CHARLOTTE – October homes sales figures for the Charlotte metro area increased by 10 percent from the year before, with closed sales for the month at 2,831 compared to 2,574 in October 2012, according to numbers released by the Charlotte ...Read More »
The U.S. Department of Labor on Friday released the national employment figures from October, which showed little change in the unemployment rate and a slight gain in the number of non-farm payroll employees. According to the statistics, the national unemployment ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – The Charlotte metro area’s median home sales price rose 11.1 percent year-over-year from the third quarter of 2012, according to the latest quarterly report by the National Association of Realtors. The median sales price in the third quarter ...Read More »
Tom Roberts, president of Aqua North Carolina, Inc., a Cary-based water and wastewater service provider, spoke Friday about the role that public-private partnerships can play in rehabilitating the nation’s aging water and wastewater infrastructure. Roberts spoke at a National Association ...Read More »
CORNELIUS – Cornelius Mayor Lynette Rinker said Wednesday, the day after Election Day, that she will announce Tuesday whether she will run for the N.C. General Assembly seat held by House Speaker Thom Tillis. Rinker did not run for mayoral ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – Five years after the beginning of the housing crisis, home prices continue to improve, according to data released by CoreLogic. In the Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill metropolitan statistical area, home prices increased by 7.1 percent year-over-year in September. This figure ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – The city’s Engineering & Property Management Department, the Charlotte Department of Transportation and Cary-based Mulkey Engineers & Consultants on Nov. 19 are holding a public meeting to give an overview of the city’s Providence Road sidewalk project. The ...
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HICKORY - The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. is hosting a free information session Nov. 13 in Hickory on opportunities available for small-business owners and minority and women investors to purchase real estate from the FDIC. Through its Owned Real Estate ...Read More »
GASTONIA – Healthcare Realty Trust Inc., a Nashville, Tenn.-based real estate investment trust, has purchased Summit Crossing Place, a medical office building near Caromont Regional Medical Center in Gastonia, for $20.3 million. With the acquisition, Healthcare Realty adds to its ...
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CHARLOTTE — Democrat Patrick Cannon was elected mayor of North Carolina’s largest city Tuesday, defeating Republican challenger Edwin Peacock with 53 percent of the vote, compared to 47 percent for Peacock, according to unofficial results. The results were released by the Mecklenburg County ...Read More »