Ballantyne Real Estate Office

Will staging your home increase your sales price?

Will staging your home increase your sales price? When listing a home for sale, I always have the "staging" discussion to determine if my client will be open to staging their home. I often get some push back due to the fact that they think that the extra money and effort would not be worth it, but if you carefully consider all the facts, you can [...]

2018-10-09T02:48:15-04:00By |Charlotte Real Estate, Home Staging|

Ballantyne Real Estate Values continue to increase

Ballantyne Real Estate Vales continue to increase As 2015 has come to a close, the Ballantye Real Estate market is still hot and on the rise.  Over the past year, we have seen an increase in average sales price per square foot from $117 in January 2015 to $124 in December 2015. Most people typically think that during the winter month’s home sales come to [...]

2018-10-09T02:49:07-04:00By |Ballantyne, Charlotte Real Estate|

Charlotte’s Top High Schools

Charlotte’s Top High Schools As a Realtor, I often hear the question, What are Charlotte’s Top High Schools? The High School years can be so important to our teens education as some experts say the college application process really begins in the ninth grade with the student’s academic rigor and grades from that first year of high-school forward.  As top grades and academic classes become [...]

Ballantyne Village Annual Tree Lighting Event

Ballantyne Village Annual Tree Lighting Event On Friday, November 20 from 5-7pm, Ballantyne Village held the second annual lighting of the Christmas Tree! The Salvation Army kicked off its annual bell ringing campaign and Angel Tree gift program alongside the  lighting of  the Ballantyne Village tree. The festivities began with the Salvation Army Band and Chorus sharing holiday music for all to enjoy.  Other activities included [...]

2018-10-09T02:49:43-04:00By |Ballantyne, Charlotte Real Estate|

Ballantyne Live, Work, Play, and Stay!

Ballantyne Live, Work, Play, and Stay! Ballantyne’s mantra of Live, Work, Play, and Stay will soon have a new emphasis on the Play when it welcomes the brand new YMCA “Sara’s Y” The facility will be approximately 24,000 square feet and is expected to be completed by early 2016.  Sara’s Y will be located at the corner of Ballantyne Corporate Place and Brixham Hill Avenue [...]

2018-10-09T02:49:51-04:00By |Ballantyne, Charlotte Real Estate|

Ballantyne offers something for everyone

Ballantyne offers something for everyone Ballantyne is one of Charlotte’s premiere neighborhoods. Ballantyne was formerly a 2,000 acre hunting preserve located in South Charlotte Until the early 1900‘s when the Harris and Bissell families decided to develop a master planned community.  Today, Ballantyne has become one of the most identifiable and desirable areas of Charlotte with something for everyone including great shopping, entertainment, restaurants, employment [...]

2018-10-09T02:50:06-04:00By |Charlotte Real Estate|

Are you lost in 50 shades of Gray?

Are you lost in 50 shades of Gray? Before you jump to conclusions and start visualizing the latest movie you saw or book that you read for book club, let me clarify that I am asking you about the latest trend in paint color.  As a Real Estate Professional I have the opportunity to tour many staged, pre-owned, and newly constructed homes that are for sale in [...]

March Madness is Here!

March Madness is here! The basketball is great, and the weather is teasing us with signs that Spring is in the air. However, the March Madness that I am referring to is the crazy mad Real Estate Market.  Demand for homes is up, and inventory is so tight that it is not uncommon for listings to go under contract within a week. If you are a potential seller that [...]

The Town of Marvin will expand to include an Age-Restricted Community: The Courtyards at Marvin

The Courtyards at Marvin The small town community of Marvin in Union county has begun to clear land for a new age restricted community. Age-restricted communities are like regular developments, but 80% of all homes must have at least one resident aged 55 or older. Offering this new demographic in Marvin will allow the residents that once had school aged children and are now empty [...]

Savvy + Co. to Launch New Open-Concept Real Estate Office in Ballantyne

CHARLOTTE, NC, April 11, 2014 – Savvy + Co. Real Estate is excited to announce the opening of its second location in the Ballantyne Village Shopping Center at 14825 Ballantyne Village Way, #165, Charlotte, NC 28277.  The new storefront office jumps into the future with an open concept, high-tech environment in a stylish lounge setting where clients can relax with a cup of fresh-brewed coffee [...]