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Want to be able to walk your children to their elementary school?  If so, consider Brookhaven, one of Indian Trail's newest neighborhoods.  Brookhaven is next door to Antioch Elementary School and extends from Antioch Church Road to Chestnut Lane in Union County.  This convenient location is betw...
Callonwood, a Stallings NC Neighborhood Callonwood in Stallings NC is the perfect neighborhood for someone who wants a quiet setting with neighborhood amenities and a convenient location just inside Union County but adjacent to the Town of Matthews.  Community shopping, including grocery stores, ...
Want to live in a small town where you can walk to the coffee shop, a park, a community center, your church?  If so, you must consider the Village of Lake Park NC.  The Village of Lake Park was designed by its developers in the mid-1990s to create a small town atmosphere where individuals and fam...
I voted today. Union County NC residents, you can vote too! North Carolina allows early voting for everyone. The State Board of Elections calls it No Excuse Absentee voting.  Early voting started today and I was voter number 48 this afternoon at my polling place.  It was easy and it was fast.   W...
Walkable neighborhoods.  Matthews NC comes to mind when I am asked to name a small town near Charlotte NC that has neighborhoods within walking distance of the downtown area.  I define a walkable neighborhood as one that is within one mile of town or community amenities and that has sidewalks or ...
Visit historic Waxhaw NC in October and discover a number of fun and interesting things to do.   Autumn Treasures Fine Arts/Crafts Festival Stroll the streets of downtown Waxhaw NC during the second weekend in October.  Here are some things that you can do and see.   Browse the arts and crafts bo...
Do you want to live in a neighborhood where you can walk to restaurants and the grocery store?  If so, take a look at Brighton Park, one of downtown Mint Hill NC's most walkable neighborhoods.  Brighton Park wraps around a community shopping center that includes a grocery store, several restauran...
Downtown Matthews NC is a great place to find artwork in the month of September.   The 23rd annual Artfest of Matthews occupied the Village Green in downtown Matthews last weekend.  The Artfest is a juried art show that showcases the finest artists from the southeast.  The Artfest also has a Yout...
Brandon Oaks, a master planned community of 18 distinct neighborhoods, is Indian Trail North Carolina's largest neighborhood. Construction began in Brandon Oaks in the mid-1990s and continues today with three builders in six neighborhoods. When complete in a few years, Brandon Oaks will have ove...
Public schools in Matthews NC and Mint Hill NC are part of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School System (CMS), one of the largest systems in the country.  CMS just unveiled its Data Dashboard, an online database that puts information about the system and each of its schools into a central web site. Th...

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Information about real estate, schools, and living in the southern part of the Charlotte NC region, including Union County NC, Matthews NC, Mint Hill NC, Indian Trail NC, Weddington NC, Marvin NC, Stalllings NC, Monroe NC, Lake Park NC, Fort Mill SC, Indian Land SC, Tega Cay