Suburban Cleveland-based DDR Corp. owns hundreds of shopping centers throughout the U.S. But when the retail giant bought Cotswold Village Shops in December 2011, it stepped slightly out of its comfort zone.Read More »
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CORNELIUS – DDR Corp., a company out of suburban Cleveland, is spending more than $1 million to renovate the façade of The Shops at Fresh Market, according to a building permit issued by Mecklenburg County. The permit, which was issued ...Read More »
CABARRUS COUNTY – Carolinas HealthCare System on Wednesday held a groundbreaking ceremony for its $20.2 million Carolinas Medical Center Harrisburg campus, at 9592 Rocky River Road. The 23,689-square-foot healthcare pavilion will have six treatment rooms, one observation room, a full-service ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – Godfrey Construction Co., of Monroe, on Monday began construction on a roughly $3 million renovation project at East Mecklenburg High School. Godfrey is doing a comprehensive renovation of the school’s auditorium, according to Stacy Snead, a spokeswoman for ...Read More »
Mecklenburg County on Monday issued a building permit valued at $15 million to Carolinas HealthCare System for a $28 million free-standing emergency department being built at Carolinas Medical Center-Morrocroft, near SouthPark Mall.Read More »
CHARLOTTE — A renovation project is set to begin next month so that a cosmetology program can be launched in the fall at Central Piedmont Community College’s City View Center on Alleghany Street. Jeff Lowrance, spokesman for CPCC, said Indianapolis-based Shiel Sexton ...Read More »
Last year was a historic one for Charlotte, thanks to its hosting of the Democratic National Convention, an event which put a national spotlight on the city. The event didn't just give the city more media attention. In a year when the construction industry was still in recovery mode, the DNC contributed to the city's commercial construction permit numbers as Time Warner Cable Arena and other venues had to be readied for the event. That resulted in a flurry of permit applications in early 2012, county officials say.
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Carl Nordhielm isn't used to doing large-scale renovations before opening one of his company's nightclubs. Nordhielm, chief financial officer of Saddle Up Saloon & Dancehall, said the company usually moves into former clubs or restaurants, places where, usually, hardly any construction is needed to open a Saddle Up.
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CHARLOTTE – Mecklenburg County’s industrial properties experienced an increase in vacancy and lease rates in the fourth quarter of 2012 from the third quarter, according to Charlotte-based Karnes Research Co. Overall vacancy rates barely rose, to 14.1 percent, an increase ...Read More »