HIGHLAND PARK, Ill.— Michael Jordan’s Lake Norman abode pales in comparison to his Highland Park, Ill., home, which is 4.5 times the square footage, seven times the acreage, and – at the hoped-for minimum – 4.5 times the price. But alas, bidders failed ...Read More »
CORNELIUS – Chuck Travis, an architect and former town commissioner, is known in the development world as being a tough customer in rezoning hearings and a micro-manager on site plan proposals. But as mayor, Travis didn’t micro-manage – or even ...Read More »
Have you ever wondered whether the super-rich have trouble paying their mortgage? Well, as it just so happens, RealtyTrac decided to look at its databanks to uncover the answer on high-end foreclosures. Surprisingly, the California-based real estate analytics company found ...Read More »
Millions of people use the internet to search for their ideal home – a great neighborhood and schools, lots of amenities and close to work. Though everyone’s definition of the perfect neighborhood can vary, Realtor.com found that certain ZIP codes ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – After months of negotiations, the Charlotte Area Transit System announced Monday that a contract agreement had been reached with a bus union that should prevent CATS service interruption – in a state that doesn’t allow any government body ...
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CHARLOTTE – After months of negotiations, the Charlotte Area Transit System announced Monday that a contract agreement had been reached with a bus union that should prevent CATS service interruption – in a state that doesn’t allow any government body ...Read More »
If you’re going to steal appliances from vacant homes, perhaps you shouldn’t fence the loot on Craigslist. But that’s just what one Charlotte area Realtor did according to the U.S. Department of Justice. Sember Lynn Smathers, formerly of Shelby, was ...Read More »
Governor Pat McCrory was late to the party December 5 for Cabarrus’ county economic summit. The governor was in Concord to address county leaders on reforms he’s been advocating in transportation, tax and economic development during his first 11 months ...Read More »
If the traffic around Charlotte is any indicator, it’s probably not a big surprise that the city ranked low in walkability. Walkscore.com gave the city a 24 rating based on residents’ ability to walk to stores, coffee shops and restaurants. ...Read More »
HUNTERSVILLE –Monday night’s Huntersville Board of Commissioners meeting started out all touchy-feely, or as touchy-feely as local politics get. After a ceremony honoring U.S. military veterans killed or wounded in action, longtime Huntersville pol Charles Guignard, professorial and avuncular in ...
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