University Park is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Home buyers who prefer a calm atmosphere will enjoy University Park. Green spaces, like Stewart Creek Greenway, are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them close by for residents to relax in, which makes them easy to reach. This area is also reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - however some parts can be quite noisy, especially closer to Interstate 85.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing roughly 85% of the dwellings in University Park, and the remaining dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings. Most of the housing growth in this part of Charlotte took place between 1960 and 1980. This neighborhood is notably good for those looking for three bedroom homes. Home owners occupy around 55% of the properties in University Park and 45% are rented.
Locals will welcome the proximity to primary as well as high schools, which are within walking distance from most houses for sale in University Park. When it comes to eating, the closest supermarket in this neighborhood is generally only a rather short walk away. There are also a few choices for those who cherish close by restaurants.
Driving is an excellent mode of transportation in University Park. Coming across a parking spot is generally easy, and many houses for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 85. In contrast, walking in University Park is not very popular, although running daily errands is convenient.