Waxhaw, NC Real Estate News

By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
November 2014 showed a solid performance for home sales in the Waxhaw area of the Charlotte metro area (28173 zip code--encompassing Waxhaw, Weddington, Marvin). The average sale price of Waxhaw area homes increased by 5.2% to just under $369,000, while days on market for property listings dropped to 83 days, a 17% improvement over the same period last year. Price per square foot also increased by 4.8% to $110/square foot during November versus the same period in 2013. There is quite a bit of new construction happening in Waxhaw and it's worth pointing out that new construction homes sold in November 2014 at an average price of just over $414,000 (a 21% increase over the same period last year).   Closed sales in Waxhaw increased in November 2014 by 9.3%, while pending sales increased by...
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By Judith Parker, CRS, GRI, CMRS, Charlotte, NC
(ProStead Realty)
  Today I needed a very special gift for a very special friend and this is my go to place when needing that special gift.  Many times I have visited this gallery for closing gifts, birthday presents, anniversary presents, and of course Christmas presents.   This gallery is the Stewart's Village Gallery and the owner is a potter.  He was actually there today waiting on customers.  He is always so kind and helpful.  In fact many of his pieces are on site for purchase.  I can go in and enjoy for hours the many beautiful art pieces from so many talented artists.  Check out the link and enjoy pictures of the gallery and the many pieces of beautiful pottery!   Today it was really extra special for there were wind chimes of all shapes and sizes making their magical music as I walked thru the ...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
A beloved Waxhaw tradition--and as part of its 12 Days of Christmas celebration--the town of Waxhaw in North Carolina, will be having its Christmas Parade followed by Santa's Ride through 31 Waxhaw neighborhoods this weekend. Waxhaw Christmas Parade: Date: Saturday, December 13th Place: Downtown Waxhaw Time: 3:00 pm   Before the parade you can enjoy story telling with Mrs. Clause at the Museum of the Waxhaws (8215 Waxhaw Highway) and after the Waxhaw Christmas Parade, be sure to enjoy a Snack with Santa at the Waxhaw United Methodist Church.   Waxhaw Santa's Ride: Date: Sunday, December 14th through December 20th Place: through more than 31 Waxhaw neighborhoods (click here for route) Time: leaving the Waxhae fire station at 6:30 pm (click here for schedule)  Check out the 12 Days of Chr...
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By Thomas Elrod
(Keller Williams Realty)
Open House November 22, Saturday 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Address 4503 Crewe Hall Lane, Waxhaw, NC   Click for Directions!   Price Click For Current Price5 beds 3 BATHROOMS ( 2 full, 1 half ) 3484 Square Feet   View Property Website for more information,pictures, current price, maps, schools and more! Description Beautiful 5 BR 2.5 BA all-brick, well-landscaped home in the highly desirable and active community of Prescot. It features a rocking chair front porch along with a large patio in the back overlooking a fenced-in backyard. Large open floor plan. New wide plank, hand-scraped floors throughout the main level. Kitchen features custom cabinets, granite counters, stainless steel appliances, breakfast area, butler's pantry, & ample storage. Large master suite, master bath, & walk-in-closet...
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OPEN HOUSE, November 22, Saturday 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM 4503 Crewe Hall Lane, Waxhaw, NC Get Directions Click Here Description Features Photos Maps & Local Schools $ Click for current price 5 BEDROOMS 3 BATHROOMS (2 full, 1 half) 3484 Square Feet Beautiful 5 BR 2.5 BA all-brick, well-landscaped home in a desirable & active Waxhaw community. It features a rocking chair front porch along w/ a large patio in the back overlooking a fenced-in backyard. Large open floor plan. New wide plank, hand-scraped floors. Kitchen features custom cabinets, granite counters, SS appliances, breakfast area, butler's pantry, & ample storage. Large master suite, BA, & closet. Large loft/bonus room. Walking trails across from lot & throughout the neighborhood. Waxhaw Homes For Sale Get a FREE HOME VALUE REPORT!...
