Average mortgage rates remained steady over the week, Charlotte-based LendingTree says. On Wednesday, average home loan rates offered by LendingTree network lenders were 5.02 percent for 30-year fixed-rate mortgages, 4.15 percent for 15-year fixed-rate mortgages and 3.63 percent for 5/1 adjustable-rate ...Read More »
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Mecklenburg County today tried to clear up the confusion surrounding second revaluation notices sent to thousands of homeowners. The county said about 5,000 homeowners have received two notices, which stem from adjustments the assessor’s office made to their homes’ values ...Read More »
Charlotte-based online marketing and Web development company Studiobanks has created a new website for Charlotte-based Bojangles’. Studiobanks said it also created a microsite for Bojangles’ news and a mobile site for smartphone and tablet users. Studiobanks was founded in 2002. Bojangles’, a fried ...Read More »
Chicago-based commercial property management firm Jones Lang LaSalle today said it is merging with Charlotte-based Keystone Partners, which provides leasing and management services for office and industrial properties. Under the deal, the four partners who founded Keystone Partners in 2001 — Chase ...Read More »
Some Mecklenburg County retail property and office building owners are going to be coughing up a lot more in property taxes. According to a Mecklenburg Times review of the county’s 2011 commercial property revaluation — the results of which were ...Read More »
Duke Energy Corp. today said it plans to distribute 10 million free compact fluorescent light bulbs to eligible customers this year. The Charlotte-based company said it distributed more than 10 million free CFLs to about 1 million residential customers last year, ...
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Charlotte-based manufacturer SPX Corp. today said it has completed the acquisition of Teradyne Diagnostics Solutions, Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Teradyne, based in Manchester, U.K., is a global supplier of diagnostic solutions for the transportation equipment business and automotive dealerships. The ...
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Fifty-one foreclosure homes sold for a total of $1.6 million at an auction Monday night at the Charlotte Convention Center, Auction.com, which conducted the auction, said. In one of the sales, a 4,510-square-foot home at 2626 Heathlake Drive in Charlotte previously valued ...Read More »
As part of a study on whether the city of Charlotte is awarding enough contracts to minority- and women-owned businesses, the city plans to hold a public hearing in April to receive testimony from the public. The city is looking ...Read More »