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Old 01-09-2013, 01:55 PM
 
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I am relocating from Dallas, Tx (lived in Texas all my life) and I am relocating with wife and 3 children. I am looking to live within a 30 mile radius of Charlotte. I am already employed and will be transferring so looking for an area with good schools, safe neighborhoods preferably in a suburb area. I believe I would like to live closer to S.Carolina instead of north of Charlotte. I will be buying a house and looking for housing in the 110 to 175K range. Any suggestions and help are greatly appreciated!!
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Old 01-09-2013, 02:26 PM
 
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Glad to know you have a job lined up for this area, as employment is rather sketchy at best in this neck of the woods. Fort Milll area would probably be safe-bet for you or the Steele Creek area. Best of Luck to you.
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Old 01-09-2013, 02:51 PM
 
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Thanks WestCoast will look into those areas.
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Old 01-09-2013, 03:12 PM
 
Location: Mars
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Ballantyne area is the best for families with kids. Great schools and extremely safe community.

Compare crime and schools to rest of the area. Especially zip code 28277

http://www.trulia.com/crime/Charlott...llantyne_East/

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http://spotcrime.com/nc/charlotte

http://www.greatschools.org/search/s...ortBy=DISTANCE

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Old 01-09-2013, 03:18 PM
 
Location: Mars
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And houses under 150K in 28277

Charlotte NC 28277 Homes for Sale & 28277 Real Estate - Zillow
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Old 01-10-2013, 05:36 AM
 
Location: Wesley Chapel
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I believe there are houses in that price range in Waxhaw. I loved living there. Good schools, great community.
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Old 01-10-2013, 07:49 AM
 
Location: S. Charlotte
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Agree with the south Charlotte area recommendation. There are many good neighborhood choices that meet your budget as well. Welcome to Charlotte!
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Old 01-10-2013, 11:06 AM
 
Location: Charlotte, NC
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Agree with the Ballantyne rec or maybe between Ballantyne and Fort Mill on that budget.
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