Jul 20, 2018 - Things to Do

House hunting? Top 18 homes to check out this weekend including a renovated ranch in Madison Park and a fancy new build in Wilmore

Time to buy? Check out these 18 open houses in hot neighborhoods this weekend.

3548 Burkland Drive – $199,000

Plenty of room with 4 bedrooms (downstairs master), new paint, new flooring and carpet, new appliances, and the list goes on. Plus a wooded yard, 1-car attached garage and just minutes away from shops and restaurants

  • Neighborhood: Grier Heights, near Cotswold and Oakhurst
  • When: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday, July 21.
  • Realtor: Tika Turner at Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage (704.779.2218 or [email protected])
  • Specs: 4 bed, 2 bath, 1,305 square feet

6113 Ingleside Drive – $279,900

Within walking distance to the light rail station and greenway, this newly renovated mid-century vibe home  features beautiful painted beams that highlight the interesting architecture as well as a brand new kitchen, refinished hardwoods, a bonus room and large laundry area

  • Neighborhood: Montclaire area, between Starmount and Madison Park
  • When: 12-3 p.m. on Saturday, July 21
  • Realtor: Kara West with eXp Realty (980.365.8473)
  • Specs: 3 bed, 1.5 bath, 1,088 square feet

1011 Montford Drive – $439,000

This home was completely renovated in 2016 with new white kitchen cabinets, granite countertops, new tile and lighting for the bathrooms, as well as hardwood throughout and a stone patio and fire pit outside

108 Patton Court – $449,900

Totally updated with an open floor plan with an option for an upstairs or downstairs master bedroom, a screened-in porch and private backyard

  • Specs: 4 bed, 3.5 bath, 2,827 square feet

1311 Charter Place – $498,400

Features include an updated kitchen, a large dining room, master suite on the main level and a basement with a rec room, wet bar and pool table

  • Neighborhood: Stonehaven
  • When: 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, July 22.
  • Realtor: Sherry Hopkins(704.906-3754) or Sue Valentine-Plyler (704.957.6499) with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Carolinas Realty
  • Specs: 5 bed, 3.5 bath, 4,293 square feet

3718 Stokes Avenue – $500,000

This traditional southern-style colonial is walking distance to the mall and restaurants and shows off a modern kitchen, the large living and dining rooms, thin-slat hardwoods and studio space (with half bath) over the garage

  • Neighborhood: SouthPark
  • When: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday, July 21.
  • Realtor: Bobby McDonald of eXp Realty (704.343.6624)
  • Specs: 4 bed, 3 bath, 2,461 square feet

469 Lyttleton Drive – $535,000

Redone from top to bottom with a basement that can be treated as a separate living quarters/apartment plus a massive screened porch, hardwoods and upgraded appliances

1429 Ivey Drive – $550,000

Featuring both a front porch and back deck, open floor plan, original hardwood floors, picture molding, custom window seats and a spacious master suite with walk-in closet, dual vanities, separate soaking tub and walk-in tile shower

  • Neighborhood: Plaza Midwood
  • When: 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, July 21.
  • Realtor: Heather Claxton of Savvy + Co Real Estate (704.756.3365 or [email protected])
  • Specs: 3 bed, 2.5 bath, 2,577 square feet

4913 Charmapeg Avenue – $565,000

Fully renovated on a cul-de-sac with a designer kitchen, shiplap in the family room, a laundry/mudroom with lots of storage and a drop zone, plus new paint, new lighting and new hardware throughout

  • Neighborhood: Sherwood Forest
  • When: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday, July 21 and 3-5 p.m on Sunday, July 22.
  • Realtor: Meredith Gilbert with My Townhome (704.749.3576 or [email protected]
  • Specs: 4 bed, 2.5 bath, 2,213 square feet

1816 Union Street – $570,000

This craftsman style bungalow will not disappoint with its open floor plan and a location that puts you just one mile from the Parkwood station of the new Blue Line extension plus a master on the main level, 2-car garage and a huge back deck for entertaining

