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Signs the economy is picking up (access required)

Cardiologist Kiran Patel’s 85,000-square-foot mansion, under construction in Greater Carrollwood, Florida, will trail timeshare billionaire David Siegel’s digs (remember Queen of Versailles?) by only 5,000 square feet. According to the real estate website Curbed, Patel’s abode will feature a 15,000-square-foot ...

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RENTCafé.com highlights Charlotte history (access required)

National apartment-search website RENTCafé.com is featuring a slide show detailing the evolution of Charlotte’s architecture since the 1860s. Included are the Victorian and Italianate home styles built by the early settlers, with an emphasis on residences in Dilworth, Myers Park ...

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Who are the people in your neighborhood? (access required)

Unchecked disputes over boundary lines, riparian rights and a neighbor’s odd proclivity can have unintended consequences. Take for example, the Washington homeowner who grew so heated over the height of his neighbor’s fence that he bulldozed it. Perhaps he should ...

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