Homes For Sale In Charlotte North Carolina
Rich in history and awash in culture, Charlotte, NC is a vibrant and thriving city, a major finance center, and home to several major sports concerns, including the Carolina Panthers and the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Known as the “Queen City” since its founding during the reign of England’s King George III and his consort, Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Charlotte’s neighborhoods are a study in contrasts, with 19th-century buildings and modern skyscrapers sharing the cityscape. Families, couples and individuals looking for Charlotte homes for sale will find that the Queen City is a great place to live.
The city also enjoys a strong economy and bright employment outlook, thanks to its wealth of banking institutions and Fortune 500 companies that have located their headquarters in Charlotte. In addition, the city boasts award-winning schools, with public and private options for elementary, middle and high school students, and several colleges and universities, including the University of North Carolina, surrounded by University Research Park.
For art and music buffs interested in homes for sale, Charlotte, NC has much to offer. The city’s Bechtler Museum houses a vast collection of mid-20th-century art and the Mint Museum, located in the city’s old mint building, features a selection of American, European, Asian and African art. The Discovery Museum with its IMAX Dome Theatre and the Charlotte Nature Museum appeal to the curious scientist in kids and adults. In the evening, the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra Carolina Actors Studio Theatre, Opera Carolina and other musical and theatre venues provide world-class entertainment.
D.R. Horton has many homes for sale in Charlotte, NC that are just a stone’s throw away from Carowinds, an amusement park featuring rides for kids and adults. Carowinds is also the home of Boomerang Bay waterpark and Planet Snoopy, ideal for the youngest members of the family. If you're looking for the thrills only nature can offer, climb aboard a raft and seek some thrills of a more natural kind at the U.S. National Whitewater Center or stroll the Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden.
No matter what you’re looking for in your next home, Charlotte offers something for everyone, from families, to singles to couples and retirees. Charlotte is a great place to live.