McLean and Lake Wylie pulse with springtime energy, as our camera captured this week. Peachtree Residential, Arthur Rutenberg Homes and McSpadden Custom Homes are building in our South Shore neighborhood. Boaters cruise the lake, and downtown Belmont entices with flowers, shops and dining. Come see!

South Shore construction update

South Shore lake wylie homes for sale at McLean

Exclusive South Shore lakefront homes begin at under $1 million.

Both pre-sold and speculative homes are under construction by Arthur Rutenberg Homes, McSpadden Custom Homes and Peachtree Residential.

Visitors are welcome to tour South Shore. Begin at the McLean House information center, open daily at 175 Armstrong Road, for an overview and directions. New left-turn lanes and freshly planted trees and shrubs enhance South Shore’s presence along Armstrong Road. Irrigated turf lawn will come in April.

Turn right as you leave the information center and enter South Shore at nearby Seven Oaks Landing. Peachtree Residential has several homes under way near the future South Shore Residents Club. Just past the club area, turn left onto South Shore Drive. Enjoy the spring forest and glimpses of Lake Wylie as you near the McSpadden and Arthur Rutenberg homes being built on graciously sized waterfront lots along Cape August Place.

Exclusive lakefront homes begin at under $1 million. To learn more, contact Anne Brade of RE/MAX Executive at 704-650-4951 or

Upcoming community events

From magical Wee Houses to blazing-fast cyclists and the action-packed Tuck Fest, the next month is packed with fun for all ages in the greater McLean community.

wee houses at daniel stowe botanical gardensMcLean and its builders helping bring magic to Wee Houses

Rediscover the magic of Wee Houses – the tree houses, forts and playhouses of our childhoods – as Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden teams up with craftsmen, artists, students and others to present tiny houses that connect us with nature and return us to a world of imagination and adventure.
McLean its builders are helping sponsor the exhibit, which has its opening night on April 28 and continues through September.
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden is next door to McLean, ideal for exploring our magical South Shore after seeing the Wee Houses!
Learn more about Wee Houses and Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden.

cycling in charlotte ncTop US cyclists come to Belmont

Nearly 200 of the fastest cyclists in America will sprint through Belmont on May 1 at the CaroMont Health Criterium. Many amateur races and other activities for all ages, too, sponsored in part by McLean.
Learn more about the Criterium.

Tuck Fest – 3 days of wild!

Run, raft, ride and much more at Tuck Fest, the outdoor action and music extravaganza, April 22-24 at the US National Whitewater Center on upper Lake Wylie. It’s even fun just to watch!
Learn more about Tuck Fest and the US National Whitewater Center.