Wooded Lots at Riverchase Estates

How to Buy a Large Wooded Lot and Build a Custom Home on Your Terms

Riverchase Estates offers large, wooded homesites near Charlotte, NC in the Lancaster, SC area. Our available properties are perfect for those wanting 1+ acre lots with scenic views in a master-planned community. At Riverchase Estates, residents enjoy a resort-style pool, $4.5 million clubhouse and 500-acre riverfront nature preserve.

Large homesites are a scarce commodity in new developments today, particularly in communities with amenities like those found at Riverchase Estates. Seldom will you find another neighborhood with tennis courts, an amphitheater, a basketball court, and a 4-mile network of walking trails.

Our Master Plan shows all the homesites in our gated community adjacent to the Catawba River. The illustrated map gives a clear picture of the rich green spaces available here, including the trail system, nature preserve and riverfront park.

Use Our Land Buyer’s Guide When Choosing Your New Homesite

Buying or building a new home is no easy task. There are countless facets to consider, such as design and building restrictions, where the schools are zoned, and future plans for area improvements.

It’s also important to understand the type of electrical services offered (underground or overhead line), as well as what gas types are needed to determine if the land is approved for a septic system.

When building a home, make sure all community-building restrictions, fees, and assessments are disclosed from the beginning of the process. Also, gather information regarding design approvals and details on how the neighborhood is managed for a smoother construction experience.

Download our Land Buyer’s Guide to learn more about the process of buying homesites and land as you consider your purchase options.

Buy Now and Build Later On Your Terms

Have you heard about our Buy Now, Build Later program? Unique to the industry, we understand that you might need more time to figure out what your dream home will look like. That’s why we do not force buyers to start building immediately after purchasing. We value your time, so start your project when it suits you.

Another perk of building at Riverchase Estates? You can choose from one of our five preferred builders, or you can bring your own!

Our reliable and skilled team of builders with spectacular reputations for quality are Classica Homes, Essex Homes, North Point Custom Homes, Suriano Homes and Terrata Homes.

Custom Home Plans and Building Timeframes

The preferred builders at Riverchase Estates offer a variety of home plans for you to consider as starting points for designing your new home. Many also include options for personalization of features, finishes, exteriors and outdoor living areas.

Starting with a floor plan can make the process easier, faster, and more cost-efficient while still obtaining a great result. If you’d like to start from scratch, you can also work with an architect or builder draftsman to create your own plan!

While many homebuyers are interested in how long it takes to build a new home at Riverchase Estates, the answer will always vary. Building timeframes fluctuate based on the complexity of the plan, which builder is selected and condition of the homesite. On average, clearing and site improvements typically take 30 to 60 days, while home construction ranges from five to eight months from completion of site improvements.

Property and Model Home Tours at Riverchase Estates

Are you interested in learning more about Riverchase Estates? We invite you to come out and see the magic for yourself!

The Terrata Homes model is open daily, and the Classica Homes model is open Wednesday to Sunday. Call 844-566-4300 today to book a tour or request more information online. We can’t wait to meet you!