Picture 1,200 acres of real estate with lush gardens nestled in tall trees along 18 miles of the most beautiful shoreline of Lake Norman and you can begin to imagine arguably Lake Normans preeminent housing community: The Point. Now add an 18-hole golf course designed by Greg Norman, a Nantucket style village and 900 luxury homes built on large home sites by a group of the most respected builders hand-picked by Crescent Communities and the result is an upscale country club lifestyle blended perfectly with the casual Lake Norman lifestyle. Welcome to The Point!
What makes The Point special?
- The Point has been recognized for their environmentally sensitive landscape design capturing the natural beauty as well as their outstanding landscape maintenance
- The Point has received numerous acknowledgements and awards for outstanding building and design achievements in real estate
- The Greg Norman designed Golf Course is known for a course that incorporates the magnificent land with the beautiful lake into a very challenging yet playable course
- Trump National Golf Club Charlotte offers an incredible range of services and activities including their Nantucket Style Village
- Some say they feel like their are on a permanent vacation!
There are 13 phases of housing at The Point most of which have been completed but there are still custom homes available as well as some lots. The Community map provides a good overview of the real estate homesites.
While many homes reflect the feel of New England, because these are custom homes built by at least 15 different builders you will find everything from French Provincial, to Colonial to traditional and contemporary styles of architecture.
There are currently 113 homes for sale and re-sale ranging in price from $569,000 to $4,500,000 and ranging in size from about 3000 square feet to over 9000. The average sale price is just about $1,100,000.
The beauty, friendly neighborhoods, luxury watefront homes are just a part of what makes The Point stand out as Lake Normans most popular housing communities. It is the sense of community and the amenities ˜for every lifestyle that make The Point an almost self-sufficient neighborhood.
The Nantucket-style village with its cobblestone streets is the heart of the community and the center of the myriad amenities offered for residents of all ages including a General Store, a Tavern, Fitness Center, the Village Green and Meeting House, Golf Pro Shop, Children’s activity rooms. Since writing this article, these wonderful amenities are now part of Trump National Golf Club Charlotte!
The Point welcomes children of all ages with open arms!They even have a separate CD available that just focuses on all of the activities offered to children including a full-time activities director, sports including swim teams, golf lessons, water sports from wake boarding to sailing, parties and fun events like movies at the pool, arts and crafts and so much more.
There is a Junior Olympic swimming pool, a slash pool with a towering lighthouse waterslide and play equipment like water jets, toys and games Finally, there is a Tot pool with play fountain and a cabana snack bar.
Imagine a summer camp on steroids¦thats what children are offered!
Another important factor for parents to consider is the popular public schools that service children living at The Point: Woodand Height Elementary, Brawley Middle School and Lake Norman High School
So, if you are looking for Lake Norman waterfront real estate or Golf Club lifestyle but the comforts of an upscale community with myriad sports and amenities for all ages, visit The Point.
*Update 9/14/08 Sales have been very slow at The Point prompting many price reductions so if you haven’t looked for a while, you might be surprised at the prices.