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For sale: Beautiful 4BR in Fountaingrove, University area

September 08, 2017

Get more bang for your buck in the University Area and still be just minutes from UNC-Charlotte, Concord Mills and only 20 minutes outside Center City. In addition to more than 3,000 square feet of go...

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Denver waterfront for sale: 8181 Mallard Road

September 07, 2017

  This spectacular waterfront home at 8181 Mallard Road in beautiful Denver, N.C., will exceed all your expectations for Lake Norman living! 35 min. to Charlotte 20 min. to Birkdale Village in H...

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Mark your calendars: Two chances to give back

August 28, 2017

There are two charitable events coming up in September in the towns of Concord and Cornelius. * Eleven Lakes Brewing is hosting its annual “Hops for Hope” fundraiser benefitting the Hope H...

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Lake Norman-area home sales up in July

August 21, 2017

Home sales in the Lake Norman area and across the Charlotte region rose in July as a result of continued reduced inventory that is driving a strong seller’s market. The number of closed sales in...

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Anchors Landing offers quiet, affordable living in Sherrills Ford

August 06, 2017

Anchors Landing is a small, established community located just minutes from NC-150 and Lake Norman in the rural setting of Sherrills Ford in Catawba County. Anchors Landing is accessible via Shore Lau...

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Beautiful 4BR home listed in Crown Harbor, Cornelius

July 21, 2017

Gorgeous Two-Story Home in a Lake Access Community! – 23018 Wilcher Ct, Cornelius, NC 28031 23018 Wilcher Ct, Cornelius, NC 28031, $507,000, 4 beds, 3.5 baths, 3350 sq ft For more information, c...

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Mortgage apps rise, despite higher rates

July 10, 2017

More borrowers applied for home loans for the week ending June 30, even as rates made the largest five-day jump since just after the presidential elections. Total mortgage application volume was up 1....

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Cornelius ranks on MSN list of top lake towns

July 02, 2017

Small town Cornelius made big news recently when MSN named the 15-square-mile town to its list of Best Lake Towns in the United States. Cornelius made the list of 11 best lake towns for its proximity ...

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100 Norman Place: A quaint lakeside community in Cornelius

June 18, 2017

A beautiful home in 100 Norman Place puts you right in the center of the Lake Norman action in Cornelius and is perfectly located near the area’s best shopping, dining and outdoor recreation des...

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Lake-area home sales, prices rise up in May

June 12, 2017

The Lake Norman area saw an increase in home sales and prices in May, while the overall Charlotte region’s sales dipped slightly amid an ongoing decline in inventory. Overall market inventory co...

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Feel at home in Denver’s Killian Crossing

May 30, 2017

Killian Crossing is a beautiful community of single-family homes located in the East Lincoln town of Denver close to the shores of Lake Norman. The neighborhood is accessible from Grassy Creek Road j...

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Ramsey Creek beach opens May 20

May 15, 2017

In preparation for the Summer swim season to go into full swing, Mecklenburg County is opening the public swimming beach at Ramsey Creek Park May 20. The early opening will give the county time to iro...

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Make plans to celebrate mom this weekend

May 09, 2017

There are a variety of fantastic Lake Norman-area eateries open Sunday, May 14, for Mother’s Day and a few offering special dining options to celebrate the day. North Harbor Club on the water in...

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210 Delburg St, Davidson: From old mill to tech hub?

May 01, 2017

A former mill in downtown Davidson is getting a new lease on life in the hopes of bringing more technology and innovation to the Lake Norman area, according to a press release from Davidson College. T...

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Troutman’s Falls Cove offers 2 neighborhood choices

April 26, 2017

The lovely, upscale community of Falls Cove on the northeastern corner of Lake Norman in Troutman gives prospective homeowners a variety of home choices in its two separate neighborhoods – Parkw...

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Three LKN towns make top 25 list

April 18, 2017

Though Triangle/Raleigh-area towns took the top spots for best places to live in North Carolina, three Lake Norman-area towns ranked in the top 25. On Niche’s 2017 Best Places to Live list, whic...

