Surprise Shortage Boosts New Home Sales and Prices in Charlotte NC

Charlotte NC Homes for Sale Inventory DOWN, Leading Many Buyers to Seek New Construction Once Again

Shortage of homes for sale in Charlotte NCAs quoted in a recent article by, “Analysts say uptick is about more than just buyer demand;” our inventory shortage is not only leading to multiple Offer situations but, also giving builders in the Charlotte Metro region, new life.  There are currently 1,384 new construction homes on the market in the Charlotte region with 853 under Contract in MLS!  These are only the new construction homes listed in MLS but, most of the successful builders are listing their homes to-be-built or their spec homes in MLS to garner the online shoppers from the vast exposure that these listings get online.

New construction is up 23%, year-over-year and we’re seeing that statistic steadily rise.  As the recovery expands through the inventory homes, buyers are now trying to obtain new construction homes; many of these buyers are also facing multiple Offer situations as well.

Interested in buying new construction?  Find out where your favorite builder is currently building new homes.    And if you’re thinking of buying new construction in Charlotte NC, read these five tips when buying new construction Charlotte NC real estate.

Debe Maxwell‘s insight:

We’re seeing rising numbers in new construction in Charlotte as well.  The low inventory is helping to get these builders back to work–and we’re loving it!

If you’re thinking of buying a re-sale home or a new construction home in Charlotte NC, give us a call!  We are currently working with several clients in the building process and can share our knowledge and experience with you as well.  We’d love to help your new home purchase run seamlessly!  Give us a call at (704) 491-3310 or email

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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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  1. I wish we had more new construction in our area. It would solve a lot of problems.

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