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  Schedule a Showing/Request Info Waxhaw Homes For Sale Get a FREE HOME VALUE REPORT! Search All Homes For Sale Avoid Foreclosure Homes Close to Where You Work What is Your Home Worth?   The Elrod Team Licensed in NC/SC Keller Williams 704-817-4444 Questions?Schedule a Showing! MLS#: 3046681   Licensed In:North Carolina License #:268537 Information valid for the date of this posting only. Please contact us for the most current information and status of this property. 4503 Crewe Hall Lane Waxhaw, NC Scan with your smartphone & take me with you. Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure JUST LISTED     Beautiful 5 bedroom home for sale in Waxhaw, NC ! $ Click for current price 5 BEDROOMS 3 BATHROOMS ( 2 full, 1 half ) 3484 Square Feet Beautiful 5 BR 2.5 BA all-brick, well-la...
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By Thomas Elrod
(Keller Williams Realty)
  Beautiful 5 BR 3 BA Waxhaw smarthome with a wonderful floor plan! Guest BR/BA located downstairs. Master BR, 3 additional BRs, and laundry room on second floor. It features a home theater room, audio wired through the house, custom interior paint, 3 car garage + additional storage in garage, in ground irrigation system and a giant fenced-in backyard. The lot has been perked for a pool. It has a country feel but is still close to town. Come check it out!   Waxhaw Homes For Sale   Avoid Foreclosure Search All Homes For Sale Homes Close to Where You Work What is Your Home Worth? The Elrod Team Licensed in NC/SC Keller Williams 704-817-4444 elrodteamleads@gmail.com  
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By David Lee Morton, Real Estate Broker, Owner, Realtor®, Credit Guru
(David Morton Real Estate)
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By Thomas Elrod
(Keller Williams Realty)
For Sale: 5723 Verrazano Dr, Waxhaw, North Carolina 28173 in Shannon Vista Subdivision! Beautiful 4 BR 2.5 BA home located in the highly desirable subdivision Shannon Vista. This is appealing to buyers because of the low taxes in the area.   This open floor plan features a 3-car garage, downstairs there is a living room, formal dining area, kitchen (stainless steel refrigerator included) with a casual dining space, a great room and a charming sun room.  The sun room opens onto a private backyard with patio area, play-set and and perfect bench to sit and read a good book.   All four bedrooms are located on the second floor and there is also bonus room upstairs. The neighborhood also boasts a great pool and clubhouse.  This home is a MUST see!  
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By Melissa Brown, Realtor - South Charlotte NC Homes for Sale
(Helen Adams Realty)
I had an opportunity to attend a Realtor event at the Arthur Rutenberg Luxury Custom Home |The Club at Longview, and I'm really glad I went!  Arthur Rutenberg Homes is known for giving its clients unparalleled customer service and craftsmanship, whether you are building on one of their lots or your own!  With over 80 award-winning architectural plans, and over 45 furnished model homes, you're sure to find something you like in an Arthur Rutenberg luxury custom home!  If not, the architects and design team will customize your plan as you desire.   The Realtor event showcased the completed "Bordeaux" plan Arthur Rutenberg luxury custom home at The Club at Longview.  Situated on a private lot on the 4th green of the golf course, this breath-taking home features one of the most livable yet ...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 4512 Sandtyn Drive/Waxhaw, NC: Sold 4512 Sandtyn Drive in Waxhaw's popular New Towne Village subidvision sold and closed on April 3rd at a sale price of $248,000. This 4-5 bedroom/2.5 bath, move-in ready home went into contract within less than one week of being listed and sold at somewhat above the average selling price of homes in the neighborhood of $245,000.Homes in New Towne Village are selling fairly quickly and hopefully this trend will continue right through the 2014 spring selling season.If you are interested in buying or selling a home in New Towne Village in Waxhaw, NC, click on the links: SEARCH ALL NEW TOWNE VILLAGE HOMES FOR SALESEARCH ALL WAXHAW AREA HOMES  Updated: April 6, 2014  Pending Sale: 4512 Sandtyn Drive/Waxhaw, NC4512 Sandtyn Drive went into contract in less th...