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Fifth brewery for LKN area to open in Cornelius

April 11, 2017

There will soon be a new brew in town as Eleven Lakes Brewery will open soon in Cornelius, according to a Charlotte Business Journal report. The brewery is a collaboration of friends Jack and Teri Lip...

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Find your forever home in Denver’s Sailview community

April 03, 2017

Find a quiet place on the western shore of Lake Norman to call your own in Denver’s gorgeous Sailview community. Sailview is located of Webbs Road and is full of beautiful custom-built homes on ...

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Live in heart of First Ward: 519 E. 9th St. #5

March 29, 2017

  Get the best of both worlds with the action of life in Center City, walkability and room to move in this lovely First Ward residence! This brick town home is an end unit full of natural light a...

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Cornelius’s Victoria Bay: Affordable water-side living

March 24, 2017

Victoria Bay in Cornelius is a moderately priced neighborhood in a great central location close to the open waters of Lake Norman and great shopping and dining options. The neighborhood is located off...

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LKN total home sales, average prices down in Feb.

March 13, 2017

Davidson:  Closed sales +22.2% to 22, Average sales price -6.4% to $359,598 Denver: Closed sales + 85% to 37, Average sales price -11.7% to $355,302 Huntersville: Closed sales +33.8% to 99, Average ...

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Spotlight: Denver’s beautiful Lakewood neighborhood

March 10, 2017

The popular Denver community of Lakewood has large homes, homes sites and waterfront lots located along the western shore of Lake Norman. Lakewood is located off Burton Lane from Webbs Road adjacent t...

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Hello, Sailor taking over Rusty Rudder space

March 01, 2017

The owners of Davidson’s Kindred are breathing new life into the site of the former Rusty Rudder restaurant in Cornelius with their latest labor of love. Hello, Sailor is scheduled to open for s...

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Spotlight: Mooresville’s Pine Isle neighborhood

February 20, 2017

The Mooresville community of Pine Isle, along with adjacent North Shore, was one of the first communities built along the Brawley School Road peninsula on Lake Norman. The Crescent-developed community...

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Beautiful homes, views in Cornelius’s Heron Harbor

February 07, 2017

Heron Harbor homeowners definitely have the best of both worlds – lakeside living in Cornelius and proximity to I-77, shopping, dining and Davidson College. Located off Torrence Chapel Road, Her...

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Discover Eastwind Cove in the Lake Norman town of Denver

December 06, 2016

  Lower taxes, Lincoln County schools and access to beautiful Lake Norman and all the amenities of the Charlotte metro area. If that sounds good then you should take a look at the Denver communit...

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Waterfront community: Sisters Cove in Mooresville on Lake Norman

November 21, 2016

Sisters Cove is the newest, all waterfront community in the Lake Norman town of Mooresville and offers the relaxed lake lifestyle without sacrificing proximity to fantastic amenities. Nest Homes is de...

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Low inventory continues to drive home prices in Oct.

November 14, 2016

The Charlotte housing market saw much of the same trend in October as previous months – steady price gains amid a continued low housing inventory.  The Lake Norman area’s average sales pr...

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On the market in Wynfield Forest: 16106 Wynfield Creek, Huntersville

November 05, 2016

This charming 4-bedroom home in Wynfield Forest is the perfect place to set down roots in the Lake Norman-area town of Huntersville. Built in 1995, this home’s nearly 1,900 square feet has been ...

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Spotlight: Bridgeport in Lake Norman-area Mooresville

October 31, 2016

Located along the shores of Lake Norman off Langtree Road in the town of Mooresville is the beautiful Bridgeport neighborhood. Built in the late 1980s and early 1990s, Bridgeport has nearly 190 homes,...

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Neighborhood spotlight: Cornelius’ Glenridge

October 24, 2016

The Glenridge neighborhood is in the Lake Norman-area town of Cornelius and has affordably priced homes in a location convenient to the lake area’s best shopping, dining and entertainment. Estab...

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Neighborhood spotlight: White Dove Estates

October 17, 2016

White Dove Estates is a Sherrills Ford neighborhood on the northwest side of Lake Norman with convenient access to I-77 (just a few miles from Exit 36).  White Dove Estates feeds Sherrills Ford Elem...

