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

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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

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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

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Eastway Park: 12 Years Too Long to Wait?

Residents last month renewed complaints about the incomplete Eastway Park, billed years ago as a would-be sportsplex with nine multipurpose athletic fields, picnic shelters, a recreation center and tennis court. Today, it’s a parking lot with two soccer fields, disc … Continue reading

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Shop Big on Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday offers more mindful shoppers a way to enjoy Thanksgiving and then support the local community two days later. American Express launched Small Business Saturday in November 2010 to help bring attention to smaller stores in communities and encourage … Continue reading

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Are You in the Dark?! Tell Duke Energy About Streetlight Outage

Duke Energy maintains numerous outdoor lights to help promote safety and security in public areas. Duke Energy counts on observant and concern citizens to let them know if an outdoor light or streetlight is out or not working properly. You … Continue reading

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See something? Say Something! Use 311 to Report Non-Emergency Concerns

The City of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County are at your service through the 311 system. If you have a concern about a non-emergency issue in your neighborhood, 311 can help connect you to the right City or County department. Simply … Continue reading

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Gas Prices in East Charlotte

Before you head out the door to visit family and friends for Thanksgiving, check out this gas price heat map. Prices in East Charlotte are a little higher than Charlotte overall. I wonder why that is… Be safe, friends! … Continue reading

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Shop Charlotte East this Holiday

Charlotte East is a great place to find perfect gifts this holiday. No need to head to the mall when you have a wide range of specialty shops in close proximity. Shop local and show support for our vibrant community! … Continue reading

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Eastland Area Languishes Again this Holiday Season

I moved to the Windsor Park neighborhood in East Charlotte in 2008. At that time, the whole city was in the heady days of what we now consider a real estate bubble before The Great Recession. The first leg of … Continue reading

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