Lake Norman Waterfront Ranch Style Houses for Sale

Lake Norman Waterfront Ranch Homes for Sale

Lake Norman Waterfront Ranch Style Houses for Sale have become a very popular choice for many people looking to relocate or downsize. There are 39 Lake Norman Waterfront Ranch houses still available to choose from.

Prices range from 100’s+ to over 1 Million. Here is a great article written by George Perry who explains the benefits of Ranch Style living.

When most people think of ranch-style, single-level homes, a few things come to mind: the Mid West, and retirement communities. While both of these ideas are valid, and in fact true, there are other advantages to stair-free homes beyond avoiding tornadoes and the constant danger of hip replacements from falling.

Open Floorplans

Yes, you can have open floor plans on colonial-style homes as well, but there’s always going to be a divide thanks to the different floors. With a ranch-style home, you’ll have everything on a single floor, which allows you to create a more open feeling with only the bedrooms closed off. Great rooms are increasingly popular in ranch-style homes, as they combine the living room, dining room, and family room into a single space, often with an open look into the kitchen, making them great for gatherings of friends and family – nobody is ever sectioned off in another room.

Better Use of LandLake Norman waterfront houses for sale

While building a multi-story home can mean a smaller foundation, which can in turn mean lower costs, ranch-style homes can make better use of the land they’re built on. Since the entirety of the home is on a single level, that means you can spread the home out more over the plot of land it’s being built on, meaning there’s less wasted space, and allowing for larger homes when desired.

In addition, ranch-style homes can cut costs through the use of square or rectangular foundations, whereas some multi-story homes can have oddly shaped foundations with more than four corners, which can, in turn, impact the cost of building the foundation, and in turn the home.

Efficiency of Space

While you can certainly build a large ranch-style home, they trend towards the smaller size, which is perfect for those looking to eliminate the things in their lives (looking at your third couch) that aren’t really needed or aren’t used given how much space they take up.

Elderly and Disabled

For the elderly and those with long-term disabilities that impact their mobility, ranch-style living can be the difference between independence and regular care. Not having to worry about going up and down stairs to access the various rooms in your home means you don’t have to worry about the use of walkers, wheelchairs, or other mobility assisting devices that are often impacted by the inclusion of stairs.

Lake Norman homes

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20710 Rio Oro Drive -- 4 BR, 3 BA
Price: $1,199,950 (2834 sqft)
Subdivision: Bahia Bay
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Lake Norman Realty Inc | MLS # 3889726 | Active
7365 Gabriel Street -- 4 BR, 3.1 BA
Price: $1,160,000 (3617 sqft)
Subdivision: Caccia Cove
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Carolina Signature | MLS # 3888023 | Active
142 Oasis Drive -- 4 BR, 5.1 BA
Price: $1,150,000 (11948 sqft)
Subdivision: Stutts Cove
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EXP REALTY LLC | MLS # 3430255 | Contract
3711 Reid Circle -- 3 BR, 2 BA
Price: $1,150,000 (2097 sqft)
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Allen Tate | MLS # 3888040 | Contract
157 Rainbow Lane -- 3 BR, 3 BA
Price: $1,150,000 (3138 sqft)
Subdivision: Catalina Cove
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Allen Tate | MLS # 3878581 | Contract
123 Hidden Lane -- 3 BR, 2.1 BA
Price: $1,110,000 (2921 sqft)
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Keller Williams | MLS # 3863215 | Active
158 Cove View Drive -- 3 BR, 2 BA
Price: $1,100,000 (1282 sqft)
Subdivision: Cove View Park
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Ivester Jackson | MLS # 3821269 | Active
470 Lakeview Shores Loop -- 3 BR, 2 BA
Price: $1,100,000 (1350 sqft)
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NorthGroup Real | MLS # 3865437 | Active
6860 Shade Tree Lane -- 5 BR, 3 BA
Price: $1,075,000 (2834 sqft)
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Keller Williams | MLS # 3836011 | Active
132 Parkside Lane -- 5 BR, 5 BA
Price: $1,050,000 (5569 sqft)
Subdivision: Templeton Bay
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Nagy Properties | MLS # 3865485 | Contract
8303 Luckey Point Road -- 3 BR, 2 BA
Price: $1,000,000 (1456 sqft)
Subdivision: Luckey Point
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Belle Properties | MLS # 3882709 | Contract
263 Apache Road -- 3 BR, 2 BA
Price: $1,000,000 (1648 sqft)
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Keller Williams | MLS # 3886118 | Active
172 Honeydew Circle -- 3 BR, 2 BA
Price: $999,990 (2026 sqft)
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Lake Norman Realty Inc | MLS # 3881303 | Active
592 Isle of Pines Road -- 3 BR, 3.1 BA
Price: $999,900 (2646 sqft)
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RE/MAX Executive | MLS # 3856247 | Active
4852 Moonlite Bay Drive -- 3 BR, 2 BA
Price: $999,000 (1937 sqft)
Subdivision: Moonlite Bay
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Lake Homes & Property | MLS # 3888811 | Active
1989 Captains Way -- 2 BR, 2 BA
Price: $995,000 (1741 sqft)
Subdivision: Lincoln Forest
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Sellstate Choice | MLS # 3892174 | Active
7645 Dellinger Road -- 3 BR, 2 BA
Price: $995,000 (1517 sqft)
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Keller Williams Realty | MLS # 3812278 | Contract
126 Emerald Drive -- 3 BR, 2.1 BA
Price: $995,000 (3703 sqft)
Subdivision: Diamondhead
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Lake Realty powered | MLS # 3830124 | Active
110 Shumard Oak Lane -- 4 BR, 3.1 BA
Price: $987,900 (3939 sqft)
Subdivision: Atwater Landing
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Pilot Realty & | MLS # 3714822 | Contract
138 Roundstone Road -- 3 BR, 3.1 BA
Price: $949,000 (2599 sqft)
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Lake Norman Agents LLC | MLS # 3888880 | Active

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