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36 best apartments in Charlotte, sorted by hot neighborhoods

Ted Williams, Charlotte Agenda

This guide is proudly presented by Northwood Ravin. At a Northwood Ravin signature community, you can expect the highest standard of customer service, resident care and professional management. (Highlighted below are some of our projects that Ted Williams mentions in the article).

Silos South End

Best for amenities and location

Location: 131 Poindexter Drive
Total apartment units: 390, built in 2013
Why it stands out:

  • Largest property in South End, with a wide variety of unit types, including town homes, apartments, flats spread across a total of 10 separate buildings on 10 acres
  • Surface parking means no hassles pulling into/out of parking deck
  • Outdoor community area includes pool, bocce court, dog park and dog grooming station
  • Bonus points for preserving the historic silos, an homage to the neighborhood’s industrial roots


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Camden Gallery

Best for urban location

Location: 1750 Camden Road
Total apartment units: 323, built in 2014
Why it stands out:

  • Steps away from all of South End (above Blaze Pizza)
  • Close to Light Rail


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Metro 808

Best walkability

Location: 808 Hawthorne Lane
Total apartment units: 237, built in 2012
Why it stands out:

  • Central location with a short walk to essentially everything in the neighborhood
  • Full suite of community amenities including pool, clubhouse, fitness center, dog park
  • Easy access to both Central Avenue and Hawthorne Lane


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Ascent Uptown

Location: 225 S. Poplar St.
Total apartment units: 300, built in 2017

Why it stands out:

  • Top-notch rooftop amenities include a saltwater pool, penthouse lounge with a bar and a fitness center with high-tech equipment
  • Rooftop fire pit and entertainment space with lounge seating


Museum Tower

Location: 525 S. Church St.
Total apartment units: 395, built in 2016

Why it stands out:

  • Unobstructed view of and walking distance to the Panther’s Stadium
  • 24-hour concierge to take care of any needs, at any time
  • A cycling studio and yoga room, in addition to the fitness center


Mercury NoDa

Location: 2901 N. Davidson St.
Total apartment units: 241, built in 2016

Why it stands out:

  • Entertaining area with billiards, foosball and catering kitchen
  • Industrial inspired finishes, garage doors that open up to courtyard, graffiti art throughout
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Inspire SouthPark

Location: 345 Sharon Township Lane
Total apartment units: 369, built in 2018
Agenda guide: Apartment hunting? Go inside Inspire SouthPark

Why it stands out:

  • Unit features: soft-close cabinets, a wine cooler, ceiling fans, a cable data port on every wall (so you can pick exactly where you want your TV) and a clean interior design
  • Units can face either the quiet green space or Junior-Olympic-sized salt water pool
  • Full spa area with mani/pedi chairs, a massage table and full locker room
  • The gym is fully equipped with WellBeats and they plan on having instructors teach regular spin and yoga classes
  • For your furry friends, an in-house doggie daycare (run by The Waggle Company), dog park and dog grooming spa
  • Underground loading dock to make moving in a breeze
  • Right next to Yafo, Sabor, Earth Fare and Tandur



The Encore SouthPark

Location: 6205 Morrison Blvd.
Constructed: 2016
Total apartment units: 28

Why it stands out:

  • Short walk to SouthPark mall, Bricktop’s and Paco’s Tacos and Legion Brewing SouthPark
  • Rooftop lounge with pool, billiards, grills and a clubroom
  • A guest suite available for visitors
  • Some units offer a built-in wine fridgethe-encore-apartments-in-charlotte

This article was originally posted in the Charlotte Agenda.