CHARLOTTE — An expanded YMCA, an 850 unit apartment and housing development, condominiums, an apartment redevelopment and storage units are all on the rezoning agenda for city officials. The City Council and its staff will review the recent new rezoning ...Read More »
Construction and Real Estate
Fees slated to take a hike: City counting on increased development service charges to fight budget deficit
CHARLOTTE – Increases in regulatory service fees that could bring in an additional $1.4 million to help offset about $21.7 million in revenue losses were presented last week to the City Council, which is expected to vote on its budget ...
Tagged with: "investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership Bryan Holladay Greater Charlotte Apartment Association Charlotte City Council budget Charlotte Land Development Division Commercial Real Estate Cevelopment Association Chris Thomas development fee increase Gartner Joe Padilla Real Estate and Business Industry CoalitionRead More »
CHARLOTTE – A vision for the revitalization of the North Tryon Street corridor is beginning to take shape: a dense, walkable mixed-use urban neighborhood. The revitalization is being led by Charlotte Center City Partners, whose board of directors gathered in ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Crescent Communities has filed a rezoning petition with the city to build a mixed-use development on 72 vacant acres south of Interstate 485, a move that would bring even more housing and retail to a stretch of Providence Road ...
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Revisions to the way the government acquires property for highway construction or other projects, changes in the way property insurance rates are reviewed, the reinstatement of tax credits for the rehabilitation of historic buildings, and changes in the way local ...Read More »
Making tracks: Developers look northeast and northwest as plans progress for streetcar, Blue Line extensions
Development along the Lynx Blue Line extension is ramping up in anticipation of it coming online, and the second phase of the Gold Line streetcar is likely to receive federal funding this year on top of being picked to be ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – The Foundation for the Carolinas has asked the Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners to contribute $3.7 toward the restoration of the Carolina Theatre as part of a larger plan to revitalize the North Tryon Street corridor. Michael Marsicano, ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – The City Council and its staff will review several new rezoning requests over the coming months, with public hearings scheduled for June 15 on each proposal. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Department will make recommendations before the City Council votes ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE — The City Council approved several rezoning petitions Monday, giving a nod to a 194-acre Lincoln Harris mixed-use project and a townhome development by David Weekley Homes, both in south Charlotte. The council also deferred several decisions until next ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – The city’s commercial real estate market is “fundamentally strong” and is expected to remain so for a while, but construction labor shortages and a high number of inexperienced workers are causing building costs to rise. That was the ...Read More »