For a developer of student housing, the numbers are encouraging. "Student housing is definitely a burgeoning and emerging successful business model," said Ken Szymanski, executive director of the Greater Charlotte Apartment Association. "The bottom line is it is profitable for the developers."Read More »
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Two retail spaces could open on roughly 2.7 acres at Newell Farm and Rocky River roads if a rezoning request is approved by the city of Charlotte. Frank and Nancy Newton want their property, roughly five miles from the University ...Read More »
A rezoning requested by Jackson, Miss., based EastGroup so it can build a 525,000 square foot industrial park in southwest Charlotte is scheduled to be considered during an Oct. 15 public hearing. The site, 42.3 acres at the intersection of Steele Creek ...Read More »
Elizabeth Schnider lost her temper and her sidewalk — all in the same meeting. Last week, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Zoning Board of Adjustment told Schnider that her roughly $3 million Lake Wylie property features a sidewalk that's too close to the lake and more concrete than regulations to control runoff allow.
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Developers and engineers who have been wondering why they haven’t received notifications on project plans from Mecklenburg County might soon get an answer. Following weeks of complaints from the likes of the Real Estate and Building Industry Coalition and others, ...Read More »
The Bissell Cos. said Carolinas Investment Consulting will lease more than 12,000 square feet in Bissell’s Carnegie Ten building. In a deal that took place last month, CIC has agreed to lease 12,331 square feet in the SouthPark building at 5605 Carnegie Blvd. ...Read More »
Developer Roy Goode wants to put up an apartment building in Midtown, and he is convinced it must be taller than 40 feet to be profitable. But Kent Main, planning coordinator with the Planning Department, said a taller building won’t be possible under the city’s plan of turning the area into a pedestrian paradise.Read More »
It’s probably not every day that someone from Scandinavia puts their Charlotte house up for sale. And it’s certainly not every day that such a seller attracts a buyer who is also from Scandanavia. But that’s what happened with 18327 Mainsail Pointe Drive.
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The Bissell Cos. said it has leased a total of 11,320 square feet of space in two deals. In June, Kimberly Clark agreed to lease 7,265 square feet in the Irby building, 11325 N. Community House Road. Jeff Harper, of ...Read More »