real estate

Check out the most expensive Lake Norman-area homes sold in April

More than 20 homes in the Lake Norman area sold for at least $1 million in April, according to listings from the Canopy Realtor Association. The biggest price paid during the month was $5.4 million for an 8,688-square-foot home at The Point in Mooresville. In fact, the nine Mooresville homes on the list account for nearly half the total, followed […]

Lake Norman home sales improved in 2020 despite challenges


Despite a pandemic, job losses and a sputtering economy, home sales climbed in 2021 throughout the Lake Norman region. Median and average prices of homes sold during the year also rose steadily compared to 2019, according to data from the Canopy Realtor Association, which tracks residential real estate activity in a 24-county region in North and South Carolina. “Given the […]

History hits the market: Hoke-Rhyne House, built in 1844, up for sale


LINCOLNTON – A 176-year-old historic home in Lincolnton is now listed for sale.  The Hoke-Rhyne House, a majestic brick three-story manor home built in 1844 by John Franklin Hoke Sr., officially hit the market Dec. 10 for $785,000. The home was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2003, and is one of three properties in the Laboratory […]

Century 21 office celebrates nearly 40 years of service in Mountain Island


CHARLOTTE – Immediately after graduating from Western Carolina University, Joel Murphy came back to Oakdale at age 21 to get his real estate license. That was 43 years ago, and he’s still right at home in the industry. Experience and knowledge of real estate and the region where they work are some of the traits Murphy said set the agents […]