What Makes Ardrey In Ballantyne A Unique & In-Demand Charlotte Neighborhood?
Why Do People Live In Ardrey?
Located in the prestigious and upscale Ballantyne area of south Charlotte, Ardrey is a truly unique neighborhood featuring historic and classic Charleston and Victorian archictecture. Painted in a rainbow of colors, Ardrey homes feature authentic, historic architectural details and front porches--giving the neighborhood a singular charm and timeless appeal.
Ardrey was built as a "tree-save" neighborhood. Situated on 53 acres of common space with 12 named parks inside the subdivision, Ardrey neighborhood's amenities include a clubouse, pool, fitness center, bocce court, dog park, children's playground, and a 35 acre nature preserve. With sidewalks on both sides of the street, this is a true walking neighborhood where you can meet and greet your neighbors as they stroll through the neighborhood (many with their dogs and children).
Ardrey is an award winnning neighborhood. In 2005 Ardrey was named North Carolina "Community of the Year" by the North Carolina Homebuilder's Association. Cunnane Group, a local, luxury home builder, who developed and built Ardrey, also won the award for "Best Landscape Design" for the community.
What's The Neighborhood Like?
Coming to Ardrey is like going back in time into an old-fashioned neighborhood, yet inside homes offer high end, custom finishes and a 21st century lifestyle.
Homes in Ardrey range from 2,700 to over 4,000 square feet with an open-concept floor plan. All the homes feature two or three car garages, screened porches, front porches, large rooms with 10 foot ceilings, custom finishes such as granite countertops, 4-piece crown molding, extensive hardwood flooring. All of the homes have spacious first floor owner's suites. There are 349 homes in Ardrey.
Lawn maintenance is provided by the homeowner association, providing Ardry homeowners the best elements and convenience of town house living in a single family neighborhood. HOA fees are approximately $120/month--very reasonable for the services and amenities they cover.
What Have Ardrey Home Sales Been In 2018?
Home prices typically range from the mid-$400,000's to mid-$600,000's, depending on the size of the home and the lot the home is situated on, with the median sale price in 2018 at $532,000. Year-to-date in 2018, 11 homes have sold in Ardrey, with 82% of the sales in the $500,000-600,000 price range.
What's Going On In Ballantyne Near Ardrey?
Ardrey is located in the heart of Charlotte's trendy and popular Ballantyne area. All the shopping you could want is within minutes of the neighborhood, including two outdoor shopping centers (Blakeney and Stonecrest) which feature grocery shopping, high-end boutiques, spas, casual and fine dining restaurants, movie theatres, etc. Carolina Place Mall and Carolinas Medical Center/Pineville are less than five miles away. Ballantyne Village, the world-class Ballantyne Resort and Spa, the Ballantyne Golf Course are all also accessible within minutes. All the major medical practices in Charlotte maintain offices in Ballantyne, as well. Also nearby are Trader Joe's, Ballantyne Country Club, Piper Glen Club, horseback riding facilities in nearby Waxhaw.
Ardrey provides easy commuting to the Ballantyne Corporate Park, South Park, I-485, Matthews, Fort Mill, Charlotte-Douglas Airport.
What Schools Will The Kids Attend?
Ardrey is served by some of the top schools in Charlotte, including Ardrey Kell High School, Community House Middle School, and Elon Park Elementary. Any number of private and parochial schools are also nearby, including the British International School in Charlotte and St. Matthew Catholic School (both in the Ballantyne area).
If you're considering purchasing or selling a home in Ardrey, contact Nina Hollander/Carolinas Realty Partners with Coldwell Banker. If you're buying, we have the complete inventory list of homes for sale in Ardrey. If you're selling, let's get together and discuss the supply conditions in Ardrey and how we can assist you in gaining access to buyers who area ready, willing, and able to buy now.
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