About the Area
Ballantyne is a 2,000-acre master-planned community located in the heart of south Charlotte. Developed on the farmland of the James J. Harris family estate, Ballantyne was inspired by people, providing unparalleled access to live, work, play and stay.
In the center of Ballantyne, four 30-foot monuments celebrate the history and future of Charlotte. Representing the major hallmarks of Charlotte’s legacy, the monuments showcase the city as a convenient transportation hub, powerful financial district, strong character of human spirit and commitment to technology.
Ballantyne began to evolve in the mid-1990s with the construction of I-485 and rapidly advancing city limits. The Bissell/Harris family started to develop the land with the completion of the first houses and office buildings in 1996.
Today, Ballantyne is recognized nationally as one of the most successfully designed and executed mixed use communities. Home to Charlotte’s largest concentration of educated and experienced labor, Ballantyne’s high profile tenants include Bank of America, ESPN, MetLife, Snyder's-Lance, Lending Tree, Liberty Mutual and Premier, Inc. With immediate interstate access, a variety of residential options, Class A office, retail and medical space within Ballantyne Corporate Park, more than 30 dining choices, entertainment venues and four award-winning hotels, Ballantyne has grown to become the quintessential destination for those who enjoy the best in quality of life.
Combining big city amenities with the charm of a close-knit community, Ballantyne is committed to creating the best experience for people to live, work, play and stay.