Cushman & Wakefield|Thalhimer announced that Betsy Good has joined the Charlotte office as director of property services. Good will lead the Charlotte office property management division and her duties will include managing some key accounts, as well as executing growth ...Read More »
FMI Corp. is warning that a craft labor shortage may slow construction. The Raleigh-based company, which provides management consulting services to the construction industry, says there are two contributing factors to the shortage of labor. They are the shift of ...
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Economic growth in Charlotte is forecast to remain strong this year, according to Wells Fargo Securities’ North Carolina Economic Outlook: February 2015. Strong population growth and broad-based employment gains should support incomes. This will drive further improvement in residential and ...Read More »
Members of Charlotte’s Commercial Real Estate Development Association (NAIOP) chapter traveled to Washington, D.C., last week to meet with members of Congress about issues related to North Carolina’s commercial real estate industry. The visits were part of NAIOP’s annual leadership ...Read More »
The Rock Hill Economic Development Corp. has received a second $250,000 grant from the South Carolina Department of Commerce to support the Knowledge Park Innovation Center. The RHEDC, a nonprofit organization that helps further economic growth and development in Rock ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Beacon Partners recently purchased two industrial buildings totaling 172,800 square feet of space in southwest Charlotte. “Beacon is excited about these acquisitions along Westinghouse Boulevard as they complement our existing industrial portfolio,” said Tim Robertson, Beacon’s director of industrial ...Read More »
Duncan-Parnell Inc., a local supplier of hardware and software to the construction industry, has begun its first venture into building a house for Habitat for Humanity of Charlotte. The project, begun on Feb. 6, has so far included framing and ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE — Vice President Joe Biden is visiting Charlotte to help promote the administration’s almost $500 billion spending bill to fix the nation’s aging infrastructure. Biden will be joined Thursday by U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, the city’s former mayor. ...Read More »
CHARLESTON, S.C. — Plans for a major redevelopment in Charleston’s historic district will be discussed another day after hundreds of people, many of them opposed to the project, jammed a meeting room causing the session to be postponed. Media outlets ...
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PHILADELPHIA — A Charlotte executive with a German construction company has been arrested after investigators say they found child pornography on his laptop computer during a security stop at Philadelphia International Airport. Ivan Teobaldo Zubiaga was charged Saturday with 25 ...Read More »