Everything You Need to Relocate to Charlotte

Moving to a brand new area can seem nerve-wracking, but it can also be fun! It's your chance to start fresh, meet new friends and neighbors, and fall in love with a city that has so much to offer. As North Carolina's largest city, Charlotte is full of opportunities! With my in-depth knowledge of the Charlotte area and this helpful relocation guide, you'll be stepping into your new home in no time.

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So, You're Moving to Charlotte...

Charlotte is the largest city in North Carolina and the second largest city in the southeastern United States, meaning that this city offers world-class arts, rich local culture, and opportunities you can't find anywhere else! Since Charlotte is also home to dozens of large corporations, many people find themselves relocating to the area for a job change.

Feeling a little overwhelmed? Don't worry—I can help you discover everything you need to know about living in Charlotte, from the coolest places to eat and shop to the best neighborhoods in the area. Let's start exploring!

Charlotte Quick Facts

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Top Employers

  • Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools
  • Bank of America
  • Wells Fargo
  • Carolinas Healthcare System
  • Novant Health
  • American Airlines

population stats


  • City Population (2018) — 872,498
  • Growth Since 2010 — +19.3%
  • Average Commute — 24.9 minutes

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Suburban Areas

Find Your Ideal Home

Charlotte offers single-family homes, condominiums, and townhouses in a variety of locations. Quickly search for your next home here.

Be First to Know About New Listings

If you have a million other things to do and don't have time to keep searching for homes, sign up for email updates! Just choose your ideal location, price range, and features you want, and you'll receive a list of homes in your inbox.

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Essential Relocation Info

Looking for information about preparing for your move? Want to know more about Charlotte, its suburbs, and its neighborhoods? Curious about what kind of events are happening soon? I have everything you need to get familiar with the Charlotte area!

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Moving Tips

Organization is the key to a smooth relocation. Follow our moving and packing tips here.

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Public Schools

Want to know which schools are the best? Search for your next home near the area's top schools.

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About the Area

My Charlotte area guides can help you learn more about the city and its surrounding areas.

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Great Neighborhoods

Get insider information about Uptown Charlotte, Plaza Midwood, NoDa, and other popular districts.

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Charlotte Happenings

My blog is the best place to find home buying tips, upcoming events, and home decor ideas.

Talk to a Charlotte Real Estate Expert

I'm intimately knowledgeable of Charlotte and surrounding communities, so I can help you learn about the area, find the right home and community, and move to your new home quickly and easily. I would love to talk with you about your plans to relocate to Charlotte. Call me at 704-400-4578!

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