7th Jun, 2014

Discover Charlotte NC Neighborhoods | SouthPark, A Live/Work Community

SouthPark Area of South Charlotte NC


The Charlotte NC vicinity abounds in charming villages and neighborhoods. The country settings in and around Charlotte, especially those found in SouthPark, NC provide ideal sites for virtually every conceivable style of home, from “50s ranches in Beverly Woods and Barclay Downs to upscale multi million dollar housing developments in Quail Hollow, Carmel Park, and Foxcroft. It doesn’t stop there. There are homes in the gated, private communities of Morrocroft and Seven Eagles that take upscale to even more dizzying heights.

SouthPark is a vibrant Live/Work community. It is, in fact, the second largest business district in the state. Here, some 40,000 employees of local businesses, live, work, play and enjoy the amenities of this prestigious locale. SouthPark is fast becoming an outstanding cosmopolitan area, a testimony to the character and ambition of its people and its southern heritage. The aristocratic Bissel and Harris families, along with many of the Fortune 500 Companies, who have put down roots here, have endowed the city with numerous edifices and impressive buildings, park-lands, and fountains. They continue to support various community programs.

Coca Cola, Nucor, National Gypsum, Consolidated Piedmont Gas and Oil, Jones Construction Company, Maersk, Bank of America Mortgage Company, First Citizens Bank and CSX all have major corporate presence in the community. All of these companies and many others contribute to the economic well being of ParkSide. With a large and stable population of well payed employees, SouthPark has developed into an area often compared to Buckhead in Atlanta. Given a choice, locals prefer SouthPark of North Carolina.

The SouthPark Mall has developed into a must-see emporium of over 100 of America’s most recognizable and finest shops and restaurants. It attracts visitors from near and far. Nordstrom, Nieman Marcus, Tiffany’s, and many other leading retailers are present. The SouthPark Mall has been joined by the upscale Phillips Plaza Center which includes prestigious Post Phillips Place rental apartments for those seeking temporary housing in a gated community. Nearby are the Palm Restaurant, Dean & DeLucas, Modern Spa & Salon and other unique shops, boutiques as well as a movie theater. There is no doubt about it; SouthPark has it all.

The residents of SouthPark have developed a strong sense of civic pride for the community. They are proud of the new amphitheater which is the home of the famous Charlotte Summer Pops concert venue, free to all citizens. Locals are also happy to participate in the annual Christmas Tree lighting on Thanksgiving. This holiday spectacle has become the signature event of the year for Southpark.

Click the neighborhood links above to search for more information on homes for sale in any of Charlotte’s unique communities, including SouthPark. We are happy to accommodate you.

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