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Event: Parade of Homes!

October 06, 2016

Get ready to window shop your way through some of the Greater Charlotte area’s newest and nicest homes this weekend! The annual Parade of Homes begins Oct. 7 and lasts 2 more weekends through Oc...

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Country club, Lake Norman-area living in Denver’s Verdict Ridge

October 02, 2016

You can find peace, tranquility and a country club life on the quiet western shore of Lake Norman living among the rolling hills and greens of Verdict Ridge Golf and Country Club! Beautiful Verdict Ri...

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Amenities, rural setting in Davidson’s Summers Walk

September 24, 2016

Summers Walk in the lake-area, college town of Davidson offers several options for family living with fantastic amenities in a rural setting that is still only a few minutes away from shopping, entert...

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Neighborhood spotlight: Lakepointe South in Sherrills Ford

September 19, 2016

Lakepointe South is a beautiful community of lakeside and waterfront single-family homes in the rural setting of Sherrills Ford (Catawba County) on the northwestern shore of Lake Norman. Located on a ...

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Spotlight: Mooresville’s Water Oak on shores of Lake Norman

September 11, 2016

The Saussy Burbank-built community of Water Oak offers a quaint neighborhood feel while being close to lots of amenities, great schools and the beautiful shore of Lake Norman. Water Oak is located off...

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Spotlight: Country club life in Davidson’s River Run near Lake Norman

September 02, 2016

A custom home of your dreams, golf course and country club in your back yard and beautiful Lake Norman less than 20 minutes away… It could all be yours in the beautiful River Run community in th...

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Spotlight: Huntersville’s Skybrook neighborhood

August 25, 2016

Though most people think of lake living near Birkdale Village when they think of the town of Huntersville, there are actually many beautiful neighborhoods to the east of I-77. Skybrook and Skybrook Go...

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Home for sale Near Plaza Midwood Area: 1446 Downs Ave., Charlotte

August 20, 2016

This charming ranch home at 1446 Downs Ave. in Davis Park is perfect for young couples and families alike at just over 1,050 square feet! Close to Uptown, NoDa and Plaza Midwood, this 2001-built 3-bed...

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On the market: Avenue #2007, 210 North Church St., Center City

August 06, 2016

Imagine being able to walk to and from work, fabulous restaurants, sports and museums in the heart of Center City’s historic Fourth Ward! That could be your reality in this beautiful and furnish...

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Avenue: At home in the heart of Center City Charlotte

August 04, 2016

  If Uptown walkability and an urban lifestyle appeals to you then nothing says metropolitan living like the luxury residences of Avenue condominiums in the middle of Center City. Avenue’s ...

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Boat lover’s paradise in Cornelius’ Crown Harbor on Lake Norman

July 27, 2016

Crown Harbor is a lovely waterfront community in the beautiful Lake Norman town of Cornelius. If you are an avid boater, this neighborhood is for you. Crown Harbor is the only Lake Norman community wi...

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Be close to Lake Norman, shopping in Cornelius’ Alexander Chase

July 24, 2016

Alexander Chase in the Lake Norman-area town of Cornelius is a great community that offers attached condominiums as well as single-family homes with proximity to Birkdale Village and other area entert...

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Spotlight on Mooresville’s Watertree Landing on Lake Norman

July 17, 2016

The luxury community of Watertree Landing is located in the Brawley School Road area along the eastern shore of Lake Norman in Mooresville. The smaller, quiet town of Mooresville offers an idyllic way...

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Live the quiet life in Denver’s Westport on Lake Norman

July 10, 2016

There is no reason to sacrifice peace, quiet and modern conveniences if you want to live a more rural lifestyle on the shores of Lake Norman. The Denver community of Westport combines the best of all ...

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Neighborhood spotlight: Mooresville’s luxury Bay Crossing

July 03, 2016

Bay Crossing in Mooresville might be one of the Lake Norman area’s best-kept secrets for luxury living on larger home lots with nearby access to great lake-area shops, restaurants and entertainm...

