Matt Morano

NEW HOMES AROUND $200K

Looking for new homes under $200k? I’ve found them! Matt Morano with another edition of What You Get For Your Money. Today I’m at The Village at Granite. This community, by LGI Homes, is located just off I85 in Granite Quarry, NC, which is nearly halfway between Charlotte and Winston-Salem. Just over 100 homes are […]

FALLS COVE AT LAKE NORMAN

This is what you get for your money at Falls Cove at Lake Norman, in Troutman, NC. You’ll find 2-story homes here with sizes running from 2000 to 3200 square feet. Homes at Fall Cove at Lake Norman by Lennar Homes over the last 6 months have been selling from $250,000 to $325,000. One of […]

AUTUMN BROOK IN TROUTMAN, NC

Today I’m in Troutman at Autumn Brook by Smith Douglas Homes. The big advantage to Autumn Brook is lots size- they’re big- about 1/2 acre and up. Each home has city water and a private septic tank. Ranch homes like this Avery Model come in about 2400 square feet with prices starting in the high […]

WATERFRONT AT LANGTREE

Waterfront at Langtree is a new townhome community in Mooresville built by Ryan Homes. Waterfront at Langtree townhomes start at $266,000 for the Rosecliff Model, $338,000 for the larger Griffin Hall Model, to $398,000 for the largest model that comes with a basement. My tours covers the Griffin Hall Model. All units come with a […]

NOVEMBER SALES REPORT

The November new homes sales report for the Lake Norman area was up compared to the same time last year.  The largest gains were found in Davidson, as sales spiked over 200%!  This is largely due to buyers flocking to Westbranch by Lennar Homes.  Looking at the graph below, we see that the largest market for new […]

MAGNOLIA WALK IN HUNTERSVILLE

Magnolia Walk in Huntersville is minutes to I77 and I485, for easy commuting to Charlotte and the Lake Norman area. Huntersville Family Fitness and Aquatics Center is next door, and at Magnolia Walk you get a 1-year membership included with your purchase! Mattamy Homes builds ranches and 2-story homes here, with an average selling price […]

HOLLINS GROVE IN HUNTERSVILLE

Hollins Grove is located close to Birkdale Village and Golf Club, Huntersville, Latta Plantation, Lake Norman and Charlotte. It’s an enclave of 40 large homesites with 21 acres of open space, gardens and woods. Select your homesite and choose from their Featured Builder Program: ES Johnson, Linnane and Nest Homes. The Eastover Model by Linnane, […]

TRILOGY LAKE NORMAN

Thanks for checking out what you get for your money at Trilogy Lake Norman in Denver, NC. I’m Matt Morano, the NC Realty Guy with Lake Realty. Trilogy is like being on vacation. There is so much to do on-site. No excuse not to enjoy life here This 55+ community sits just west of Lake […]

The Ultimate Guide to Title Insurance

Title insurance can be hard to understand and know why you need it. Private mortgage insurance (PMI) is required by the lender, provided you have less than 20% down, to ensure the loan is repaid if the borrower defaults. Homeowner’s insurance is a necessity to protect the lender’s property interests.   Then there is title insurance, one […]

What to expect from the home inspection.

A home inspection is a thorough check by a professional of the dwelling’s condition, and a report is provided to the buyer.  It may sound simple but it can make or break the sale.  If you know what to expect from your home inspection then you can increase your chance of making sound decisions and […]