  • Neighborhood: Villa Heights, neighboring NoDa and Plaza-Midwood
  • When: 12-3 p.m. on Saturday, July 21. 
  • Realtor: Mark Hutchins of Keller Williams Ballantyne (704.602.0400)
  • Specs: 4 bed, 2.5 bath, 2,420 square feet

815 W Kingston Avenue – $699,000 

New construction featuring a large family room, designer kitchen, multiple covered porches, a walkout balcony, large family room perfect for entertaining

  • Neighborhood: Wilmore, neighbor to South End
  • When: 1-3 p.m on Saturday, July 21.
  • Realtor: Claudia AlHassan at Alpha Omega Realty (980.819.1369)
  • Specs: 4 bed, 3.5 bath, 2,896 square feet

3025 Commonwealth Avenue – $700,000

Custom built craftsman features a spacious kitchen with all the must-haves like quartz countertops and stainless steel appliances and the main level shows off a gas fireplace, built-ins and a drop zone

  • Neighborhood: Commonwealth Park
  • When: 1-4 p.m on Saturday, July 21.
  • Realtor: Pete Dorninger of Redfin Corporation
  • Specs: bed, 3.5 bath, 2,789 square feet

214 Circle Avenue – $998,000

Charming, updated home with a covered front porch, gracious living spaces, hardwood flooring and a kitchen featuring white cabinetry, quartz counters, subway tile backsplash that opens to dining room, breakfast area and family room

  • Neighborhood: Eastover
  • When: 2-4 p.m. on Saturday, July 21 and 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, July 22.
  • Realtor: Sheryl Hallow (704.552.9292) and Valerie Mitchener (704.909.5001) of HM Properties
  • Specs: 4 bed, 3.5 bath, 3,270 square feet

1715 Beverly Drive – $1,225,000

Featuring high ceilings, new plantation shutters, gorgeous master suite with closet built-ins and an impressive garage apartment with a kitchen and full bath, plus a spacious deck, screened porch, fenced backyard and stone porte-cochere.

  • Neighborhood: Myers Park
  • When: 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, July 22.
  • Realtor: Catherine Houghland at CottinghamChalk (704.650.8528 or [email protected])
  • Specs: 4 bed, 4 bath, 4,065 square feet

2219 Beverly Drive – $1,425,000

Filled with tons of natural light featuring a unique and functional kitchen layout with upscale appliances, hardwoods throughout, a large master suite and additional guest house

  • Neighborhood: Myers Park
  • When: 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, July 22.
  • Realtor: Meredith Tomascak of HM Properties (704.552.9292)
  • Specs: 5 bed, 2.5 bath, 3,872 square feet

4140 Tyng Way – $1,425,000

Everything you need like a drop zone with lockers, a laundry room, high-end kitchen, a 3-car garage plus an additional garage with bonus space above and plenty of outdoor living

  • Neighborhood: Cotswold
  • When: 3-5 p.m. on Sunday, July 22.
  • Realtor: Tracey Cook (704.236.1135) and Ashley Pizzo (704.756.8654) of HM Properties
  • Specs: 5 bed, 5.5 bath, 5,381 square feet

607 Dorothy Drive – $1,499,000

Luxurious master on main with wood vaulted ceilings, wet bar, laundry room, and huge closet plus a chef’s kitchen with big island, quartzite and hardwood plank countertops

  • Neighborhood: Dilworth
  • When: 12-3 p.m. on Saturday, July 21
  • Realtor:Sam Esmail and Haitham Esmaeel at Crescent Realty
  • Specs: 5 bed, 5 bath, 4,291 square feet

1944 Vernon Drive – $1,675,000

Large-scale features like massive trim, a winding staircase, a paneled elevator, a private wine room in the basement, a remodeled kitchen with custom cabinets and an entire wing dedicated to the master suite

  • Neighborhood: Eastover
  • When: 2-4 p.m. on Saturday, July 22.
  • Realtor: Gail McDowell with Premier Sotheby’s International Realty
  • Specs: 4 bed, 4.5 bath, 5,503 square feet

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