The Carolina Chapter of the Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA) will host a geographic information system conference from Feb. 25-27 in Raleigh. Topics include data resources, demonstrations of new applications, emerging technologies and the relationship between GIS and ...Read More »
North Carolina added more construction jobs between November and December than all but three states, according to the Associated General Contractors of America. There were 4,100 more jobs in December than November, making N.C. one of 37 states where jobs ...
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ATLANTA — PulteGroup Inc. (PHM) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter profit of $217.1 million. The Atlanta-based homebuilder said it had profit of 58 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were 43 cents per share. The results surpassed Wall Street ...Read More »
NEW YORK – The Blackstone Group LP on Thursday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $1.26 billion. The company owns Invitation Homes, a real estate investment trust that has bought 1,220 Mecklenburg County homes to hold as rentals since 2012, according to ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE — The NASCAR Hall of Fame’s sponsorship revenue has dropped sharply in the past few years. The Charlotte Observer reported that sponsorship revenue has dropped from $1.5 million in 2012 to $110,000 for the new budget year starting in ...Read More »
The Department of the Interior has named the town of Matthews a Preserve America Community, making it the 30th in the state to receive the honor. The designation is awarded to communities that protect and celebrate their heritage, use their ...Read More »
More than 80 percent of construction firms nationwide plan to expand their payrolls in 2015, but firms also expect finding workers to fill professional and craft worker positions to continue to be a challenge, according to the Associated General Contractors ...
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CHARLOTTE – Dallas-based Westmount Realty Capital has announced the sale of Logistics Pointe/Charlotte about 2 miles southwest of the Interstate 485 and I-77 intersection in southwest Charlotte. LRC Opportunity Fund and New York Life Real Estate Investors bought the property ...
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