South End, Charlotte is full to the brim with trendiness, creativity, job favorability, and history. There is plenty of fun things to do and you can either indulge your creative side or support others in doing so. The neighborhood is also so close to Charlotte, you can pretty much taste it.
South End boasts:
- trendy atmosphere
-thriving day and night life
-plenty of work opportunities
-walkability and bikeability
-close proximity to Uptown Charlotte and major highways
South End developed in the early 1800s to support the needs of the nation's first gold rush in Uptown Charlotte, though it was still considered part of Uptown. It was a land of various kinds of mills and industry for much of its life, but when the mills began to disperse in the 1980s, the area began to lean more artsy. It gained its official name of South End in 1994. The buildings that were once mills have now taken on a new life, including trendy art galleries and even housing.
Those looking for a green lifestyle will also love South End. It is easy to walk to anything South End has to offer, and Mecklenburg County as a whole makes walking all over the county easier all the time. There are also eco-friendly apartment buildings and a bike share program.
There is a wealth of fun eateries, breweries, and shops to explore in South End. The area is known for its thriving night life but there's also plenty to do during the day.
South End was always known for industry, and that never really changed. The mills left, but now there is plenty of commercial growth and office towers.
Art is king in South End. Many neighborhoods and cities embrace street art, but it abounds here. Three painted "magic carpets" adorn sidewalks. The Rail Trail Chalkboard allows residents to finish the sentence, "Before I die, I want to:" There is also wall art, window art, and the turning of everyday public objects into beautiful and inspiring artworks.
South End also connects you to anything else you could want. It is very close to Uptown Charlotte and the LYNX Blue Line light rail. There are also two major highways connecting to South End.
This neighborhood is perfect for the youthful, trendy, and creatively-minded crowd who also want to utilize job opportunities and connections to Uptown Charlotte. Search our homes in South End, Charlotte to find the perfect home for you.