Few in Charlotte' commercial real estate industry saw Orlando, Fla.-based Parkway Properties coming in 2012. Sure, Parkway was already well established in the Charlotte market. But, according to Andrew Jenkins, it was known as a company that bought mostly Class B office space, looking to make improvements, decrease vacancy rates and drive up tenants.Read More »
Derrick Taub thinks his company just bought the best location in town -- the town of Mint Hill, that is. Taub, vice president of Toronto-based Sierra Group, which this month bought the Mint Hill Festival shopping center for $2.5 million, said he thinks Sierra's first property purchase in the Charlotte market couldn't be better positioned in the town.
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You’re either fer it, or you’re agin it, as they say in the mountains of western North Carolina, and that’s true of possible legislation that REBIC will either back or oppose this year on the other end of the state in Raleigh, where the state legislature is in session.
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One Wells Fargo Center, the former headquarters of Wachovia Corp, is owned by a Childress Klein Properties affiliate. The nearly 1 million-square-foot tower is about 98 percent occupied.Read More »
Matthews-based grocery chain Harris Teeter likely won't be bought by a competitor nor is it likely that, if it's bought, its stores will then be sold off one by one, a Charlotte-based retail industry analyst says. Andy Misiaveg, partner at the Charlotte office of the Atlanta-based The Shopping Center Group, said he doesn't expect many grocery chains to be interested in buying Harris Teeter because they probably wouldn't be able to afford to.Read More »
Since 1984, Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson has been in 101 Independence Center, a 20-story building at 101 N. Tryon St. At first, the Charlotte-based law firm was only on one floor, the 20th. Over the years, the firm has expanded, downward, in the building, and today RB&H takes up 108,000 feet in floors 15 through 20.Read More »
(Part nine in a 13-part series) "There is probably going to be more opportunity for us in industrial, which is fine because that's something we know very well," said Jon Morris, industrial partner with Charlotte-based Beacon Partners.Read More »
Starting in March, changes are coming to Four Resource Square. That's when Cassidy Turley takes over leasing duties of the office building off David Taylor Drive in northeast Charlotte.Read More »
(Part eight in a 13-part series) "I'm not going to spend more money on it. Absolutely not," said Councilman Michael Barnes, who represents District 4.Read More »
It’s not a buyer's market or a seller's market. It’s a builder’s market, and Mecklenburg County building-permit records prove it. Homebuilders started 250 new single-family homes in the county in January, up 52 percent from the 164 similar permits issued in the first month of 2012 — which was the strongest year for homebuilding in the county since 2008.
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