NEW YORK — Fifth Third Bancorp plans to close or consolidate about 100 branches and has abandoned plans for 30 new ones. The changes will cost the company between $75 million and $85 million in impairment charges during the second ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – A charter school initially accommodating students in kindergarten through fourth grade is under construction in First Ward. Located at 301 E. Ninth St., the one-story, 30,000-square-foot building is slated to open in August. The tuition-free Charlotte Lab ...
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LOS ANGELES – Shares of KB Home jumped Friday after the custom homebuilder reported better-than-expected results for the second-quarter, delivered more homes for a higher average selling price and said its backlog of orders spiked. Its shares jumped more than ...Read More »
CONCORD –The Charlotte Area Transit System’s interim CEO, John Muth, was awarded the Governor’s Public Transportation Award on June 9 at the North Carolina Public Transportation Association Annual Conference, held in Concord. The award is presented to an individual for ...
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Construction company Pernix Group Inc. recently announced that it has entered into a purchase agreement to acquire KBR Building Group, which has an office in SouthPark. Pernix expects the acquisition to expand its commercial domestic operations and grow its international ...Read More »
General contractor J.D. Goodrum Co. of Cornelius welcomes Tom Hansell,project manager,as the newest team member. Hansell will assist in managing new construction and renovation projects for the company’s growing portfolio.Read More »
LS3P welcomes Chelsea Harrell, who joins the firm’s Charlotte office as an interior designer. Harrell, who is completing a Bachelor of Science degree in interior design from Mississippi State University, also has a background in dance competition and instruction. Harrell ...Read More »
Weichert, Realtors- Rebhan & Associates has announced the addition of four real estate agents Caitlen Corbett, Cyndy Stout, Lou Amorose and Robin Steininger.Read More »
Brandy Gaiser Bleiman, co-founder of Giving Tree Realty in Charlotte, has been designated a Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist from The Institute of Luxury Home Marketing. The Dallas-based membership organization provides training courses for real estate professionals across the United ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – BlueLine Rental, a North American construction equipment rental company, is bringing its Equipment Expo to Charlotte on June 25 as part of a 21-city national tour. The event will be from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at BlueLine’s Charlotte branch ...Read More »