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Birkdale Village

Just off of exit 25 on I-77 lies Birkdale Village, a 52 acre, national award-winning live/work community in the town of Huntersville, NC.  Neo-Classical and craftsman style homes surround a bustling town center and quaint main street.  Upscale apartments reside on top of retail shops, restaurants and offices, and single family homes and townhomes surround the town center. The walkable community promotes parking and walking to all venues. Read more about Birkdale Village and view homes for sale in Birkdale Village North Charlotte NC.


With a population of more than 17,800, Cornelius began as a textile mill village over a century ago but, the town’s focus shifted west with the development of Lake Norman, which was created in 1963 when Duke Power dammed the Catawba River.  Cornelius also features Jetton Park and Ramsey Creek Park on the lake.  Homes in Cornelius range from transitional style in new home subdivisions, to spectacular waterfront estates. Read more about Cornelius NC and view homes for sale in Cornelius NC.


Davidson, NC with a population of about 8,300, is known for its quaint Main Street, tree-lined sidewalk neighborhoods and Davidson College. New neighborhoods are required to incorporate a variety of lot sizes and housing types.  This area is highly desirable due to Davidson’s close proximity to Lake Norman’s new up-scale developments, as well as the allure of the town’s historic charm. Read more about Davidson NC and view homes for sale in Davidson NC.

Highland Creek

Highland Creek in Northeast Charlotte is one of the largest master-planned communities in North Carolina with about 13,000 residing there. The community features an 18-hole golf course, 5 community swimming pools, 6 tennis courts, parks, playgrounds and wonderful walking trails. Read more about Highlands Creek community and view homes for sale in Highland Creek NC.


The town of Huntersville, NC which was once an old railroad depot, is now North Mecklenburg’s largest town with suburban shopping centers and subdivisions. Huntersville real estate and homes continue to attract more and more homebuyers to the area.  Huntersville features its share of waterfront homes on Lake Norman, and the countryside surrounding Huntersville continues to grow with new home subdivisons, convenient to shopping, dining, waterfront entertainment, great schools and easy access to I-77. Read more about Huntersville and view home for sale in Huntersville NC.


Kannapolis, now a thriving city of 38,245, is located along the I-85 corridor in the Charlotte region of North Carolina.  Kannapolis entered a new era on July 30, 2003 when Pillowtex officials announced the closing of their 16 facilities nationwide and in Canada. During the 20-year decline of Pillowtex, Kannapolis was able to develop a highly successful $1.5 billion revitalization project including The North Carolina Research Campus.  Read more about Kannapolis and view homes for sale in Kannapolis NC.

Lake Norman

Lake Norman was created in 1963 when Duke Power Company dammed the Catawba River to fuel its hydroelectric power plants.  Charlotte residents have observed a developmental explosion of luxury and middle-class homes in four historic towns–Huntersville, Davidson (home of Davidson College), Mooresville, and Cornelius–surrounding Lake Norman over the past two decades. Read more about Lake Norman area and view homes for sale in Lake Norman Communities.


Home to the North Carolina Auto Hall of Fame, as well as many NASCAR drivers and their teams, Mooresville is referred to as “Race City, USA”.  Mooresville residents  love living on Lake Norman’s waterfront or in one of many new home communities surrounding the area.  Exclusive waterfront golf communities such as The Point, feature mega-million dollar waterfront estates with million-dollar views. Read more about Mooresville NC and view homes for sale in Mooresville.

Denver – Norman Pointe

Denver, NC is home to 58-acre, waterfront, luxury custom home community, Norman Pointe.  Situated on Lake Norman, Norman Pointe is situated just off of Webbs Road in Denver, NC which is located on the west side of Lake Norman.  Norman Pointe offers 78 wooded home sites with waterfront and water view lots.  Several homes in Norman Pointe have completed construction, and are now for sale. Read more about Denver NC and view homes for sale in Denver and Norman Pointe.

River Oaks

River Oaks at Lake Norman, NC is a gated, master planned community located in Statesville, NC a quaint Iredell County town near the foothills of the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains.  River Oaks at Lake Norman is made up of two exclusive neighborhoods,  The Landings and The Fairways.  The Landings, located on the waterfront of Lake Norman and The Fairways, a golf course community are filled with custom homes ranging from $400,000 to over $1 million. Read more about River Oaks at Lake Norman, NC and view homes for sale in River Oaks.

The Peninsula

The Peninsula is an exclusive Lake Norman waterfront golf and lake community surrounded by the town of Cornelius, NC.  The Peninsula, located just 20 (non-rush hour) minutes North of Uptown Charlotte, just off I-77’s exit 28.  The Peninsula features 11 miles of Lake Norman waterfront with high-end custom homes surrounding two private clubs – The Peninsula Club and The Peninsula Yacht Club.  Read more about The Peninsula and view homes for sale in The Peninsula at Lake Norman NC.

The Point

Luxury at its finest, The Point offers all that one would demand of a lake front, golfing community and more!  The Point on Lake Norman NC, is a 1,200-acre community with nearly 18 miles of shoreline, featuring custom homes built by some of Charlotte’s finest custom home builders.  Most of these Lake Norman NC luxury homes are located on waterfront lots or boast water-views from these upscale homes, many over an acre in size. Read more about The Point in Lake Norman and view homes for sale in The Point at Lake Norman NC.

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Debe Maxwell, CRS, Realtor®/Broker
1920 E. 7th Street
Charlotte, NC 28204
Mobile: (704) 491-3310
Fax: (704) 353-7014


I am a full-time REALTOR® personally specializing in historic homes and luxury home sales in the Charlotte NC real estate market. My team specializes in a variety of areas including first time home buyers, condos and townhomes as well as single family home sales and marketing.   Follow me on Google+

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