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On the market: 9319 Glenashley Drive, Cornelius

June 25, 2016

This fantastic 2-story traditional home is located in the popular master-planned Heritage Green neighborhood in the Lake Norman-area town of Cornelius. Built in 2006, this home has been lovingly maint...

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Stay safe on the water this summer!

June 15, 2016

Already this season Lake Norman has claimed the lives of three young people, one an experienced search-and-rescue diver who lost his life in an attempt to locate a missing swimmer. These tragedies are...

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Easy living in Denver’s Norman Pointe on Lake Norman

June 10, 2016

The beautiful lakeside community of Norman Pointe is located on the western shore of Lake Norman just east of small-town Denver. The luxury neighborhood is located of Webbs Road and only 4 miles from ...

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Spotlight: Luxury homes in Denver’s Pebble Bay

June 01, 2016

The gated neighborhood of Pebble Bay is a secluded enclave of luxurious custom homes on the northwestern shore of Lake Norman in Denver (Catawba County). Pebble Bay sits on a peninsula just west of Sl...

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Spacious retreat in The Hamptons – 10240 Vixen Lane

May 27, 2016

This spacious home in the desirable Huntersville neighborhood of The Hamptons puts you right in the center of Lake Norman-area action but gives you a beautiful retreat to call your own and unwind! Lis...

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Neighborhood spotlight: Huntersville’s Olmsted

May 21, 2016

The lovely Huntersville community of Olmsted is the best of both worlds for homeowners wanting a peaceful, natural setting with great amenities close to shopping, dining and beautiful Lake Norman. Olm...

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Must-see gorgeous home – 8005 Tosomock Lane, Huntersville

May 20, 2016

This beautiful home in the desirable Olmsted neighborhood in Huntersville has everything to make your big family feel right at home! Built in 2014 by John Wieland Homes, this full-brick residence has ...

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Beacon Pointe: Rural living on Lake Norman in Mooresville

May 18, 2016

The Beacon Pointe neighborhood in Mooresville is a bucolic Lake Norman community that combines the best of a rural, lakeside life without giving up big city conveniences that are less than an hour awa...

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Bring your boat to Cornelius’s lakeside Blue Stone Harbor

May 15, 2016

If you want a true lakeside community that is close to the best shopping and dining around Lake Norman and offers a place to keep a boat, then you need to visit the beautiful community of Blue Stone H...

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Everything is close to home in Huntersville’s The Hamptons

May 13, 2016

It’s not THE Hamptons, as in New York’s Long Island, but it is a pretty darn nice place to call home if you want to be in the Lake Norman-area town of Huntersville. Located off Sam Furr Ro...

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Spotlight: Monteith Park in beautiful Lake Norman-area Huntersville

May 10, 2016

Monteith Park in the heart of Huntersville is a great community of single-family homes and townhomes that suit every budget! Monteith Park is close to major thoroughfares, golf courses/country club, s...

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At home in waterfront Pointe Norman in Sherrills Ford

May 09, 2016

The Pointe Norman neighborhood in Sherrills Ford is a small enclave of mostly waterfront homes located off Highway 150 near Slanting Bridge Road, about 3.5 miles from downtown Sherrills Ford. Pointe N...

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Spotlight: Robbins Park in Lake Norman-area Cornelius

May 08, 2016

The Robbins Park neighborhood in Cornelius has everything you could want in Lake Norman-area neighborhood – proximity to water, shopping and amenities and a central location close to the interst...

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Spotlight on Lake Norman-area Vermillion in Huntersville

May 04, 2016

The popular Vermillion community in Huntersville offers beautiful single-family homes and condominiums in a family-oriented setting with its own retail space and restaurant. Located just a mile east o...

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Huntersville’s Wynfield: Lake-area living & convenient location

May 01, 2016

The Huntesville community of Wynfield is a great family-friendly neighborhood in a fantastic central location to the best Huntersville’s amenities as well as beautiful Lake Norman. Located off G...

