If you are looking for luxury, waterfront property, Lake Norman fits the bill. Lake Norman is located in Cornelius, NC about 12 miles from Charlotte’s center city. It is also just a few exits from the nearby Huntersville area. Both Cornelius and Huntersville have some of the best golf courses in the greater Charlotte area. So, break out your boats, jet skis and golf clubs for a lifestyle that’s like being on vacation all the time! Homes range from as low as $50,000 to $5 million.