Matthews, NC Real Estate News

By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 April 2018 home sales in Matthews, North Carolina (28105 zip code) saw home sale prices substantially increasing, pending and closed sales also increasing by double digits. Market inventory remains tight and buyer demand continues to exceed supply.    The average sale price of Matthews homes increased by double digits for the fourth month in a row at 13.0% to just over $299,000 as compared with  the same period one year ago. The median price of homes also increased by 6.7% versus April 2017. Average days on market for property listings were 33 days. Median days on market  were 9 days in April 2018. In other words, homes continue to sell quickly. Average price per square foot increased by 9.6% to $125/square foot in April 2018 versus the same period in 2017. Pending sales were up 10.5% ...
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By Debe Maxwell, CRS, The right Charlotte REALTOR!
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Deerfield Creek Market Report APRIL 2018This lovely South Charlotte community offers a variety of home styles, convenient location & lifestyle and excellent schools. If you’re in search of a Charlotte area luxury neighborhood, look no farther than Deerfield Creek.   Although Deerfield Creek has a Matthews address, it is located in southern Mecklenburg County. Deerfield  Creek is a gorgeous community that boasts fabulous neighborhood amenities including pool, playground, tennis courts, an open air cabana, basketball court and more.  You’ll also enjoy wonderful neighbors in this popular South Charlotte neighborhood. Top-ranked school assignments include Providence High School.Now, how’s the Deerfield Creek residential real estate market doing?  Here are the final numbers for sales reporte...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 March 2018 home sales in Matthews, North Carolina (28105 zip code) saw home sale prices substantially increasing, pending and closed sales also increasing. Market inventory remains tight and buyer demand continues to exceed supply.   The average sale price of Matthews homes increased by double digits for the third month in a row at 12.0% to just under $298,000 as compared with  the same period one year ago. The median price of homes also increased by 8.5% versus March 2017. Average days on market for property listings were 34 days. Median days on market  were 9 days in March 2018.  Average price per square foot increased by 8.8% to $124/square foot in March 2018 versus the same period in 2017. Pending sales were up 8.4% in March versus the same month last year. Closed sales were up 7.5...
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By Carol Fox, Helping You Discover Charlotte's Best Small Towns
(Allen Tate Company 704-905-3935)
Matthews NC Golf Course CommunitiesDo you dream of living in a golf club community?  Enjoying your morning coffee overlooking rolling fairways?  Meeting your friends and neighbors for a round of golf in the neighborhood?  If so, consider golf course communities in Matthews NC.  Two area communities offer golf club homes and opportunities to live on the golf course.  These Matthews neighborhoods are Shannamara, built around The Divide golf course, and Emerald Lake on the Emerald Lake Golf Club. Search Emerald Lake homes for sale.  Search Shannamara homes for sale. Golf Courses in Matthews NCThe Divide Golf ClubAn 18-hole golf course designed by John Casell, The Divide opened in 1995.  It was named The Divide because it extends into both the Mecklenburg and Union County areas of Matthews....
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 February 2018 home sales in Matthews, North Carolina (28105 zip code) saw home sale prices substantially increasing, pending and closed sales also increasing. The average sale price of Matthews homes increased by double digits for the second month in a row at 13.3% to just under $297,000 as compared with  the same period one year ago.  Average days on market for property listings were  33 days. Median days on market  were 9 days in February 2018.  Average price per square foot increased by 9.7% to $124/square foot in February 2018 versus the same period in 2017. Pending sales were up 8.2% in February versus the same month last year. Closed sales were up 6.0% During February 2018, the number of showings until pending contract per listing averaged 15 showings (flat versus last year) whil...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 January 2018 home sales in Matthews, North Carolina (28105 zip code) saw home sale prices substantially increasing, pending and closed sales also increasing. The average sale price of Matthews homes increased by 11.0% to just under $294,000 as compared with  the same period one year ago.  Average days on market for property listings were  33 days. Median days on market  were 9 days in January 2018 down 10% year-over-year. No doubt that Matthews homes are selling quickly and more quickly, on average, about 2 days more quickly than homes in Mecklenburg County where Matthews is located. Average price per square foot increased by 7.9% to $123/square foot in January 2018 versus the same period in 2017. Pending sales were up 9.9% in January versus the same month last year. Closed sales were ...
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By Carol Fox, Helping You Discover Charlotte's Best Small Towns
(Allen Tate Company 704-905-3935)
55+ Communities in Matthews NC  2017 Market ReportSeniors, retirees, empy nesters and baby boomers.  Does a community offering the active adult 55+ lifestyle interest you?  Or perhaps downsizing from your large two-story home to one-level living in a patio home is part of your future plans.  You'll find a number of options for 55+ communities in Matthews NC. This 2017 market report for active adult 55+ communities in Matthews will identify the neighborhoods within the town, show the market activity for each in 2017, and help you find a community that fits your lifestyle and budget.  If you currently own a home in one of these neighborhoods, you will get an idea of what your home might be worth.A detailed market report for each community including a comparison of the 2017 market with the...
