Mountainbrook is a neighborhood located in Charlotte, North Carolina. Located in Mecklenburg County, this land’s known history has the first inhabitants residing in here thousands of years prior to European settlement. The Spanish were the first to record their interaction with the indigenous Catawba Native American tribe, who have roots in the area dating be to ancient times. Charlotte was initially developed by intermediate waves of Scottish-Irish Presbyterians who migrated to the area from Northern Ireland. These Ulster-Scot settlers were the dominant founding population in those days. Germans also began settling in Charlotte long before the start of the American War of Independence in 1775. The strong Scottish influence on the area’s formation can be seen today in the city’s flag which is the Saltire, or the Saint Andrews Flag of Scotland, with a City Crest. Beyond this long and rich history, the area has much to offer prospective homebuyers.
Charlotte, North Carolina, is the 17th largest city by population in the United States, while its metro area is the 22nd largest, comprised of sixteen counties. Charlotte is also the third fastest growing city in the country. Out of 50 of the largest cities in North America, it sits as one of the top 10 hubs for professional millennials. All these factors have made it a "gamma-minus" global city according to the Globalization and World Cities Research Network (GaWC), a think tank from the UK that studies how cities from around the world play a role in globalization. A “gamma” city, as defined by the GaWC, is any one of the fifty-nine cities on their list that connect smaller economic regions to the world economy. Charlotte has also poised itself as a significant player in the financial world, having the third most banking assets after San Francisco and New York City. Bank of America, the nation’s second-largest bank, has its corporate headquarters in Charlotte. In addition to that, five other Fortune 500 companies call Charlotte home, including Lowe’s, Duke Energy, steel producer Nucor, Sonic Automotive, and Sealed Air Corporation. Moreover, Charlotte is home to over forty state-of-the-art performance venues, featuring a vast array of mesmerizing productions ranging from Broadway to local theater. And on top of all of that, you'll find excellent opportunities for shopping, dining, and recreation throughout Charlotte's many exceptional neighborhoods.
Living in Mountainbrook, you will forget that you’re living in the center of an urban area. Trees and lush foliage make this neighborhood seem like an oasis. You can find a nice selection of Ranch and custom homes listed in this area of Charlotte. These Mountainbrook properties have a long list of fantastic amenities such as gracious floor plans, new refinished hardwood floors, granite countertops, large front and back yards, and much more. Additionally, Mountainbrook has several land listings if you’re interested in constructing a home using one of Charlotte’s many builders. Real estate for sale in Mountainbrook and throughout the Charlotte area sells fast, so if you see a listing that catches your eye, don’t hesitate to contact us today to schedule a showing or ask questions.
This classic home in Mountainbrook boasts luxury vinyl plank flooring, new carpet, fresh paint, three beautifully updated full baths & a stunning new designer kitchen ren...
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Executive.
This brick beauty is as timeless as it is stylish. With 4 bedrooms, and 3.5 bathrooms, this home also includes two living room spaces, a dining room, and completely remod...
Listing courtesy of Bungalo.
Price improvement !!! Welcome to your SouthPark Oasis . 4/3 bath full brick home with 2 carport , pool and awesome Tiki bar . Beautiful lot with lush landscaping . 2 of t...
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Ballantyne Area.
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