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Get to know Lincoln Co.’s Lake Norman-area town of Denver

April 29, 2016

Denver, N.C., is a small town in Lincoln County located on the western shore of Lake Norman just south of Sherrills Ford. Settled in 1770, Denver was originally known as Dry Pond. The name was changed...

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Enjoy active retirement in Cornelius’ Bailey’s Glen near Lake Norman

April 27, 2016

The Bailey’s Glen neighborhood in Cornelius truly offers resort-style living for people ages 55-plus wanting to live an active life during their retirement years. Minutes from downtown Cornelius...

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Spotlight: Heritage Green in beautiful Cornelius, N.C.

April 24, 2016

The Cornelius neighborhood of Heritage Green is a wonderful community in a great price point with proximity to the best of Cornelius, Huntersville and Lake Norman! The master-planned neighborhood is ...

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Country club, lake-area living in Huntersville’s Northstone

April 21, 2016

Huntersville’s Northstone neighborhood is one of the area’s most popular communities and is built around the beautiful, private Northstone Country Club. Nearly 1,000 homes make up Northsto...

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Davidson, N.C.: A small college town on shores of Lake Norman

April 19, 2016

Not only is Davidson a beautiful town along the shores of Lake Norman, but it is also home to Davidson College, one of the country’s top liberal arts colleges. College towns have a different ene...

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Spotlight: The Harbour at the Pointe in Lake Norman-area Mooresville, N.C.

April 16, 2016

  The Harbour at the Pointe is a beautiful community of upscale homes located along the shores of Lake Norman in Mooresville. Begun in 1992, the neighborhood is located down Brawley School Road b...

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Get to know Catawba County’s Lake Norman-area Sherrills Ford

April 13, 2016

Sherrills Ford is a small town on the northwestern corner of Lake Norman best known for its low population density and proximity to the lake. If you’d rather see trees than neighbors then Sherri...

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Spotlight: Cedarfield neighborhood in Huntersville, N.C.

April 12, 2016

Cedarfield is one of Huntersville’s most popular neighborhoods due in part to great location and proximity to Lake Norman as well as top-notch shopping and dining! Cedarfield I, or Cedarfield Pl...

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Spotlight on Huntersville’s MacAulay neighborhood

April 09, 2016

The Scottish-themed neighborhood of MacAulay in Huntersville is one of the Lake Norman area’s most desirable home communities. Less than 3 miles from the shores of Lake Norman and within walking...

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In the center of the action: Huntersville’s Birkdale Village

April 06, 2016

Most people know Birkdale as Huntersville’s premier shopping, dining and golfing destination. It is also a fantastic place to call home! Located behind the retail and dining area is a neighborho...

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Get to know Lake Norman-area Huntersville!

April 05, 2016

The Lake Norman town of Huntersville, one of the top 50 fastest-growing suburbs in America, is the first Charlotte suburb north of the metro area. Like nearby Cornelius, Huntersville also gets its nam...

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New listing in Mtn. Island Lake-area Riverbend neighborhood

April 01, 2016

This lovely 3-bedroom home in the Mountain Island Lake region of Charlotte is new on the market and located in the beautiful Riverbend neighborhood. Built in 2004 by D.R. Horton, one of Charlotte̵...

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Fantastic opportunity in Huntersville’s Northstone

March 31, 2016

This three-bedroom foreclosure just came on the market in desirable Northstone. It is a great chance to get into a country club community for potentially below market value! Built in 1996, this 3,000+...

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Get to know Cornelius in Lake Norman North Carolina

March 28, 2016

The Lake Norman-area town of Cornelius is a relatively small town that has experienced tremendous growth over the last 15 years and become a premier destination for lakeside living and recreation. It ...

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Featured Peninsula listing: 19005 Beatties Ford

March 25, 2016

Live the good life in this gorgeous home in the heart of The Peninsula and just steps from Lake Norman’s shore! Imagine making more than 4,000 square feet of living space yours in a 5-bedroom, c...

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Spotlight: Meadows at Reed Creek in Mooresville

March 23, 2016

The Meadows got a boost this week when Mooresville planners rejected a rezoning request for a Costco-anchored shopping center at the corner of Talbert and Brawley School roads. For homeowners in The M...

