The number of construction jobs in North Carolina in October increased 4.2 percent compared with a year ago and 0.6 percent over September, according to the Associated General Contractors of America. The ACGA reported that there were 180,500 construction jobs ...Read More »
Caution among lenders was seen as the biggest barrier to homeowners finding financing for remodeling projects, according to the results of a survey by the National Association of the Remodeling Industry. Thirty-eight percent said financers were being “overly cautious,” according ...
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CHARLOTTE – Attorney Jim Slaughter of Rossabi Black Slaughter will talk about “Hot Legal Topics in Community Management” at the N.C. Chapter of the Community Associations Institute at its meeting from 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. on Dec. 3. The program will ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – American Engineering Associates of Charlotte has acquired Engineering Services Inc., a Virginia Beach, Va.-based design and survey company. Financial terms of the agreement weren’t disclosed. American Engineering said its newly expanded staff has experience serving public-sector clients in ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – David Weekley Homes and members of the Charlotte community partnered for the company’s eighth annual Turkey Drive to donate nearly $20,000 and 467 turkeys to Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina to help feed families in need this ...Read More »
MATTHEWS — Family Dollar is delaying a special meeting at which shareholders were to vote on its $8.5 billion acquisition by Dollar Tree as regulators determine how many stores might need to be divested for antitrust reasons. The discount retailer ...Read More »
MOORESVILLE — Lowe’s third-quarter earnings jumped 17 percent as home improvement retailers continue to rebound from a tough start to the year, reaping gains from a nascent recovery in the housing market. The company also raised its full-year forecast a ...Read More »