Upscale living at its finest can be found in the heart of North Carolina. Cornelius is a bustling city that is growing every day. Businesses are relocating to the area, and there are several attractions within a few miles of the city. Apartment buildings and condominiums are also being built each month. Michael Jordan has recently purchased a home in Charlotte, a city near Cornelius. A fun attraction near the city is Carowinds. It is an amusement park with over 50 rides Continue reading
Finding a home in the Carolinas can be easy compared to dealing with the home insurance costs. There are plenty of sites out there like insurancetown.com that help home owners along the way, but keeping that cost down can be a challenge depending on your lifestyle.
Don’t worry. There’s hope.
There are lots of things you can do around the house that might lower your home insurance costs and below are just a few suggestions.
1. Put in a home security system. Depending on your policy and the type of system you are putting in, you could stand to save some money and give yourself and your loved ones the peace of mind you deserve.
2. Pay attention to breed when purchasing a dog. There is a list of “bad” dogs circulating. While everyone knows that dogs are not born bad, that doesn’t discourage people from assigning bad reputations to certain breeds. Purchasing one of these “bad” dogs can greatly increase your rates.
3. Put in some dead-bolt locks. Most homes have them. If yours does not, then consider installing a few. They can be found in most major hardware stores like Home Depot and are very easy to install with the proper tools.
Situated in the rolling hills of North Carolina, beautiful Lake Norman is a spectacular place to live. Boasting an idyllic setting, plentiful sunshine and abundant recreational and leisure options, Lake Norman is one of the most beautiful places in North Carolina. Whether you’re looking for a new home, a vacation home or a charming place to retire, Lake Norman is just the place to be. Few places in North Carolina can match its blend of natural beauty, serenity and recreational opportunities all in one place.
Created as a reservoir between 1959 and 1964, Lake Norman offers a Continue reading
Nestled along the banks of Lake Norman are small towns that include Davidson, Huntersville and Cornelius. Providing a wide variety of entertainment for visitors and homeowners, the Lake Norman area offers a lot more than a 34 mile long lake. Those that are thinking about living here are soon going to find that there are a lot of advantages to living in the area. As noted below, here are some things that long-time residents have been saying about the Lake Norman area:
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Mark your calendars for a trip to Huntersville, North Carolina on May 12th to celebrate “Hello Huntersville” Day. Huntersville is located about 12 miles north of Charlotte and is nestled among the mountains and lakes of Mecklenburg and Cabarrus Counties. This beautiful suburb of North Carolina is best known for Lake Norman, a man made lake, and Mountain Island Lake, both which attracts boating, water skiing, fishing, class-A golf courses, a medieval amusement park, Joe Gibbs racing shop and many Revolutionary War historic sites.
Whether you are considering moving to Huntersville or you are a resident, Continue reading
Although downtown Charlotte is commonly referred to as Uptown, iit has recently morphed from a financial and nightlife district to a desirable place to live. Several condominium developments in Uptown now offer comfortable amenities within walking distance of theater venues, museums and fine dining.
Near the downtown core is North Davidson, called NoDa by locals. A vibrant historic arts district, NoDa offers a mix of local shops and eateries plus live music among art galleries. Adjacent to NoDa is the Continue reading
If you are looking for a neighborhood that is within close proximity to Charlotte, North Carolina but without the expensive property taxes, is quiet and is a great ploace to raise a family then Matthews is a great town to consider.
Charlotte is the largest city in North Carolina and has experienced an explosion of growth within the past few years. It is undoubtedly a city on the move. Many people move to Charlotte from other Continue reading