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Waxhaw Real Estate & Homes for Sale in North Carolina
Proud of Our Past…Passionate About Our Future
Located in Union County about 20 miles south of Charlotte is the town of Waxhaw, North Carolina. Waxhaw is a part of Union County and is currently home to almost 10,000 residents. Characterized by a quaint and charming atmosphere, Waxhaw is a family-friendly community that is located in a historic area that was named after the indigenous Native American tribe that lived here before settlers of German and Scots-Irish origin settled here. Originally called Wysacky, our country's seventh president, Andrew Jackson was a Waxhaw local. Residents and visitors can learn more about the local history at the Museum of the Waxhaws and visit the Andrew Jackson Memorial. (more)
Residents of Waxhaw share in Union County's economic successes with the main arteries of industry being finance, insurance, manufacturing, education, health, and social service. Families will appreciate the quality of the education provided by Union County Public School District, which fosters advanced achievement at all grade levels. Students are zoned to eight elementary schools (Kensington, Sandy Ridge, Waxhaw, Western Union, Newtown, Rea View, Wesley Chapel, and Marvin), three middle schools (Marvin Ridge, Parkwood, and Cuthbertson), and five high schools (Marvin Ridge, South Providence, Parkwood, Cuthbertson, and Central Academy of Technology and Arts). Several local schools have earned School of Excellence or School of Distinction designations. Omni Montessori School and Arborbrook Christian Academy serve as Waxhaw's local private schools.
Recreational activities generally make use of the outdoors: hiking, fishing, team sports and golf are popular. Waxhaw's Cane Creek Park provides over 1,000 acres of recreation space, including a trophy bass lake. Smaller neighborhood parks have athletic fields and courts for team sports activity. Providence Equestrian Center and Firethorne Country Club are also located in Waxhaw.
Waxhaw Real Estate Trends & Prices
Waxhaw's real estate market consists primarily of beautifully designed single-family homes and charming townhomes, many which are ready for you to move in today! Interested home buyers will find that prices for Waxhaw's townhomes range from $125,000 for a 3-bedroom townhome in Alma Village to just under $200,000 for a 3-bedroom/2.5 bathroom townhome in the Cureton neighborhood. Waxhaw's single-family homes are simply breathtaking with bungalows, traditional styled properties, and custom built stunners anchoring the local real estate market. Prices for a lovely 2-bedroom starter home can be found just under $100,000 to upwards of the mid-$100,000s for homes with 3-4 bedrooms. (more)
Waxhaw also features quite an impressive selection of million dollar homes, custom built estates and mansions. Many of these homes can be found in Longview, Saratoga Woods, Sedgefield, Providence Downs South, Skyecroft, and Aero Plantaion, among a few other Waxhaw neighborhoods.
Waxhaw Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of August 15th, 2016: homes priced around $327,697 compared to $294,960 the previous week, showing a increase of more than +10%. For Thursday, September 29th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.37%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.61%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.36%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.85%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Waxhaw NC. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Waxhaw to help you find the best home!