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Mooresville nixes Talbert Road Costco

March 22, 2016

On Monday, the Mooresville Board of Commissioners rejected a plan for a Costco-anchored retail development near Brawley School and Talbert roads. Commissioners voted 5-1 against the proposed 41-acre p...

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At home in Mooresville’s The Farms

March 20, 2016

Lake, farm life and luxury living? Well, yes, sort of. No, you won’t find cows, but you might find the common area architecture and setting of Mooresville’s The Farms neighborhood is remin...

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Two new potential hotels for Lake Norman


Cornelius and Davidson are becoming increasingly more popular, and the number of residents, tourists and events is growing. Thus, so is the need for hotel accommodations in the area, and it looks like...

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Lake-area living in Cornelius’ Westmoreland

March 17, 2016

The Cornelius community of Westmoreland is a charming, well-priced neighborhood of traditional and Craftsman-style homes. It is perfect for any person or family that wants to be close to nature, Lake ...

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Living big in small-town Mooresville in Morrison Plantation

March 13, 2016

From railroad town to Race City USA, Mooresville is both a NASCAR hub and Lake Norman community with a lot to offer its residents. Whether you work in racing or just want to get a small-town feeling c...

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There’s a lot to love about Birkdale!


  The master-planned Birkdale neighborhood and the adjacent Birkdale Village shopping center put Huntersville on the map as a standalone community north of Charlotte. Since being built, the Birkd...

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It’s that time of the year again: Daylight Saving Time

March 07, 2016

Spring ahead, fall back. Most of us learned this as children. It’s something that happens every year with the beginning and end of Daylight Saving Time (DST). And yet, most of us are completely ...

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Cornelius’ Oakhurst has something for everyone


If you are looking to live north of Charlotte in the Lake Norman area but want a mature neighborhood that offers condominium living as well as single-family homes then consider taking a look at the ar...

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Northview Harbour: Quiet living on Lake Norman’s western shore

March 03, 2016

If peace and quiet in a lakefront setting is on your must-have list for house shopping then you might consider Northview Harbour in Sherrills Ford. Northview Harbour is the perfect place to call home ...

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Neighborhood spotlight: Davidson’s Bailey Springs

March 01, 2016

Located in beautiful Davidson, Bailey Springs is a neighborhood that gives residents a small-town lifestyle in traditional homes and proximity to big city culture. The town of Davidson is home to libe...

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The Peninsula: Lake, life and the pursuit of happiness

February 28, 2016

If you have ever been boating on Lake Norman and seen the jaw-dropping homes along its southeastern shore then you have likely seen some of The Peninsula’s 11 miles of shoreline. Easily one of t...

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What’s not to love about Centennial Community in Huntersville North Carolina?

February 26, 2016

The elegant, well-manicured Centennial entrance. The beautiful Centennial neighborhood in Huntersville just might be what you are looking for when it comes to great location, price point and an active...

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Luxury, lakeside living at The Point

February 24, 2016

Northwest of metro Charlotte is a golfing and boating paradise. Perhaps one of the best-known neighborhoods on Lake Norman, Mooresville’s The Point boasts 18 miles of shoreline and a Greg Norman...

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Lake Norman’s New $6 Million Aquatic Center Will Be The Largest In The Carolinas


Lake Norman is about to have the largest aquatic centers in North Carolina. SwimMAC is now working in partnership with LangTree, and a few other developers to build a massive new $6 million aquatic c...

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NBA All-Star 2017 Logo Crowns Charlotte for City’s Second NBA All-Star

February 15, 2016

CHARLOTTE,Feb. 14, 2016 – The National Basketball Association (NBA) today unveiled the logo for NBA All-Star 2017 in Charlotte, NC – the second NBA All-Star celebration hosted by the city along wi...

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Charlotte Was Just Ranked The Third Best Real Estate Market In America

January 28, 2016

According to a recent report by PwC and the Urban Land Institute, Charlotte officially now the third-most attractive real estate market in America. Charlotte’s rapidly growing population, strong c...

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