Retired Army Sgt. Stuart Colon (at the podium); his wife, Kimberly (on the far right); and daughter, Chelsey, 9, were given the keys to their new 1,947-square-foot home in Harrisburg on Friday. The home was donated by Meritage Homes Corp. ...Read More »
Construction companies added almost 233,000 employees between October 2014 and October 2015, the Associated General Contractors of America recently reported, and almost 31,000 from September. That annual increase of 3.8 percent brought the number of construction workers to 6.43 million. ...
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The Salvation Army Belmont Boys and Girls Clubs on Thursday unveiled its new gym floor, with help from a $50,000 contribution from Lowe’s. Earlier this year, more than 150 Lowe’s employee volunteers from 23 stores helped rip up the old ...Read More »
Some 130 attendees participated in the Carolinas chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors’ recent sixth annual safety conference at the Speedway Club in Concord. The event featured 10 breakout sessions that included topics such as OSHA inspections, the use ...
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The Charlotte area continues to see a decline in sales of distressed properties, according to real estate analytics firm CoreLogic. The share of all homes that were bought in short sales or reverted to lender ownership following foreclosure dropped to ...Read More »