Residents of Weddington enjoy the small-town ambience of their quiet, residential community. Located in the upper western section of Union County, North Carolina, Weddington offers large residential lots and wooded retreats. Secluded but accessible, Weddington is only about 15 miles away from downtown Charlotte. Interstate 485 is located just three miles north, and a variety of state highways serve the area.
Neighboring communities that share the picturesque farmland and forests that surround Weddington include Wesley Chapel, Waxhaw, Matthews and Marvin. Waxhaw is particularly known for its historic downtown district, populated with antique and craft shops. Other local attractions include several nearby museums and the Cane Creek State Park. This 360-acre park offers visitors a range of recreational opportunities, such as hiking, walking, fishing, picnicking and camping.
It is a stated goal of the town's officials to limit commercial development so that Weddington's 10,000 residents can continue to enjoy and appreciate their local natural landscape. There is one commercial area in town that features a shopping center and a medical office building. The primary employing industries are educational, healthcare, finance, insurance and retail trade. Academically outstanding Union County Public Schools serve Weddington students in grades K-12. Several colleges and universities are in proximity for those who wish to attain a degree in higher education.
Weddington Real Estate Market: Price Range of Weddington Homes for Sale
Weddington's real estate market is anchored primarily by single-family homes in a variety of styles and price points. The scenic landscape is accented by grand, transitional style homes on large, wooded lots. Homes in Weddington are priced starting from $185,000 to upwards of $2 million for custom built homes, new construction, and million dollar estates. Expansive estate properties with spacious lots of considerable acreage are for sale from the low $300,000s to $3 million for newly built luxury estates with spas.
Weddington Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of January 23rd, 2017: homes priced around $373,825 compared to $345,247 the previous week, showing a increase of more than +8%. For Tuesday, January 24th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.07%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.23%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.46%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.98%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Weddington NC. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Weddington to help you find the best home!