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Meritage Homes Now Selling in Heron Creek, 81-lot single-family community in Mint Hill, NC




Contact: Tracie Bober

(614) 783-3408

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CHARLOTTE, NC, June 29, 2021 – Meritage Homes, the sixth-largest public homebuilder in the U.S., today announced the addition of a new affordable community in Mint Hill. Priced from the $400,000s, Heron Creek offers seven ranch-style floorplans ranging from approximately 1,600-2,700 square feet, including three options with a second-floor bonus room and/or bedroom. Buyers can choose from one of six Design Collections, designer-curated interior finish collections that enable buyers to confidently style their home through a personalized experience at the Studio M Design Center. This completely reimagined approach to home design removes the guesswork by creating a simplified process that still offers a variety of choices, allowing buyers to make style decisions with ease while remaining within their budget.

Nestled at the end of Walter Nelson Road, Heron Creek offers a quiet suburban lifestyle with convenient access to Mint Hill and Mathews retail, dining and entertainment.

Heron Creek entrance monument

Community Quick Facts

  • Name: Heron Creek

  • Price Range: Starting from the $400,000s

  • Home Sizes: Approximately 1,600 – 2,700 square feet

  • Number of Homesites: 81

  • Model Available to Tour: Grayson

  • Sales Center Address:

3634 Walter Nelson Road

Mint Hill, NC 27227

  • Contact Phone Number:

    • Meritage Homes - (877) 275-6374

“We’re excited to offer buyers in Mint Hill a streamlined design process to help bring their dream home to life. Our designer-curated collections remove a lot of the guesswork for buyers and provide a cohesive look in every home” said Maurice Johnson, area president for Meritage Homes in Charlotte and Charleston. “Heron Creek appeals to homebuyers looking for quality, energy efficiency and affordability plus convenient options for shopping, dining and outdoor activities.”

Every Meritage home is built with energy- and money-saving features including spray-foam insulation, ENERGY STAR® certified appliances, Low-E windows, and a high-performance air filtration system that improves the home’s air quality and reduces the number of allergens. Additionally, all new homes will be equipped with an efficient multispeed HVAC system that allows owners to better manage the comfort of their home while reducing their environmental impact and operating costs. Every home also includes Meritage Home’s M.Connected Home™ Automation Suite, with smart door locks, door sensors and motion detectors, USB outlets and advanced thermostats, which are centrally managed through a smart home hub and app.

The Heron Creek sales office is now open with enhanced safety measures in compliance with local, state and CDC guidelines. In addition, homebuyers can manage the entire purchase process online with Meritage Homes’ Virtual Homebuying process, which seamlessly guides prospective buyers from research and discovery and, in some jurisdictions, all the way through closing. Along the way, buyers can connect with representatives to learn more about communities, arrange virtual tours, speak to a mortgage professional and much more. Meritage Homes’ goal is to ensure customers feel comfortable in their interactions, whether in-person or online, throughout the buying process.

For more information about Heron Creek, please visit:

Further information is also available by calling (877) 275-6374.

About Meritage Homes

Meritage Homes is the sixth-largest public homebuilder in the United States, based on homes closed in 2020. The Company offers a variety of homes that are designed with a focus on first-time and first move-up buyers in Arizona, California, Colorado, Texas, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.

Meritage Homes has delivered over 140,000 homes in its 36-year history, and has a reputation for its distinctive style, quality construction, and award-winning customer experience. The Company is the industry leader in energy-efficient homebuilding and a seven-time recipient of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year for Sustained Excellence Award since 2013 for innovation and industry leadership in energy efficient homebuilding.

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