CHARLOTTE – More than 100 people crowded into a church office building to question officials about the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Housing Partnership’s plan to rezone a 7-acre parcel from a child care facility to an apartment complex for low-income housing, a proposal ...Read More »
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CHARLOTTE – The resale price of existing homes rose 0.5 percent in October compared to September, when prices had fallen 0.1 percent from August, according to a report released this week by CoreLogic. Including distressed sales, home prices increased 7.4 ...Read More »
MATTHEWS – Two historic homes are getting a facelift courtesy of the city. The town issued its second annual Façade Grant for exterior improvements at the Reid House and the Plaxco House, two 19th century belles in need of some ...
Tagged with: $1.5 million improvements Charlotte-Mecklenburg Historic Landmarks Commission Dr. Thomas Neely Reid Matthews Facade Grant Matthews Historical Foundation Matthews Historical Society Plaxco House Reid HouseRead More »
If the traffic around Charlotte is any indicator, it’s probably not a big surprise that the city ranked low in walkability. Walkscore.com gave the city a 24 rating based on residents’ ability to walk to stores, coffee shops and restaurants. ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – While some would-be homebuyers struggle to obtain mortgages and find properties in their price range, others – more than half of all buyers in October – paid in cash. A recent report from RealtyTrac, the online real estate ...
Tagged with: American REsidential Properties j.c. underwood John Bradford Metrolina Real Estate Investor Association Park Avenue Properties paying cash for homes Phil Henderson RealtyTrac T.R. Lawing Tommy LawingRead More »
Giving Tree Realty wants to brighten the holidays of children with military parents deployed in Afghanistan and the Middle East with its first ever Toys for the Troops event. The community program will help local military children as well as ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – Charlotte-based Charter Properties Inc. just completed the sale of three area apartment complexes with 800-plus units to an Atlanta real estate company for $96 million. John Porter, senior vice president at Charter Properties, said his company sold the ...Read More »
Robert Kardos has joined Mattamy Homes as the new president of its Carolinas division. Kardos, who officially joined Mattamy on Nov. 18, has more than 25 years of experience in the homebuilding industry. Prior to coming to the company, he ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – Henderson Properties recently won contracts to manage seven area homeowners associations and has expanded its HOA business by 12 percent this year, the company announced. The latest associations to sign up with Henderson are Spinnaker Reach, a 97-unit ...Read More »
If you were one of the 3.14 million Americans who flew for Thanksgiving, you’re probably aware of how miserable Charlotte Douglas International Airport was over the holiday. First, there were the delays getting to the airport. Tuesday night, drivers inched ...Read More »