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By Carol Fox, Helping You Discover Charlotte's Best Small Towns
(Allen Tate Company 704-905-3935)
Matthews NC Real Estate Market Report 2017  The Matthews NC real estate market was vibrant in 2017.   This home values report compares the 2017 Matthews real estate market with 2016.  Want to know how much your Matthews NC home is worth?  You'll find average sales prices in this report along with average days on market and list-to-sale ratios.  Get a free market analysis of your Matthews home.Search for homes in Matthews NC. Two areas are included in this Matthews home values report.  The Town of Matthews has a quaint historic downtown and solid business core with mainly older neighborhoods surrounding it.  This area lies in Mecklenburg County and is identified with the zip code 28105.  Identified by zip code 28104, the other area encompasses large areas of Union County with some neighb...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 December 2017 home sales in Matthews, North Carolina (28105 zip code) saw home sale prices substantially increasing, pending and closed sales also increasing. The average sale price of Matthews homes increased by 10.6% to just over $290,000 as compared with  the same period one year ago.  Average days on market for property listings were up by 2 days to 33 days. Median days on market  were flat at 9 days in December 2017. Holiday seasonality more than likely played some role here, but at 33 days on market, Matthews homes were selling    day more quickly than the Charlotte metro market as a whole. Average price per square foot increased by 8.0% to $122/square foot in December 2017 versus the same period in 2016. Pending sales were up 6.9% in December versus the same month last year. Clo...
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By Carol Fox, Helping You Discover Charlotte's Best Small Towns
(Allen Tate Company 704-905-3935)
Callonwood Home Values and Homes for SaleCallonwood in Matthews NC is a community for every lifestyle.  Looking for your first home?  Check out the Callonwood townhomes, an affordable choice.  Need five or six bedrooms for your family?  Callonwood homes for sale include community estate homes with room for everyone.  Is it time to downsize to one-level living?  You'll find a selection of ranches and master down homes in the neighborhood.You'll feel like you are on vacation every day because of Callonwood's resort-style amenities.  A two-story clubhouse with swimming pool greets you when you enter the neighborhood.  This amenity center is the focal point of numerous social clubs and the swim team.  The Callonwood recreation area includes a playground, picnic shelter and sports fields for...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 November 2017 home sales in Matthews, North Carolina (28105 zip code) saw home sale prices substantially increasing, but closed sales decreasing, more than likely due to lack of inventory. The average sale price of Matthews homes increased by 12.4% to just over $291,000 as compared with  the same period one year ago.  Average days on market for property listings were up by one day to 32 days. Median days on market  were down by one day to 9 days in November 2017. Average price per square foot increased by 7.1% to $121/square foot in November 2017 versus the same period in 2016. Pending sales were up 6.0% in November versus the same month last year. During November 2017, the number of showings until pending contract per listing averaged 22 showings (up 4.8% versus last year) while the n...
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By Debe Maxwell, CRS, The right Charlotte REALTOR!
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Deerfield Creek Market Report NOV 2017This pristine South Charlotte community offers a variety of home styles, convenient location & lifestyle and excellent schools. If you’re in search of a Charlotte area luxury neighborhood, look no farther than Deerfield Creek.  Located in Mecklenburg County but, with a Matthews address, Deerfield  Creek is a gorgeous community.  This popular luxury home community  boasts fabulous neighborhood amenities including pool, playground, tennis courts, an open air cabana, basketball court and more.  You’ll find wonderful neighbors in this popular South Charlotte neighborhood. Top-ranked school assignments include Providence High School.Now, how’s the Deerfield Creek residential real estate market doing?  Here are the final numbers for sales reported Novembe...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 October 2017 home sales in Matthews, North Carolina (28105 zip code) saw home sale prices substantially increasing, but closed sales decreasing, more than likely due to lack of inventory. The average sale price of Matthews homes increased by 10.5% to just under $289,000 as compared with  the same period one year ago.  Average days on market for property listings were up by one day to 33 days. Median days on market  were flat at 10 days in October 2017. Average price per square foot increased by 8.0% to $121/square foot in October 2017 versus the same period in 2016. Pending sales were up 3.4% in October versus the same month last year. During October 2017, the number of showings until pending contract per listing averaged 22 showings (up 4.8% versus last year) while the number of showi...
