Relocating? Life in Lake Norman

Lake Norman’s Brawley School Road Widening: One Year Later

Lake Norman's Brawley School Rd

Intersection at Isle of Pines

What a difference a year makes!

It was exactly a year ago this week that Lake Norman’s infamous Brawley School Road widening project was completed.  For those of us who live down the 8-mile cul-de-sac the result has been nothing short of miraculous.  I took this photo from my car the other day.  Notice the lack of cars, the divided 4-lanes with an additional turn lane AND sidewalks and a bike lane!  Now that we have bike lanes and sidewalks cyclists (including myself) and pedestrians frequent Brawley School Rd.  There is even a group of cyclists called The Brawley Drafters  and recommended routes for avid cyclists.  It is a welcome site to see kids and families walking along the sidewalks.  What a transformation of our community! Continue reading

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How are Lake Norman’s Crescent Communities like The Point & The Peninsula faring?

Lake Norman waterfront home at The Point


Ask any Realtor active in the Lake Norman residential market how business is and they will collectively smile and say great.  But, are the current Lake Norman sales evenly distributed around all 4 counties that share waterfront land on Lake Norman?

Over the past few years I have created sales charts focusing on all of the largest of the Crescent Communities on Lake Norman to provide insight into the different areas surrounding Lake Norman including:

Here is one fresh off the presses: Continue reading