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Developer of Fountains at Stonewall granted extension it might not use (access required)

This elevation shows what the Fountains at Stonewall apartment complex would look like if it is built as planned between the John Belk Freeway and Stonewall Street at McDowell Street in Second Ward. Rendering courtesy of Housing Studio

The closing of Proffitt Dixon Partners’ purchase of the site for the Fountains at Stonewall apartment complex may be delayed up to two months, although a city official said he expects the closing to happen on schedule next week. The Fountains at Stonewall is a five-story, 210-unit luxury apartment complex planned for one of the few vacant patches of dirt in uptown Charlotte.

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The fix is in and home renovators are busy (access required)

hard hat blueprints

Some folks love their old house and want a new gourmet kitchen. Some want to fix up the house so they can sell and buy a new one. Some found a bargain on a foreclosure and can afford to have it updated. Still others are simply dollar-conscious, choosing to invest in what they have rather than laying out more cash on something new.

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City Council approves Simon/Tanger outlets mall rezoning (access required)

A rezoning approval by the Charlotte City Council this week paves the way for the construction in southwest Mecklenburg County of the Charlotte Premium Outlets mall depicted in these initial elevations. Renderings courtesy of Tanger Factory Outlet Centers.

The Charlotte Premium Outlets mall planned for unincorporated southwest Mecklenburg County took another step toward construction Monday when the proposal won unanimous rezoning approval from the Charlotte City Council. The council on Monday also without dissent approved a separate request by the same landowner, Steele Creek Limited Partnership, for a nearby industrial/office park.

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