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The real estate near Lake Wylie, both the North Carolina and South Carolina side, is one of the fastest growing new home markets in the area, nearby Charlotte NC. With over 300 miles of coastline Lake Wylie has always been popular with boaters and lake lovers, but folks have noticed how close it is to Uptown Charlotte and pour great airport. Today it is one of the most sought after real estate markets in Charlotte. Luxury custom new home communities in the Lake Wylie area include The Sanctuary, The Palisades, Handsmill and Reflection Point.  See homes in those communities below.

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The Sanctuary on Lake Wylie near Charlotte, NC is in its 4th year, and offers estate living (3-10 acres preserves) in a waterfront community.

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The Sanctuary was conceived and built by Charlotte’s premier waterfront developer, Crescent Communities, developer of the Point  and the Peninsula at Lake Norman, Piedmont Row at Southpark, Ballantyne and more.  The Sanctuary is situated on the NC side of Lake Wylie in a hilly and wooded “sanctuary” just 21 minutes to Uptown Charlotte and 15 minutes to the Charlotte-Douglas airport. The Sanctuary always has “inventory homes” priced from $1M and up, offers large lots Preserves, from 2-10 acres, $200,000 to $2M, waterfront preserves from about $750,000. It has quickly become popular with Charlotte’s elites- bankers, fund managers, and athletes live here.

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.. enjoy the links below for more info on The Sanctuary or you can visit my Lake Wylie NC The Sanctuary photo gallery for more pictures. Any questions? Give me, Terry, a call at 704-351-1519.

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The Palisades on Lake Wylie near Charlotte, NC is an exciting new home community with resort style living- year round– one of Terry’s Ten Best Charlotte Communities

The Palisades Charlotte NCThe Palisades, a 1600 acre community of new homes in southwest Charlotte sits on a heavily wooded peninsula on Lake Wylie. As I look around Charlotte and the region, Ive come to believe it is a one of a kind community offering resort style amenities, at Lake Wylie, just 17 miles southwest of Uptown Charlotte.

Homes in The Palisades sell from the high $300’s (Ryland) to very large $3 million homes at the Ranch. If you are new to the area and looking for a luxury community, with affordable amenities, or a home on the equestrian side, all with world class amenities, visit the Palisades. A Nicklaus designed golf course, the Tim Wilkinson Sports Complex for Tennis and fitness, Charlotte United Futbol for soccer (largest club in Charlotte), the 20 stall equestrian center and the Palisades boat club are the highlights of the amenities. All of this within a 30 minute drive to Uptown Charlotte at beautiful Lake Wylie

Check out more photos of The Palisades on Lake Wylie near Charlotte, NC in my photo gallery or see the links below for more information on The Palisades. Any questions? Give me, Terry, a call at 704-351-1519.

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A Special Home, Over 6000 sf on the Golf course, at $1.695M

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Reflection Pointe

Reflection Pointe in Belmont is a quick 35 minutes from Charlotte, located as the crow flies just 12 miles west of Charlotte, offering Lake Wylie living within a short drive of Charlotte. A gated communituy, the Lake Wylie waterfront dominates, there are luxury custom homes for sale, waterfront lots and interior lots. Homeowners enjoy the marina, the small beach, Lots at Reflection Pointe range from .3 acres to almost 2 acres. Amenities at Reflection Pointe include a large clubhouse with swimming pool, tennis courts, athletic fields, and paved walking -trails. See the photos and links below for more information on Reflection Pointe. Also- the Garden parkway is funded – a “connector” road, connecting 485 and Rt 321, and passing just north of Reflection Point and sure to have a Rt 273 exit. Any questions? Call me, Terry, at 704-351-1519. I know of a stellar 8000sf+ new waterfront home under $2M…market value? Atleast 2.4M

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First came the Sanctuary, then the Palisades, then Reflection Point, and now Lake Wylie’s newest waterfront community is HandsMill in Clover SC- thats right, low tax South Carolina and the well regarded Clover School district, living on the water or in a truly waterfront community, just 26 miles on relatively uncrowded roads to Uptown Charlotte, 10 minutes to Rock Hill SC. The lots are heavily wooded and run from .5 acre to over an acre– interior sales prices start at $145,000 and dock-able lake front from $445,000. They just recently broke ground on the amenities center, The Aqua Club, which will include a waterside pool, plus a lakeside beach area. Additionally, over 30 acres of the community have been designated as natural areas which will include bike trails, playgrounds and parks. This is, of course, a full marina with boat slips and storage areas for residents. Please see the pictures and the related links below for more info. Any questions? Give me, Terry, a call at 704-351-1519.

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