If you are reading this then you have most likely already heard about many of the great aspects that make Lake Norman Real Estate so desirable. What's not to love? You get the 'Lake Lifestyle" while being in close proximity to many fantastic towns and cities including Charlotte, NC . The culmination of natural beauty, quaint towns and thriving economies, makes this area an unique and an enticing place to live. Lake Norman itself includes over 535 miles of shoreline, bordering four different counties, with a slightly different vibe in each of the dozens of communities dotting the shore. This huge area encompasses a diverse spectrum of people, places, culture and history.
Two questions typically come up when someone starts searching for property in the lake area: Where should I live? and How much does it cost to live on the lake?
Where should I live?
This will depend on your desired lifestyle and personal preferences. Generally speaking, the southeast side of Lake Norman has more amenities with defined city centers and is in close proximity to Charlotte, around 20 to 30 minutes to the north. Cities in this area include Huntersville, Cornelius, Davidson and Mooresville. If you want a more rural feel with larger lot sizes but still want to be close to Charlotte then Denver, NC is a good fit. You can access Charlotte directly from Highway 16 and you still will have stores and places to eat. The north side of the Lake is the least developed area and consist of the towns of Sherrills Ford, Terrell and Troutman. That being said, The Village of Sherrills Ford is under development. The Village of Sherrills Ford is a mixed use project consisting of 206 acres on the shoreline of Lake Norman. The north side is also where the Lake Norman State Park is located and you can easily access the cities of Statesville and Hickory.
When many people think of shopping real estate on lake norman, they want to know how much it cost to purchase a Waterfront Home. Many don't realize there are several options that provide you with the 'Lake Lifestyle' without necessarily buying a waterfront condo or villa. For example, read more How much is a Waterfront Home? Contact our agents to find out how we can stretch your purchasing dollars to get you the best view and find the ultimate lake property. The life of luxury is more affordable than you might think.
For those looking to sell, our agents are experts on the market and are happy to provide their services in helping you achieve the best price for your property and make sure it receives the exposure it deserves.