Homes for Sale in Waxhaw, NC
Here, you'll see all of the current Homes For Sale in Waxhaw, NC including single-family homes, condos, and townhomes. Our list of Houses for Sale in Waxhaw is updated every 15 minutes and a direct feed from the local MLS. If you haven't already, be sure to register for a free account so that you can receive email alerts whenever new Waxhaw Real Estate listings come on the market.
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Waxhaw, North Carolina
Waxhaw, located about 20 miles from downtown Charlotte, is known for its small-town vibe and large-acre properties. Located in Union County, it’s also home to some of the highest-ranked public schools in the state. With a population of just over 10,000, people are clamoring to raise their families here, causing Waxhaw to become one of the fastest-growing regions around Charlotte.
The area takes its name from the Native American tribe that once lived here. These beautiful rolling hills and abundant woodlands are near the site where gold was first discovered in the Carolinas, triggering an infamous gold rush that grew the area until the California gold rush overshadowed it. The first European settlers came to this area in the mid-1800s, mostly Scots, both Irish and German. In time, the arrival of the railroad, which connected the area to Atlanta’s markets, and the growth of the textile industry resulted in Waxhaw becoming well-established.
As textile jobs began to disappear, Waxhaw shifted its focus and became a center for fine dining and antiques. Careful and persistent development in the historic town center has resulted in numerous shops and dining establishments, casual and upscale. The entire Waxhaw Historic District is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Nearby Cane Creek Park, a state park, offers more than 1000 acres of recreation, camping, hiking, and more. Area events include the annual Queen’s Cup and a family-friendly Fourth of July Parade!
Homes for sale in Waxhaw tend to be luxurious, including very private estates and executive homes. A variety of architectural styles can be seen here, with a penchant for elegant stone and brick. Homes here feature luxury appointments and amenities in gated communities, some featuring clubhouses, tennis courts, fitness centers, walking trails, and more. Waxhaw has come a long way from its humble beginnings when European settlers first arrived here, but it still maintains the natural beauty that drew them here—and continues to draw others today.
Houses for Sale in Waxhaw NC
The data for these houses for sale in Waxhaw, NC comes directly from our local multiple listing service (the MLS) and is updated every 15 minutes resulting in the most accurate and updated information available. As you’re browsing houses in Waxhaw, you’ll notice certain statuses. “Coming Soon” means that the home is on the MLS for marketing purposes but cannot be shown yet. “Active” means that the home is currently available and does not have a contract on it. “Under Contract” means that the home has a contract on it but the owner is still allowing showings. “Pending” means that the home has a contract on it but is NOT allowing further showings. And of course, “Sold” means that the home has already gone through the closing process.
Realtor Waxhaw, NC
If you're thinking of purchasing houses for sale in Waxhaw, you'll want to have an experienced Waxhaw Realtor by your side. Reaching out to us early is one of the absolute best things you can do to get the ball rolling. From there, we can discuss things such as pre-qualification/financing, the home-buying process, how to prepare a winning offer, and anything else that might provide you with value. Once we have a conversation, we can schedule showings for any desired homes for sale in Waxhaw or surrounding areas and discuss the next steps. We are experienced, very personable, and professional Waxhaw, NC Realtors and look forward to helping you.
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