Cash sales made up 34.8 percent of total home sales nationally in September, down from 37.2 percent in September 2013. The year-over-year share has fallen each month since January 2013, making September the 21st consecutive month of declines, according to ...Read More »
The number of construction jobs in the Charlotte area grew by 5 percent over the last year, according to the Associated General Contractors of America, based on Bureau of Labor Statistics data. Not counting the Virginia Beach, Va., metropolitan statistical ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – LendingTree has announced it is expanding its “Lend a Hand” campaign through social media and partnering with Make-A-Wish. In December 2012, LendingTree launched its “Random Acts of Kindness” program where each employee was given $200 along with the ...
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The N.C. Association of Realtors is warning homebuyers of an email scam rearing its head in the Tar Heel state. Computer hackers have been transmitting bogus money-wiring instructions to unsuspecting buyers who believe the directions are coming from their Realtors. ...
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The Charlotte Regional Realtors Association has listed its Charlotte headquarters for sale. The 5.3-acre site, at Kenilworth Avenue and Greenwood Cliff in midtown, features several parcels that include the association’s main operations in a 46,000-square-foot office building at 1201 Greenwood ...Read More »
KANNAPOLIS – The city’s director of public works, Wilmer Melton, has been appointed to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s National Drinking Water Advisory Council. The council provides practical and independent advice to the EPA on matters and policies related to ...
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