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The Lofts at 7714 Welcomes Soon-to-Launch “Very Best” Fashion Brand

On June 1, Cleaaan Ventures, LLC moved into Suite G in The Lofts at 7714, the retrofitted mill property in downtown Mint Hill. Cleaaan Ventures is the producer of the forthcoming eco-luxe fashion label Very Best.  

“We are thrilled to welcome this creative entrepreneurial firm to our tenant community,” said Mary Crotty, managing partner for JMMT Partnership, the owner of The Lofts at 7714. “The fact that it is focused on sustainability in the design and production of its merchandise is an added bonus.”

The Very Best line will include fashion apparel, accessories, and sustainable bags. It will be designed, produced, and sold (via online channels) from its new 250-square foot space in The Lofts at 7714.

To be the first to view Very Best’s launch, visit


Move-in Ready Office in Mint Hill

There’s only one commercial space available in The Lofts at 7714, the former textile mill located in downtown Mint Hill. And it could be yours.

Suite H has just been painted and re-carpeted, so no upfitting work required on your part. Just move in and you’ll be ready for business in your new space by July 1st.

500-Square Foot Office in Mint Hill

This interior commercial space consists of three areas:

  • A small reception area with an external window
  • A middle hallway big enough for shelving or a work station that also includes a closet for additional storage
  • A larger back area with an external window, another storage closet, and two portable cabinets

Digital Tour of Commercial Space in The Lofts at 7714

JMMT Partnership, the owner of The Lofts at 7714 is now conducting on-site tours again. Contact property management at for more information or to schedule your tour.

In the meantime, take a virtual tour of this 500-square foot commercial space.

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Coming Available in October: 1,400 Square Feet in The Lofts at 7714

IMG_1083 (2)Looking for commercial space in the greater Charlotte area? Consider Mint Hill with its more affordable rates and small town feel, just minutes from Charlotte. And right now, there is a rare opening coming available in The Lofts at 7714, Mint Hill’s only textile mill that has been retrofitted into 10 commercial spaces.

Suite I is a 1,400 square foot space with an open floor plan. It features its own private exterior entrance to the building’s rear parking lot, as well as two internal entrances that lead to the common areas of the building. Its concrete floor and exposed ceiling lend an industrial chic vibe to this space, which will be available as of October 1, 2018.

The Lofts at 7714 is located in the heart of Mint Hill’s downtown business district at 7714 Matthews-Mint Hill Road and just minutes from I-485. All tenants have the opportunity to have their name included on the building’s wayfinding sign at the front of the property to help visitors find them.

For more information about Suite I, email JMMT Managing Partners:

  • Mary Crotty at, or
  • Margy Pettit at

Visual Tour of Suite I

Suite I’s open floor plan is perfect for many business types. It is currently home to the retail shop, Vintage on the Hill, but it has also been leased as office space for tenants who wanted a commercial home that creates a collaborative environment.

(Please note that the space has since been painted. Updated photos to follow soon.)

  • The space when empty and showing the two interior doors. The right door is double-wide for moving large furniture or equipment in and out of the space.

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  • With work spaces shown from various angles. The second picture shows the small garage door located in the space.


  • The garage door opens to a sliding glass door, which provides natural light to the space.

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Spaces in The Lofts at 7714 don’t stay on the market long. If you are looking for a new commercial home, contact us today.

Mint Hill Yoga Adds Holistic Psychotherapist

In August, Mint Hill Yoga moves “one step closer to being a complete holistic wellness center” according to owner Bettie Shea as it welcomes Dr. Danielle Edwards, Ed.D., LPCS, NCC to its team.

Visit Mint Hill Yoga’s website for a message from Dr. Edwards explaining her practice.

Mint Hill Yoga is located in Suite E of The Lofts at 7714 in downtown Mint Hill.  This retrofitted mill property at 7714 Matthews-Mint Hill Road is home to many local businesses such as Mint Hill Yoga.  Mint Hill Yoga’s 685 square foot space includes a large studio room, a private therapy room, and an office.

For more information about this Mint Hill yoga studio’s classes and workshops, visit


Liven Up Your Children’s Summer with a Spotlight Camp

Have the summer doldrums hit your family?  Are you tired of hearing your children claim “I’m bored?”  Then Spotlight Performing Arts Academy in Mint Hill has the solution – unique performance art summer camps that will get your kids out of their mid-summer funk.

For just $200, you can sign up your 9 to 14 year old for next week’s “Fame Jr. Musical Theatre Camp,” and just think by Monday you will be reveling in peace and quiet between 8:30 am and 3:30 pm while he or she is at camp, and then at 6 pm you get to watch him or her perform.

