Facilities Planning and Real Estate
- Surplus Property
The Real Estate Team is responsible for maintaining Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools' (CMS) surplus properties list.  The Real Estate Team provides informational updates to the Superintendent regarding additional properties that may be considered potential candidates for surplus property declarations by the Board of Education.  Generally, surplus properties are ones in which the Board of Education has deemed:

  • No longer suitable for use as an active CMS school
  • Will not serve as an administrative facility
  • Does not have use for an immediate active CMS facility need
Per applicable statutes, the Mecklenburg County Board of Commissioners is entitle to right-of-first refusal for the sale of surplus property. 


P.O. Box 30035
Charlotte, NC 28230-0035
Phone: 980-343-3000
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