Money Magazine recently named Charlotte’s Mountain Island Lake as No. 1 Best Big-City Bargain in their Best Places to Live 2014 list. In addition to citing several residential developments in the town, Money had this to say about the neighborhood:

“This low-density region 20 minutes north of the city center—known for outdoor activities and its eponymous lake—is rated one of the most family-friendly neighborhoods in the state by real estate data firm NeighborhoodScout. Convenient to the soon-to-be-completed I-485 beltway, Mountain Island Lake features pretty, spacious homes.”

Within Mountain Island Lake, MPV Properties manages the property and leasing Mountain Island Village, a dynamic mixed-used center which provides retail and other neighborhood services vital to the growing community.

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