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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)
European Luxury Home for Sale in Gated Chatelaine $799,000If you're in search of a luxury home with all of the bells and whistles, you simply MUST tour this one!  This Chatelaine listing has the finest appointments and is situated on one of THE best lots in this gated community!  Open floorplan, stately stone and hardwoods, a gourmet kitchen (with a hearth room) that is out of this WORLD, large formals, spacious living areas and master on the main!  This is ONE HOT PRICE too in popular Weddington School Zone!**Click the image below for a Virtual Tour of this South Charlotte luxury home!**175 feet of driveway leads you to a stunning, custom built, Old World, European manor home in the beautiful, gated South Charlotte community of Chatelaine.  This spectacular home is located on one of th...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
Waxhaw Area Homeowners Concerned About School Rezoning In Union County, NC Waxhaw area homeowners in Union County, North Carolina are hugely concerned about potential school rezoning and enrollment capping in the Union County school system. Significant portions of the Waxhaw/Weddington/Marvin areas, adjacent to the Charlotte metro area, have been very popular with home buyers with school aged children over the past 12+ years very much because of the top school assignments for these neighborhoods, and with many home buyers willing to pay a premium for homes in these school districts. The Union County school district has become the fastest growing school system in the state of North Carolina. With the continued, rapid growth in these areas, the Union County School Board feels that these s...
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By David Lee Morton, Real Estate Broker, Owner, Realtor®, Credit Guru
(David Morton Real Estate)
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By Judith Parker, CRS, GRI, CMRS, Charlotte, NC
(ProStead Realty)
Holiday Schedule / Calendar for Union County Public Schools in NC   I have been working with a lot of families relocating to Charlotte, NC  and surrounding areas.   One of the many questions was focused on schools.  Today I was working with a family and they were asking specific questions about the Union County Public Schools and their holiday schedule / calendar for 2013 and 2014.                                              I always find it best to share a link and allow them to do their own research for the questions that they have concerning the schools.   Here is a great link for answers concerning Union County Public Schools.   Holiday Schedule / Calendar for Union County Public Schools in NC.   Judith Parker, CRS, GRI, CMRS ProStead Realty www.charlottepremierhomesforsale.com jud...
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By David Lee Morton, Real Estate Broker, Owner, Realtor®, Credit Guru
(David Morton Real Estate)
  Why wait for the storm to come when there's sunshine that's waiting for you? Why pay attention to your worries in life when you can educate yourself on how to live a happier life despite all odds? It is time you enjoy living in this world. The tips below will teach you how: 1. Every day or every week, try to reward yourself. You should buy yourself a book, eat in a fine dining restaurant and go to a movie with friends. All these will make you feel great about yourself. 2. Help someone get through an ordeal. It can be as simple as assisting a sibling to with an assignment and as complicated as talking to a friend or a loved one suffering from an ailment. 3. Never envy of other people's achievements. Instead, be happy for them. 4. Surround yourself with optimistic and happy people and y...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
  4 Bedroom Cul-de-Sac Home In Prime Waxhaw, NC Neighborhood +100% Financing4505 Sandtyn Drive, a 4 bedroom, cul-de-sac home in prime Waxhaw, NC neighborhood--New Towne Village--and eligible for 100% USDA financing was just listed for sale. With 2500+ square feet in impeccable condition, the home is well priced at $239,500. This stone and shake accented, transitional home with open floorplan features 3 bedrooms plus an oversized bonus room or 4th bedroom, an elegant dining room a great room with gas log fireplace, and a home office large enough to accommodate two desks. Designed with entertaining in mind, the bright open kitchen offers raised panel maple cabinets with crowns and decorative hardware, tile flooring, tile backsplash, raised serving bar, and generous pantry. Contrasting bla...
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By David Lee Morton, Real Estate Broker, Owner, Realtor®, Credit Guru
(David Morton Real Estate)
  Personal Interest - Thanksgiving Tips   Everything you will read in a newsletter will start out with "It's that time of year again." Well, it definitely is that time of year, again! Whether you live in the northern states and can tell it's fall due to the changing of the leaves, or you live in the southern states and every store you go to seems to have completely forgotten about summer already and is pushing you to buy as many holiday products as you can fit in your car. Whatever the case may be, you are probably already thinking about that Thanksgiving celebration. Here are a couple of things to help you make your month as easy as possible:       1. Save yourself a headache and start to integrate your Thanksgiving shopping into your weekly shopping. Get a list of as many non-perishab...
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