Spotlight: Wilmore

Wilmore is fast becoming one of Charlotte’s up-and-coming neighborhoods. It is right next to Uptown, with charming bungalows. Homes here are still affordable so it is a great place to get in on before the market really takes off. Wilmore is walking distance to the Charlotte Lynx light rail so you don’t even need to worry about parking in Uptown. Most streets even have an Uptown view.

Located in just to the South and West of Uptown, Wilmore is bounded by I-77, Summit Avenue, Camden Road and Tremont Avenue. Also included is a small section to the West of I-77 including Revolution Park at Berringer and Remount Road. Being just North of SouthEnd makes Wilmore even more attractive as you are close to lots of great restaurants, breweries, and shopping.

Wilmore is the third most popular destination for renters in the Charlotte area per Zumper.com. This makes a great case for a home in Wilmore as an investment property too. With homes still available in the $100’s, you could get in on a great opportunity for an income stream, or to create your dream home as you remodel a home.

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Wilmore has all the charm and character of Dilworth, but with a much more easily attainable entry price point. These homes, with a smaller footprint that Dilworth, are available nicely remodeled in the mid-$200’s.

In the past year, homes in Wilmore have sold for between $118,000 and $532,500. This shows a great range between untouched homes and fully remodeled and expanded homes. New construction homes are also available. As of August 3rd, there are 10 homes currently on the market in Wilmore. They range from $120,000 for a 3 bedroom, 1 bathroom home with 1,180 square feet to $624,900 for a 5 bedroom, 3 full-bath, 2 half-bath home with 3,356 square feet.