Right on the border of North and South Carolina, only 25 minutes from uptown Charlotte, lies the city of Fort Mill, South Carolina. One of the two public high schools in the city, Nation Ford HS is recognized as the top high school in all of York County (Click here for Nation Ford’s 2015 report card). With rapid growth in and around Charlotte, homes zoned for Nation Ford High School are a great option for home buyers looking to settle down in an area with great schools (and low taxes!).
Springfield Elementary, Sugar Creek Elementary, Fort Mill Elementary, Dobys Bridge Elementary, Riverview Elementary, Springfield Middle, Fort Mill Middle, Banks Trail Middle are the schools which feed into Nation Ford High School, and many of these have also received high rankings in the district. There are many different types of neighborhoods and homes in the area with various price points. There are a few golf courses as well, some public, some private, many new construction neighborhoods, and older, well-established neighborhoods. The majority of homes assigned to Nation Ford High School are on the east side of I-77 (click here for a map of the Nation Ford High School boundaries).
Below are some statistics of the real estate market in the Nation Ford HS zone from 2015…
- The average sales price is $297,641, up 10.4% from 2014
- On average, homes are sold for $111 per square foot, however this mostly depends on the neighborhood
- Homes sell at 96.1% of their listed/marketed price
- Currently, in December, 2015 there are 3.1 months supply of homes for sale. This means that inventory in the area is quite low and it is a strong seller’s market. This can also mean that many homes for sale receive multiple offers and go under contract quickly. This means that buyers need a strong buyer’s agent to negotiate. Sellers, now is a great time to list your home and bring in a strong offer. A healthy, well-balanced market has 6 months supply of homes for sale.
If you’re interested in buying or selling a home in the Charlotte or Fort Mill area, let me help! Below are some of my favorite neighborhoods assigned to Nation Ford High School.
Neighborhood Approx Price Range Elementary School Middle School
(click to see homes for sale)
Regent Park $200-500's Sugar Creek Springfield
Massey $300-400's Doby’s Bridge Fort Mill
English Trails $200's Springfield Springfield
Springfield $500-800's Fort Mill Fort Mill
Whitegrove $200's Doby’s Bridge Banks Trail
If you have questions or would like more information about any of these neighborhoods, please contact me. Or, if you would like personalized search results emailed to you daily, click here to tell me about your criteria.
If you are considering selling your Fort Mill home, I’d love to help you determine a reasonable sales price with a consultation and a free Comparative Market Analysis!
Missy Banks is a full time Real Estate Professional who lives in and specializes in Fort Mill and South Charlotte. She understands the South Charlotte lifestyle, housing market, and community. Let her be your connection to South Charlotte Real Estate. #sellingsouthcharlotte