Looking at homes is part of my job but it’s also a great escape, especially right now.  Here are 5 homes for sale in the Charlotte area that caught my eye for one reason or another.  Each are priced in the $400Ks and offer something a little different.  

1. 2428 Columbus Circle – $429,900

Fully Renovated 1949 Ranch with Basement

Why I love it: This ranch has been completely redone with modern updates and finishes.  Site finished hardwoods, beautiful kitchen, wood beam accents and fully fenced yard. Within walking distance to breweries + eateries.

  • Neighborhood: Regal Heights
  • Realtor: Ryan Cox at Daedalus Realty
  • Specs: 3 Beds, 3 Bath, 1715 sqft
  • Notable Features: Site finished hardwoods, New Deck, Vaulted Master Bedroom


2. 4901 Linden Forest Lane – $439,500

Wooded Sanctuary in South Charlotte

Why I love it: A hidden gem that makes you feel like you are in the mountains.  Mature trees and the wooded setting give you the ultimate privacy. 

  • Neighborhood: Providence Forest
  • Realtor: Anna Fenno at Helen Adams Realty
  • Specs: 4 Beds, 2.5 Bath, 2756 sqft
  • Notable Features: Updated kitchen, custom built-ins in family room, sunroom, and pet shower stall in laundry room


3. 6749 Windyrush – $449,000

Renovated Ranch in Olde Providence

Why I love it: There is something attractive about a ranch and this one checks all of the boxes. The kitchen has been tastefully updated as well the bathrooms.  The custom brick patio is nestled at the base of the property surrounded by lush landscaping. 

  • Neighborhood: Olde Providence
  • Realtor: Robin Hurd at Carolina Realty Solutions
  • Specs: 3 Beds, 2 Bath, 1836 sqft
  • Notable Features: Updated kitchen, custom brick patio, refinished hardwoods, great location


4. 1162 Woodside – $449,000

Uptown Charmer

Why I love it: While the home has been completely renovated, there is still plenty of personality.  The natural light pours in and the chosen finishes are perfect!

  • Neighborhood: Villa Heights
  • Realtor: Morgan Drury at TLS Realty LLC
  • Specs: 3 Beds, 2 Bath, 1309 sqft
  • Notable Features: Vaulted ceilings, designer finishes, extensive remodel which includes new electrical, plumbing, HVAC duct work and HVAC unit


5. 7014 Red Lion – $449,500

Brick Ranch in Quiet Cul-de-sac

Why I love it: It’s very unassuming from the front but once inside you are greeted to a light filled space which has been redone perfectly.  Fantastic use of space and what once was a traditional 1960’s home is now an open floor plan and modern style vibe.

  • Neighborhood: Stonehaven
  • Realtor: Claire O’Neal at Costello Real Estate and Investments
  • Specs: 4 Beds, 2 Bath, 2250 sqft
  • Notable Features: Bay window in living room, original wood floors that have been stained, stone fireplace and private deck