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River Run: Popular, Prestigious, Private

Located just outside the charming town of Davidson the homes for sale in River Run are some of the finest and most beautiful custom homes in the area. Situated on over 900 acres of undulating terrain and featuring four lakes, River Run is a perfect place to call home.  You will love the open spaces, recreational activities and quiet rural living.  You’ll be just far enough away from the hubbub of the city but just close enough to have easy access to everything your heart desires.


River Run boasts a country club lifestyle including a private championship golf course designed by Robert Walker in conjunction with Raymond Floyd. In addition to golf you’ll enjoy 16 tennis courts (four indoor), a fitness center, children activities, sports programs, two swimming pools, a huge water slide, a meandering lazy river and walking trails throughout the community.


The homes for sale in River Run range in price from about $300,000 to over $3 million.


Some of the area’s most attractive homes built by well-known and respected custom home builders are featured in the real estate for sale in River Run. Very detailed yet highly livable, there is something for everyone.


Although River Run is considered a rural area, the location provides for quick, easy and convenient access to everything you might need.  The Charlotte-Douglas International Airport is about 25 minutes away.


Lake Norman Regional Hospital and Presbyterian Hospital in Huntersville are within 15 minutes of River Run. You can be in Charlotte in just 25 minutes where you can enjoy professional sports, world-class theater or more shopping. You’re also minutes away from one of North Carolina’s largest lakes, Lake Norman.  Here you will enjoy all sorts of water related activities from sailing, fishing and boating to just relaxing on the water.


River Run is served by the Charlotte Mecklenburg School System.  Children attend the following public schools:

  • Davidson Elementary
  • Davidson IB Middle School (Magnet)
  • J. M. Alexander Middle School
  • North Mecklenburg High School


The Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District is nationally recognized. It serves about 140,000 students in grades Pre-K through 12 and is known as one of America’s best school districts.


The area’s diverse educational system also includes many convenient private schools, colleges and public libraries.


Shopping, Recreation and Lifestyle

There are many exciting things to do in near Highland Creek. Concord Mills Mall, North Lake Mall, Birkdale Village and several other centers are all within 10 to 20 minutes from home in River Run. The surrounding area provides a wide array of options for shopping, dining and entertainment. Charlotte Motor Speedway is also nearby. If you like the water, Lake Norman is just a short conversation away. The hustle and bustle of Charlotte’s Uptown is within minutes. For vacation options, the Appalachian Mountains and the beach are both just short drives from home.
If you are searching for a home for sale in Davidson, Cornelius or Huntersville you should take time to explore the real estate for sale in River Run.  You won’t be disappointed.

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