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This iconic archway marks the entrance of Ballantyne Village and the community of Ballantyne, a suburb of Charlotte NC located near the South Carolina border. The 2,000-acre mixed-use development was created by land developer Howard C. Smokey Bissell.

Ballantyne in South Charlotte is one of the most coveted locations for homebuyers.

Great neighborhoods, schools, restaurants, shopping and movie theaters, all within a ten-mile radius, are causing builders in this gorgeous part of Charlotte scrambling to fulfill housing demand.

Home seekers looking for safe, beautiful neighborhoods with upscale homes and apartments will find their wishes fulfilled with several new in-fill communities being built within the Ballantyne area.

Meritage Homes continues to build out Olde Blakeney on Blakeney Heath Road. These single- family homes are priced $469,990 to $594,00. This luxury new home construction has many Energy Star features. There are five home plan options to choose from and one home available for move-in. A new model is open for viewing.Just around the corner, a half-mile away on Bryant Farm Road, Meritage Homes is also building The Enclave at Olde Blakeney. Meritage Homes representatives state that this coming-soon community will be selling at the end of 2015.

Ryland Homes is a busy builder in the Ballantyne area. The Manor at Oakhaven is located on Old Ardrey Kell Road. This charming community will have 38 home sites with range in square feet from 2,800 to over 4,000. Ryland Homes is also offering two new neighborhoods of single- family homes on Providence Road West. Coming in the fall of 2015, Oakhaven will be offering just 18 home sites of elegant home designs with 4 sides brick. Prices will range from t $470,00 to $518,000. Also on Providence Road West, The Estates at Oakhaven is under construction and actively selling. 47 home sites will offer homes with a minimum of 4 bedrooms, three sides cementious siding with Brick or Stone fronts.

David Weekley Homes will be offering award-winning homes in the community of Waverly. Located at the intersection of Providence Road and Ardrey Kell Road, the 90-acre community will offer town homes and single family homes. The neighborhood will include a combination of European, traditional and craftsman architecture.

Upscale apartments in Ballantyne are also in high demand. Builders are filling the need with fill-in communities of high-end rentals. Element South’s 281 units will be completed in early 2016. Located on Marvin Road, these one, two and three bedroom apartments will start at $895.00 for studios. Legacy 521 offers new one, two and three bedroom apartments on Lancaster Highway just 5 minutes from Ballantyne. Roof top patios, fitness center and clubhouse will enhance your social and active lifestyle. Prices range from $1,050-$1,775. A few apartments are move-in ready in the first completed building. Reserve your new home by July 31st and receive half off your first month’s rent! Leasing offers are 10-Month, 11-Month and 12-Month.

Solis Ballantyne is a planned mixed-use community on the corner of North Community House and Bryant Farms Road. The community plan includes 194 units of upscale apartments and retail space.

Ballantyne is a much-desired beautiful South Charlotte Community. Builders are fulfilling the demand for homes with thoughtful in-fill communities nestled in this choice area of the Queen City.


CYBER MONDAY MANIA ! November 29, 2010

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I love shopping … I admit – it is an obsession for me (just ask my husband) … I can shop anywhere-anytime … from The Dollar Tree to Tiffanys … It is the thrill of the hunt and the excitement of finding a great deal that fuels my obsession! So, it goes without saying, that I did peruse a few stores on Black Friday with a million other zealous shoppers.  But I especially enjoy Cyber Monday .  There is something to be celebrated about shopping from the comfort of my own home, still in my flannel pjs, drinking my hazelnut coffee and “googling” all of my favorite sites.   I can spend hours searching online for the perfect gift, the best price, the free shipping sites … So today Cyber Monday is my kind of day *

According to a recent survey from … Cyber Monday has replaced Black Friday as the most popular holiday shopping day of the year.  106.9 million americans are expected to shop on the internet today … If you are one of those destined to find a great deal then check out these websites :

www.CYBERMONDAY.COM – more than 700 retailers offer deals on this site

www.RETAILMENOT.COMoffers coupons from thousands of retailers for additional discounts

www.PRICEGRABBER.COM – a comparison site to find the best prices on products from more than 11,000 merchants

If, like me, you have teenagers  who want gift cards, be sure to visit www.GIFTCARDGRANNY.COM and www.PLASTICJUNGLE.COM.  These sites offer gift cards BELOW face value… but hurry – they are only offered today !

And don’t forget to think of Bon Maison Properties if a new house is on your Christmas List  !  www.SOUTHCHARLOTTELIVING.COM

So get started, Good Luck and Happy Shopping !