman is the largest man-made lake in North Carolina.  It is also known as the "inland sea" as it boats 520 miles of shoreline and a surface area of more than 32,475 acres, making it almost as large as the other ten lakes on the Catawba River combined.  It was named after former … (2 comments)

homes for sale: Lake Norman Luxury Home Sales Summer 2014 - 10/28/14 03:43 AM
Lake Norman Luxury Homes Sale Summer 2014
Lake Norman Luxury Home Sales Summer 2014 over $2 million
The summer of 2014 saw 13 homes on Lake Norman sell in excess of $2 million. All were in Cornelius and Mooresville and waterfront only,  which is no surprise. The highest was on Jetton Road which garnered $3.9 million at 10,000 sq ft.

The Point in Mooresville, NC saw the most of the premium sales with the Peninsula in Cornelius, NC coming in second.
The Lake Norman real estate market has been on a steady incline and we believe this trend to continue going into 2015. It … (0 comments)

homes for sale: Lake Norman Waterfront Homes for Sale - Newest Lisitngs - 08/01/14 06:32 AM

2014 has started out strong in the selling of Lake Norman Waterfront Homes.
The real estate market in Charlotte and the surrounding areas seem to be picking up based on the latest figures. For those who are still considering a move to the Lake Norman region or possibly just wanting to get on Lake Norman here are some of the newest listings. As you will see prices can vary between $300k  to over $5 million.
 
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homes for sale: Lake Norman Waterfront Real Estate - Condos to Estates - 03/03/14 02:08 PM

Lake Norman is Growing Lake Norman Waterfront Homes for Sale - Condos to Estates
There are a number of homes and unique communities surrounding Lake Norman. You will certainly find luxury Lake Norman real estate in the towns of - Cornelius, Huntersville, Denver, Davidson and Mooresville. Homes range from condos to luxury estates. Also available are magnificent lots waiting for your dream home to be built.
Lake Norman waterfront condo The Lake Norman and Charlotte NC region has a strong financial environment, natural beauty as well as several of the best real estate in the country. Lake Norman is special in that it is located just … (0 comments)

homes for sale: Lake Norman Waterfront Homes for Sale - Things to Consider - 02/27/14 06:36 AM

Lake Norman Waterfront Homes for Sale - When buying waterfront houses on Lake Norman there are a number of factors you should consider. Lake Norman has over 520 miles of shoreline and each lot has it's own unique characteristics. So I have compiled a list of those factors:
big water views private pier/docks pier permitting amenities location to main channel low water bridge locations coves drought resistant coves dredging regulations beach area septic/well city water and sewer set backs community boat slips deeded/leased boat slips boat lift covered boat slip boat house lake access (ramp) rip rap sea wall wake zone building restrictions/ … (1 comments)

homes for sale: Stephen's Grove Neighborhood Homes for Sale - Huntersville Real Estate - 05/24/12 03:55 PM
Stephen's Grove Neighborhood Homes for Sale - Huntersville, NC Real Estate
Stephen's Grove subdivision is located in beautiful Huntersville, NC just minutes from Lake Norman. The community was built by Shea Home Builders which have some of the nicest floor plans for any home.
I have lived in the neighborhood with my wife Suzanne and 8 yr old triplet boys since 2007 and can honestly say that it is one of the nicest communities in Huntersville, NC and the Lake Norman region. The amenities include an Olympic size swimming pool, lighted tennis courts, basketball court, playground and clubhouse.
The school system includes … (2 comments)

homes for sale: Huntersville North Carolina still showing growth despite downturn - Vermilllion Neighborhood - 04/05/12 07:08 AM
Vermillion Subdivision Huntersville, NC is still growing despite economic downturn.
Here is a recent article in the Charlotte Observer by Elisabeth Arriero.
Huntersville is booming.
Despite a construction slump in many other parts of the country, the town is experiencing strong growth in building permits issued for residential and commercial construction, with no sign the trend will slow anytime soon.
Huntersville officials said the number of residential housing permits issued increased 52 percent from 2010 to 2011, to 353 permits issued last year. “To date through February, we’ve had 59 through the first two months of this year,” said Huntersville Principal … (0 comments)

homes for sale: Lake Norman Waterfront Homes for Sale - New Construction to Foreclosure Lake Norman Real Estate - 02/12/12 11:19 AM
Lake Norman Waterfront Homes for Sale - New Construction to Foreclosures
Lake Norman New Construction
Lake Norman Homes $400-$500k
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Lake Norman Foreclosures
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Mike CarpinoBroker/Owner2011 Charlotte Five Star Real Estate AgentMike@LakeAndTown.com704 301-9264
 
 

