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Midwood is mostly known by locals as “Plaza-Midwood” and was established as a suburban streetcar town of Charlotte in 1910. The roads in Midwood were laid out by the Oakland Land Company. Throughout the Great Depression, which started in 1929 and ended at some point in the late 1930s, Plaza-Midwood thrived as if there was no Great Depression. Nevertheless, as the 1950s rolled around, the area started to decline. In the mid to late 1970s, the Plaza Midwood Neighborhood Association was put in place as a way to protect and preserve the neighborhood. Starting in the 1990s, Plaza-Midwood has experienced a dramatic comeback, mostly thanks to heavy investment which has transformed the once vacant and dilapidated houses and buildings into stylish urban offices and dwellings. Revitalization of Plaza-Midwood has influenced surrounding neighborhoods to follow suit, with a renaissance of sorts occurring all throughout the inner-ring suburban area of “Old Charlotte.”

Out of all the reasons to choose Midwood for your next home purchase, the natural beauty of the area can be enjoyed at various natural spaces. A perfect example is the Congaree National Park located in Richland County near Eastover. This 26,276-acre National Park acts as a preserve for the nation’s largest old growth bottomland hardwood forest. The Congaree National Park has some of the tallest trees growing in the eastern portion of the United States. When you’re looking for something more exciting, there is Carowinds, a 400-acre amusement park featuring eight themed areas that include Celebration Plaza, Crossroads, Carolina Boardwalk, Carousel Park, County Fair, Thrill Zone, and Camp Snoopy. Each area offers visitors numerous thrill rides of different levels for all age groups. In addition to those recreation and entertainment opportunities, the Charlotte area is served by several shopping centers, such as South Park, an upscale mall located at 4400 Sharon Road in Charlotte. South Park is home to Abercrombie & Fitch, Alex And Ani, American Eagle Outfitters, Ann Taylor, and much more. Some of the eateries available include California Pizza Kitchen, The Cheesecake Factory, Maggiano's Little Italy, McCormick & Schmick's, and Reid's Fine Foods & Wine Bar. With so much to offer, is it any wonder that Charlotte's many remarkable neighborhoods are popular destinations among homebuyers?

Many of the luxury homes on the market in the Midwood community are in gated neighborhoods and feature lakefront properties. A prime example of the exceptional communities you’ll find here is Misty Waters, a gated community with a wide range of newly built and resale custom homes for sale. These and other Midwood properties often have a long list of fabulous amenities such as Hickory hardwood floors and trim, large fountains, peaceful ponds, and of course a lake. Additionally, Midwood has several land listings if you’re interested in constructing a home using one of Charlotte’s many builders. Adding to the allure, Midwood is only minutes away from I-85, shopping centers, and the airport, which provides with a great deal of convenience. Real estate for sale in the Charlotte area sells fast, so if you would like more information regarding available homes in Midwood, please contact us so we may assist you.

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