East Charlotte’s The Village of Commonwealth: Not Bland Apartments

Recently, the Charlotte Business Journal highlighted East Charlotte’s new development The Village of Commonwealth as an exception to what seems to the be new normal for uninspired design for Charlotte’s apartment boom. From the story: In a story about Charlotte’s apartment … Continue reading


East Charlotte Winterfield Elementary Students Make the Grade and Beautiful Music

The Charlotte Observer recently profiled two students at East Charlotte’s Winterfield Elementary School who were part of a long-running experiment sponsored by the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra. For the past six years, the CSO has taught after-school classes to kids in grades … Continue reading

East Charlotte is Hottest of the Hot Charlotte Real Estate Market

Today (12/2/2015) CNN Money published a list of the 10 Hottest Real Estate Markets for 2016 – and Charlotte is among them. They say: Charlotte’s labor market is improving, and that’s good news for its housing market. The financial industry is … Continue reading

Super Local Art Sale in East Charlotte Merry Oaks Neighborhood

East Charlotte Merry Oaks Neighborhood Holiday Art Sale East Charlotte is home to many artists. Local artists in East Charlotte’s Merry Oaks neighborhood are hosting a Neighborhood Holiday Art Sale on Saturday, December 5, 2015 from 10:00 AM – 3:00 … Continue reading

Clayworks in East Charlotte Holds Artist Sale and Open House

Clayworks’ next Artists Sale & Open House will take place on Friday, December 4, from 6 – 9 pm, and Saturday, December 5, from 10 am – 3 pm. Clayworks studio artists and instructors will be selling their amazing pieces … Continue reading