After “Fame Jr.,” Spotlight has five more camps slated for the rest of the summer for kids from age 7 up to 17.  At between $75 and $200 per camp, this is an affordable way to get your kids up and moving and possibly finding a whole new creative outlet this summer.

Spotlight Performing Arts Academy is the anchor tenant in The Lofts at 7714, the retrofitted mill building located at 7714 Matthews-Mint Hill Road in downtown Mint Hill.

For more information, visit


Here’s to a Happy Fourth

Happy 4th of July - Independence Day Vector Text DesignWishing everyone in Mint Hill and especially the tenants of The Lofts at 7714 a safe and happy Independence Day.  Enjoy the cookouts, fireworks and fun!

Happy Summer Mint Hill

Happy Summer from The Lofts at 7714, Mint Hill’s only surviving mill property located in the downtown business district.  Since 2011, the former Kings Craft Hosiery mill building (circa 1945 to 1962) has been undergoing a retrofit.  Today, eight local entrepreneurs, business people and artists call The Lofts at 7714 their commercial home.

Stop by and visit this historic building, just across from the Mint Hill Carl J. McEwen Historic Village.


Spring Theatre Class in Mint Hill – Auditions Feb 11th and 13th

Spotlight Performing Arts Academy, Mint Hill’s premier performing arts school, will host auditions next week for its Spring Production Class, which will present the musical “Bye Bye Birdie.”

Spotlight’s production classes are theatre-based classes that offer students the opportunity to participate in a musical or play.  Students interested in performing an on-stage role must audition.  The auditions for “Bye Bye Birdie” are open to students in grades 6 through 12 and will be held on Tuesday, February 11th and again on Thursday, February 13th at 6 pm.

At the auditions, students will be expected to:

  • Perform acapella 16 bars of a song they have prepared
  • Read from a side provided by Spotlight or one memorized and prepared by the student (no longer than 1 minute)

Rehearsal/class times for “Bye Bye Birdie” will take place on Thursdays from 5 to 7 pm, Saturdays from 10 am to 12 pm, and possibly on some Tuesdays as the show times near.

There are also non-stage roles available for those interested in learning and participating in the stage crew work for this production.  For more information about Spotlight Performing Arts’ Production Classes, visit

Show times of “Bye Bye Birdie” are scheduled for Saturday, April 26th and Sunday, April 27th at 7 pm.

Spotlight Performing Arts Academy is located within The Lofts at 7714, a retrofitted mill  building in downtown Mint Hill.

Auditions for Spotlight Performing Arts Academy’s Holiday Show

Calling all aspiring thespians and performers, Spotlight Performing Arts Academy is holding auditions this week for its holiday variety show, “Walking in a Winter Wonderland.”  This family friendly show has parts available for performers of all ages, so come audition on Saturday, October 26th between 9 and 10 am.  If you can’t make that time, call Spotlight at 704-545-7373 to make an appointment for an audition.

Rehearsals for the show will take place from 4:30 to 6 pm on Mondays and Sundays at Spotlight Performing Arts Academy.

“Walking in a Winter Wonderland” will put everyone in Mint Hill in the holiday spirit on Friday, December 20th at 7 pm on the main stage of the academy.

Spotlight Performing Arts Academy is Mint Hill’s premier performing arts school, specializing in group and private voice, instrument and theatre classes.  Located within The Lofts at 7714 on Matthews-Mint Hill Road in downtown Mint Hill, it is convenient to Charlotte, Matthews, Concord and more.

For more information about Spotlight Performing Arts Academy visit

For more information about The Lofts at 7714, a retrofitted commercial mill property, visit

Local High School Playwright Debuts at Spotlight Performing Arts

This Saturday evening, join Spotlight Performing Arts Academy for a one-of-a-kind show, a play 100% written, produced and performed by local high school and college students.

“A high school party turns deadly when the ‘rich girl’ wants to get her way.  Will Leila Hill do anything to date the high school quarterback?  Come find out!”

Tickets are now on sale for A Murder at the Hills, a play written by Lauren Kelly, a senior at Independence High School, and directed by Jess Lynn Strzepek.

Show time:  Saturday, October 19th at 7 pm

Show place:  Spotlight Performing Arts Academy, 7714 Matthews-Mint Hill Road, Mint Hill, NC

At only $5 per ticket, this is a can’t miss entertainment opportunity for your weekend.  Seating is limited so advance tickets are recommended.  Call Spotlight Performing Arts Academy at 704-545-7373 to reserve your tickets today.

Spotlight Performing Arts Academy is located in the anchor space of The Lofts at 7714, a retrofitted mill property in downtown Mint Hill.  Spotlight offers private and group classes in voice, musical instrument and theatre.