How large is Lake Norman?
Approximately 530 miles of shoreline containing 33,000 + acres. Touches Huntersville, Cornelius, Davidson, Mooresville, Troutman, Sherrills Ford, Catawba and Denver.
See www.lakerealty.com/Lake-Norman.htm for more information.
How much (if any) do they drop Lake Norman and the other lakes in your area each winter?
The lake level does move up and down based on the need, energy requirement, pending heavy snow or rain. Full pond in 100' (760 sea level) and the lowest target level is 92 ft.
See this link for lake levels: http://www.duke-energy.com/lakes/levels.asp
Is there specific zoning regulations when it comes to waterfront building of docks and piers?
Yes, the Lake Norman Marine Comission has specific guidelines tailored to each city and country along Lake Norman. See the following links below for a helpful guide to Lake Norman waterfront building.
How can you keep shoreline property from natural and man made erosion?
Lake Norman is a man made reservoir which means it is acceptable to large amounts of erosion on the banks. Do not get stuck watching your property wash away, take a look at the link below for tips to help prevent erosion.
How far from Charlotte NC?
From 15 miles (Huntersville) to 32 miles (Troutman) on the east side of Lake Norman. Approximately 15 miles (Denver) to 35 miles (Catawba) on the west side. Add 5 miles to these figures for Charlotte-Douglas International Airport.
Are there restaurants on Lake Norman?
Accessible by boat are Midtown Sundries - Cornelius,, North Harbor Club - Davidson, Peninsula Yacht Club (private) - Cornelius, The Pointe Club (private) - Mooresville, Rusty Rudder - Cornelius, The Landing Restaurant at Lake Norman Motel - Mooresville, Saragoni's Ristorante Italiano - Mooresville, Dockside Cafe - Huntersville, Catawba Queen & Catawba Belle (paddle boats) - Mooresville, Blue Parrott - Mooresville, B.J. Duck's Lakeside Deli - Mooresville.
Where can I find out more about nightlife on Lake Norman and Charlotte?
Lake Norman By visiting www.lknfun.com you can see what's happening at our local venus such as live performances, miscellaneous get togethers, specials deals and more.
CharlotteMingleBerry.com has provided an extensive on-line entertainment guide of the trendiest places to see and be seen in Charlotte since 2005. Content includes up-to-date information pertaining to restaurants, bars, clubs, concerts, special events art, theatre, and much more.
How can I get Info on community Events in the Greater Charlotte area?
704Events.com is a community calendar of local events for Charlotte North Carolina. We have a variety of listings from kids events to Charlotte events, Charlotte calendar, coupons and- more.
What are the property tax rates in the Lake Norman area?
Property Tax rates vary per city and county. Please see the link below for more information.
Where can I go shopping?
The Charlotte Metro area offers a wide array of shopping experiences.
What type of fish are in Lake Norman and how do I get more information on fishing on the lake?
Lake Norman Fishing Report, North Carolina Fishing Report Fishing, Lake Norman North Carolina Fishing Tips for Lake Norman, North Carolina
Where are the Lake Norman Marinas and Access areas?
Lake Norman Lake / Boat Access Areas
What else does NC have to offer?
The ocean 4 hrs. away. The mountains 2 hrs. away. Best Beaches are just a mornings drive to Charleston, Hilton Head, Savannah, Myrtle Beach .Sports teams: Panthers, Bobcats, Nascar Racing, Charlotte Knights Baseball.
Where do I go to find active adult communities in the Charlotte area?
Well there are lots of great resources out there.
The best website links that we have found are:
These links are guaranteed to be valuable resources for anyone looking for 55+ communities in the metro-Charlotte area.
What type Radon Test is best?
Waiting Period Requirements to Buy a Home Again.
The waiting periods in order to qualify for a home loan after a foreclosure, deed-in-lieu, short sale and bankruptcy varies both by the government agency purchasing or insuring the loan as well as the dollar amount of the loan.
Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Foreclosure is 3 years, Deed-in Lieu is 3 years, Short Sale is 3 years, Bankruptcy is 2 years
Veterans Administration (VA) Foreclosure is 2 years, Deed-in Lieu is 2 years, Short Sale is 2 years, Bankruptcy is 2 years
Conventional Conforming (FNMA/FHLMC) Foreclosure is 7 years, Deed-in-Lieu is 4 years &lt; 80% LTV and 5 years &gt; 80% LTV for primary residences. 7 years for second homes and investment properties regardless of LTV, Short Sales is 2 years &lt; 80% LTV and 5 years &gt; 80% LTV and 7 years &gt; 90% LTV, Bankruptcy is 4 years
Conventional Non-Conforming (JUMBO), Foreclosure is 7 years, Deed-in-Lieu is 7 years, Short Sale is 7 years, Bankruptcy is 7 years