House Rich: Neighborhoods With the Biggest Price Jumps

By Suzanne Woolley and Bloomberg Rankings - 2014-03-20T20:55:50Z

Photograph by Chuck Burton/AP Photo

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Myers Park, Charlotte, North Carolina

Year-over-year gain: 48.8%

Median sale price, Jan. 2013: $504,250

Median sale price, Jan. 2014: $750,275

This is the most affluent neighborhood in Charlotte; the median income is $79,737, according to Zillow. That compares with a median of $46,975 for Charlotte. A high point of the area is the Duke Mansion, built in 1915 by tobacco magnate James Buchanan Duke.

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