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Is an Indian Trail NC relocation in your future?  You may want to consider a move to the town.  Two national publications have listed Indian Trail NC as one of America's best small towns.  Relocate-America included Indian Trail on its 2008 Top 100 American Cities list.  Family Circle Magazine has...
Don't miss this newly listed Lake Park NC home for sale at 6621 Courtland Street.  This pretty two-story home is located on a quiet cul-de-sac street in the back of the neighborhood.  The original owners have lovingly maintained their home and have enjoyed living in the Village of Lake Park where...
Springtime Marvin NC equestrian events show the Village of Marvin's emphasis on maintaining its heritage of rural acreage devoted to horse farms.  The Fourth Annual Marvin Area Recreational Equine Show or MARES 2009 will take place on April 4th from 10am to 3pm at 9705 Joe Kerr Road.  Horses will...
Where can you find the Lake Park NC community in March?  The answer is the annual Kite Festival sponsored by the Lake Park Homeowners Association.  Last Saturday the skies were bright blue and sunny and the cool wind was brisk, a perfect day in Lake Park for the festival.  Village residents conve...
Do you want to know how the Lake Park NC real estate market fared in 2008? This post will summarize the 2008 real estate sales for the Town of Lake Park NC. 2008 Real Estate Market Report for Lake Park NC Single Family Homes Number of Sales:  46   Price Range:  $110,000 to $295,000   Average Heat...
Are you considering new homes in Mint Hill NC?  Brighton Park in downtown Mint Hill has another new home option.  M/I Homes recently opened a model home there and has one inventory home ready for sale.  These home have craftsman style exteriors with front porches, and shingle accents.  If you are...
First time home buyers in North Carolina, take heart!  You may be able to purchase your first home without a down payment.  You may also be able to use a federal tax credit program to help you qualify for a loan.  And you may be able to get payment assistance if you lose your job during the first...
Matthews NC wildlife advocates can be found in abundance every month at the HAWK meeting held at the Matthews Community Center.  HAWK is the Habitat and Wildlife Keepers chapter of the North Carolina Wildlife Federation.  According to their web site, the group is committed to preserving, protecti...
You can find many opportunities for outdoor recreation in Charlotte NC and its small towns.  One of the best providers of recreational facilities and programs is the Mecklenburg County Parks and Recreation Department.  This department oversees a network of parks and nature preserves that are loca...
The first signs of spring in my Charlotte NC garden. Click here to learn more about gardening in the Piedmont region of the Carolinas. About the author:  Carol Fox of Allen Tate Realtors has been gardening in Matthews NC for over twenty years. Copyright 2009.  Carol Fox.  *My Charlotte NC Garden-...

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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