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homes for sale: Lake Norman Waterfront Homes for Sale - 20 Minute Commute to Uptown Charlotte - 01/29/12 07:08 PM
Lake Norman Waterfront Homes for Sale 20 minutes from Uptown Charlotte
The Lake Norman region continues to be a great destination for many people relocating to Charlotte, NC. It has some of the most beautiful real estate in all of North Carolina.
The towns of Denver, Huntersville, Cornelius, Davidson and Mooresville provide residents the opportunity to enjoy the lake lifestyle without the long commute to Uptown Charlotte.
Real Estate on Lake Norman has become more affordale and people are realizing that it is a great opportunity to buy lake property. Home prices that were once listed between 700k-800k are now selling … (0 comments)

homes for sale: Lake Norman Waterfront Real Estate - Hough High School District - 01/27/12 12:17 PM
Lake Norman Waterfront Real Estate - Hough High School District
For many of the families who are relocating to the Lake Norman region of Charlotte, NC one of their main concerns is what school system their children will be attending and can I get waterfront property.
Hough High School which is located in the Lake Norman region is considered one of the top schools in the county. It is the only school in the county that you can attend and live on Lake Norman. 
William A. Hough High School is one of two schools that opened August 25, 2010 for students. It is built … (0 comments)

homes for sale: Get Ready to Ride the Wave of Foreclosures - Lake Norman to Charlotte Region Real Estate - 01/01/12 12:49 PM
The next wave of foreclosures in the Charlotte and Lake Norman Region is coming.
OK, so let's put 2011 behind us and start off the 2012 in a good mood. Well, I was ready to but I had to stop drinking my coffee and read the headline story today in the Charlotte Observer. "Housing Glut looms behind the region's "shadow inventory".
Now I know after some of yoy have read the story feel like that is bad news for the Real Estate market I look at it as a great opportunity for many looking to move to get a terrific buy. … (2 comments)

homes for sale: LAKE NORMAN WATERFRONT REAL ESTATE - HOMES FOR SALE - 12/17/11 12:58 PM
Lake Norman Waterfront Real Estate - Homes for Sale
The Lake Norman and Charlotte NC areas have a strong economic climate, natural beauty and some of the best communities in the country.
 Lake Norman is unique in that it is located just minutes from a leading metro area and is accessible from I-77 running North and South, I-40 running east and west at the top of the lake, and I-85 running south of the lake area.
Our NC mountains with winter sports are just a 1.5 hour drive and both NC and SC beaches are only a 3.5 hour trip. … (0 comments)

homes for sale: Lake Norman Waterfront Real Estate - New Construction - 12/13/11 01:40 PM
Lake Norman Waterfront Homes - New Construction
Lake Norman, the largest man-made lake in the Carolinas, is THE place for fun in the sun! Created in 1963 by Duke Energy, Lake Norman is 34 miles long with 520 miles of shoreline. Lake Norman offers numerous attractions to explore. From Lake Norman, you may enjoy the ease of traveling anywhere in the state. We're just north of Charlotte, and the mountains and coast are only a short drive away. Whatever your desire, find it outside your door in Lake Norman!
The Lake Norman area offers a mild, four-season climate. Located in the … (0 comments)

homes for sale: Lake Norman Waterfront Real Estate in the Short Sale or Foreclosure Process - 11/01/11 01:18 PM
Lake Norman Waterfront Homes in the Short Sale or Foreclosure Process - Lake Norman Real Estate.
Lake Norman NC situated only 20 minutes from Charlotte has become a desired destination for many looking to relocate. For many who are looking for the BIG DEAL they will find a number of waterfront properties priced well below market value because they are in the short sale or foreclosure process.
The benefit of buying foreclosed home for the buyer is to reduce the dangers when purchasing a property owned already by the banks. For one, financial institutions are willing to give away the foreclosed home at … (0 comments)

homes for sale: SHORT SALE ! Beautiful 4BR 3BA Home in Desirable Stephens Grove Neighborhood - Huntersville Homes for Sale - 10/28/11 09:56 AM
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homes for sale: Beautiful 5BR, 3BA home in desirable Withrow Downs Neighborhood - Charlotte NC Real Estate - 10/07/11 06:30 PM
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homes for sale: Beautiful 3BR/2BA Ranch Home in desirable Huntersville Neighborhood - MacAulay - 10/01/11 06:56 PM
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homes for sale: Cornelius Neighborhood Antiquity Still Growing Despite Economy - Cornelius NC Real Estate - 08/17/11 09:04 AM
Cornelius Neighborhood Antiquity Still Growing despite economy - Cornelius Real Estate News
For many who are looking to buy new construction in the Lake Norman region you may just want to drive over the covered bridge in Cornelius. Located only minutes from the Lake, I-77, Davidson and the brand new Hough High School. Here is a recent article from the Charlotte Observer singing the praise of the great community.
It's a familiar site in North Carolina and around the country: land lined with partially paved roads, utility hookups and empty lots. Nearby sits a weathered sign boasting the name of the … (0 comments)

homes for sale: Search Your Property Tax Rate in Charlotte NC - Mecklenburg County - 05/18/11 12:23 PM

Residents living in Mecklenburg County, NC have gone years without new assessments and property taxes. This certainly is not a good time to be raising anyone's taxes but they are coming.
I still believe that North Carolina is still a very affordable place to live. I have clients who live in New Jersey and pay close to $8000/year for a 1200 sq ft home. On my home in Huntersville NC which is in Mecklenburg County I pay just over $3000/year. I am very comfortable to be paying that amount for the tremendous schools, parks and other amenities in the north … (0 comments)