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By Carol Fox, Helping You Discover Charlotte's Best Small Towns
(Allen Tate Company 704-905-3935)
Matthews NC Home Values Report by the NumbersWhat's my Matthews NC home worth?  This home values report will give you the important numbers for the third quarter of 2017.  Want to get a more definitive idea of the value of your home?  Contact Carol Fox at 704-905-3935 for a comprehensive market analysis.Matthews NC home values are shown separately for the two zip codes that serve the Matthews area because these areas are very different.  In general, Matthews NC 28105 has older homes and smaller neighborhoods than Matthews NC 28104.  Because 28104 has abundant open land for new construction, the average sales price is much higher than 28105.  Learn more about the differences in these two Matthews zip code areas.Is Matthews NC a buyers market or a sellers market?  With only 2.4 months of ...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
The Town of Matthews, North Carolina hosts its 4th Annual Pawsitively Matthews event to celebrate dogs Saturday, November 4th! This highly anticipated event is all about dogs and is fun for dogs and their owners. Pawsitively Matthews is a free event featuring more than 50 pet-friendly vendors, rescue groups with adoptable dogs, and demonstrations by the Matthews Police Department K-9 Unit of pet CPR and first aid. And don't forget about the Matthews Mutt Strutt, featuring best pet trick and pet look-a-like contests.  Pawsitively Matthews will take place at Matthews' Stumptown Park at 120 S Trade Street from 10:00 am till 4:00 pm.  Click here for the Pawsitively Matthews Events Map. See the event schedule for Pawsitively Matthews below:   Libations at the Beer And Wine Pawvillion, food t...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 September 2017 home sales in Matthews, North Carolina (28105 zip code) saw home sale prices substantially increasing, days on market decreasing, but closed sales and pending sales staying somewhat flat, more than likely due to lack of inventory. The average sale price of Matthews homes increased by 11.9% to just under $287,500 as compared with  the same period one year ago.  Average days on market for property listings were flat at 32 days. Median days on market were also flat at 10 days in September 2017. Average price per square foot increased by 8.1% to $120/square foot in September 2017 versus the same period in 2016. Pending sales were down 2.0% in September versus the same month last year, partially due to the lack of inventory and partially to the fact that by September many pro...
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By The Vining Group at eXp Realty, Relationships First. Real Estate Second.
(The Vining Group)
UNDER CONTRACT!MLS: 3319864Wyndmere 1401 Sycamore Knoll Court, Matthews, NC 28105Listing price: $308,900 4 Bedrooms | 2 Full Bath | 1 Half Bath | sqftFor a private showing contact listing agent Ken Vining, 704-258-2948, ken@teamvininggroup.com Chrystal Rowe, 704-968-9695, chrystal@teamvininggroup.comDESCRIPTION Wonderful cul-de-sac home in Matthews on half acre lot! Walk out to your private backyard featuring screened-in porch, mature trees and plenty of open space. This charming 4 bed, 2.5 bath home features a main level complete with neutral palette in the semi-open floor plan and plenty of natural light in the home. Recent upgrades include hardboard exterior and exterior painting in 2017. SCHOOLS Elizabeth South Charlotte Providence
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 August 2017 home sales in Matthews, North Carolina (28105 zip code) saw home sale prices substantially increasing, days on market decreasing, but closed sales and pending sales staying somewhat flat, more than likely due to lack of inventory. The average sale price of Matthews homes increased by 11.8% to just over $285,000 as compared with  the same period one year ago.  Average days on market for property listings dropped by 1 day to 32 days from 33 days just one year ago--an 3.0% improvement over the same period last year. Median days on market also dropped by 18.2% to 9 days in August 2017.   Average price per square foot increased by 8.2% to $119/square foot in August 2017 versus the same period in 2016. Pending sales were essentially flat in August versus the same month last year,...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
If it's Labor Day Weekend in the Charlotte area, you know it's time for the Matthews Alive Festival 2017.  For four days, starting Friday, September 1st through Labor Day, September 4th, you'll not only have a ton of  fun, you'll be helping the Town of Matthews contribute to local non-profit organizations. It's worth pointing out that 100% of the proceeds from the festival go to local non-profits. And in fact, the "motto" of this festival is "good times funding good works." A true Labor Day Weekend tradition in the Charlotte metro area, 2017 is the 25th year of the Matthews Alive Festival and it's going stronger than ever. Over the past 24 years,  $1.5 million have been contributed to the local community by the town of Matthews from funds raised by this festival. Matthews Alive Festival...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 Ready to buy a home in Matthews in North Carolina? Here's a quick link to all Matthews homes for sale. It provides a search feature you customize to find a home that meets your specific needs. What size, price and location work best for you? Just enter the information and search for your dream home in Matthews near Charlotte, NC. Or use the map below to search for your dream home in Matthews. However you decide to search, I'm sure you'll find something to "wet your appetite." And when you do, contact me. I can help you make that Matthews dream home happen! Matthews: A Historic TownMatthews is a historic town with roots going back to the early 19th century, located in southeastern Mecklenburg County, adjacent to Charlotte, Mint Hill and Indian Trail. Today, you can still enjoy the histo...
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