Duke Energy Corp. and Siemens Energy today said they are giving $8.8 million to the Energy Production and Infrastructure Center at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Duke and Siemens, both based in Charlotte, will provide about $4.5 million ...Read More »
Construction and Real Estate
M/I Homes in Charlotte had a good enough 2010 to make it near the top of the Homebuilders Association of Charlotte’s list of top builders. In the listing, released last month, the company was ranked second out of Mecklenburg County’s ...Read More »
Being on a busy street is fantastic if your property is a business looking for customers. But for a homeowner like Willie Mae Gory, who lives on busy West Boulevard in Charlotte, the experience can be frustrating. “I have some ...Read More »
A group tasked with evaluating the impacts of a proposed waste-to-energy plant in western Mecklenburg County is recommending that the county’s Waste Management Advisory Board offer approval of the project to the county’s commissioners. The ReVenture Advisory Council, which was ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Hendrick Construction has won a $26 million contract to build a 111,000-square-foot helicopter facility for the South Carolina National Guard. The project is slated for the west end of the South Carolina Technology and Aviation Center in Greenville. It ...
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Crescent Resources said today it has hired a developer to guide the company’s residential development activities in Texas. The Charlotte-based company said Stephen Yetts, as senior vice president, will lead the growth strategy for the Texas region through oversight of acquisitions. Yetts ...
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Denver-based Furniture Row Cos. said its shopping center next to Ikea will open Friday. The store, at 8215 Ikea Blvd. in Charlotte, contains Oak Express, Bedroom Expressions, Sofa Mart and Denver Mattress Co. The Colorado company already has a Furniture Row store at 10101 ...Read More »
Re/Max at the Lake of Mooresville and Re/Max Executive Realty of Charlotte have merged their Lake Norman offices. The combined company, Re/Max Executive at the Lake, said it has four broker/owners – Cindy Sikorski, Hadi Atri, Laura Chilcoat and Terry Edmundson – more than 20 certified distressed-property experts and about 60 ...Read More »
For Independence Boulevard, light rail is out. Streetcars and bus rapid transit are in. Those were the recommendations from Urban Land Institute representatives during a presentation in Charlotte City Council chambers today. John Sedlak, one of the panelists from ULI’s Daniel ...
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Ed Christenbury’s family has been farming its tract of land off Mount Holly-Huntersville Road since the 1940s. Since then, Charlotte’s city limits have inched closer and more people have divided once-large properties into neighborhoods. Today, the city’s limit is only ...Read More »