The percentage of mortgaged homes in foreclosure in the Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill metropolitan statistical area decreased for the seventh straight month in August, to 1.84 percent from 2.81 in January, and from 3.25 percent in August 2012.Read More »
Central Piedmont Community College is working with Dublin-based Trane and the National Coalition of Certification Centers to establish an HVAC Center of Excellence at the school's Harper Campus, off Hebron Street in southwest Charlotte.
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Just a month after hitting the highest level in nearly four years, existing home sales declined in September, but limited inventory continued to impact home prices across the country, according to a release from the National Association of Realtors.Read More »
Redfin, an online real estate listing site, is out with its national survey of its agents looking at the pulse of the September housing market. Each month, the company tracks homebuyer demand by tabulating the number of home tours requested and offers made across the country.Read More »
The Housing Opportunity Foundation, the charitable arm of the Charlotte Regional Realtor Association, has awarded eight Charlotte area nonprofits a total of $15,000 in grants through its annual community grant program.
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SunTrust Bank is opening a new branch in Charlotte at 12916 Walker Branch Road in January, adding to its more than 150 locations in North Carolina. The announcement comes just as the bank reported that it will eliminate 800 jobs nationwide, including an undisclosed number of positions in Charlotte.Read More »
Affinia Group Inc., a global provider of design, manufacture and marketing of industrial grade products including automotive and heavy-duty vehicle aftermarket, is relocating its headquarters from Ann Arbor, Mich., to Gastonia.Read More »