Lennar Experiences Strong Demand for Homes in Its New Ardrey Crest Community in the Highly Desirable Ballantyne Area

Homebuilder Sees Signs That the Real Estate Market is Rebounding in Charlotte

Charlotte, NC, June 18, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Lennar, one of the nation’s leading homebuilders, is excited to announce that home sales are booming at its newest community Ardrey Crest in South Charlotte.

“Demand has been incredibly strong for this community and we are thrilled at the excellent response we have received,” said Veronica Perez, Director of Sales and Marketing for Lennar’s Carolinas division. “The market isn’t soft when you know what your customers are looking for in a home and so far we have sold at least one home per week since our grand opening celebration four weeks ago.”

Ardrey Crest is a luxurious 53-acre master planned community just South of downtown Charlotte located in the beautiful Ballantyne area. The community offers single-family homes with three to four bedrooms, two and a half baths and two-car garages. Homes range from 2,200 to 2,800 square feet with prices starting from the $200s.

All homes come with an array of quality features and designer upgrades included as standard in the home purchase price. Some of these features depending on the floor plan include lavish master suites, bonus rooms and hardwood flooring.

The community offers a variety of family oriented amenities including a swimming pool with cabana, tot lot, bocci courts and plenty of open green space throughout the neighborhood.

Ardrey Crest is located just a few miles from Interstate 485. Families who move to Ardrey Crest will enjoy excellent newly built schools and nearby parks.
The community is close to an assortment of entertainment, restaurant and shopping destinations. Ballantyne golf and outdoor lifestyle center Ballantyne Village are also a short drive away.

“We are starting to see Charlotte homebuyers become more confident in the local economy and this is making them eager to consider the purchase of a home,” said Perez. “Now is the time to buy with the low interest rates available making home prices even more affordable.”

Ardrey Crest is located off of Marvin Road and Wade Ardrey Road in South Mecklenburg County.

For more information on Ardrey Crest call 704-749-5274.

For a complete list of Lennar communities in the Charlotte area visit http://www.Lennar.com/Charlotte.

About Lennar Corporation
Lennar Corporation, founded in 1954, is headquartered in Miami, Florida and is one of the nation’s leading builders of quality homes for all generations. Lennar builds affordable, move-up and retirement homes in Communities that cater to almost any lifestyle – such as urban, golf course, Active Adult or suburban Communities. Currently the company builds homes in 17 different states in some of the finest markets across the country.

Brandi McDonald