Henry Pharr III is a commercial real estate lawyer, which sounds about as exciting as, well, commercial real estate law. And with a name that ends with III, On the Level feared for the worst. But as so often happens, ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – Carolina Theatre has hosted its share of film screenings over the years. Built in 1927, Carolina Theatre holds the corner of North Tryon and Sixth streets and was uptown Charlotte’s movie palace, replete with chandeliers, ornate plaster work ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – Mecklenburg Times staffers talk to John Culbertson early and often because he has proven to be a great source on commercial real estate, a guy who knows the lay of the land, has his finger on the pulse ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – On the Level likes interviewees who laugh at our jokes; it’s good for our ego and it loosens them up, makes them forget they are being quoted saying things they maybe oughtn’t. We told a few humdingers to ...
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MATTHEWS – You couldn’t drag most teenagers to a suburban town planning board meeting. They’re not exactly concerts by the Black Keys or Bruno Mars. But one young man, Butler High School senior Brian Lee, has actually volunteered to attend ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – Kent Walker is sitting on 13.594 acres of prime Uptown real estate, spread across four parcels, that he can’t get off his hands quickly enough. Yet developers aren’t biting. Walker, who doesn’t own the land but instead is ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – One of the biggest landlords in the land now lords it over the re-swelling ranks of the Charlotte region’s Realtors. His name is Joe Rempson, vice president of T.R Lawing Realty Inc., and as of Jan. 1 the ...
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CHARLOTTE – The last time we spoke, Birju Patel told me he was hoping for a January start for construction on his Embassy Suites hotel project at the corner of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Caldwell Street, across from ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – The Charlotte Rescue Mission is a nonprofit organization that provides a home and recovery space for homeless men and women looking to beat the beasts of drug and alcohol addiction. Only the men’s dormitory of the Rescue Mission’s ...
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CHARLOTTE – She went off the record – or tried – half a dozen times. She said she couldn’t understand why anyone would want to ask her questions and take her picture. She said she was nervous. But Cheryl Warren, ...Read More »