Why you'd want to live in Ballantyne
Looking for an upscale Charlotte suburb with everything you need close at hand? Ballantyne is for you! From millions of square feet of office space and retail space, a luxury spa and resort, luxury shopping, fine dining and fun restaurants, plus entertainment, you’ll find it here. Many residents work locally. Ballantyne is home to corporate headquarters that include MetLife, Babcock & Wilcox, Curtiss-Wright, Tree.com Inc, Snyder’s-Lance, Premier, Fortune 500 company SPX and ESPN regional television. Get outside and enjoy the Lower McAlpine Creek Greenway, Four Mile Creek Greenway, Big Rock Park, Morrison YMCA water park, Elon Park rec center, and Cullman Park. Ready to shop, dine or be entertained? You’ll find a movie theater, more than 20 restaurants, shopping and more at Ballantyne Village. The area’s public schools are nationally recognized, with high test scores and active PTAs. Ardrey Kell High School has award-winning sports and music teams and turns out National Merit Finalists each year. You’ll also find plenty of good charter and private school options. Ballantyne’s well-placed location within the I-485 beltway makes it an easy commute to and from almost anywhere in the Charlotte area. You’ll find a wide range of mid- to high-price houses, townhomes and apartments.