Exactly a week after announcing the hiring of an attorney to create an in-house legal department, Crescent Resources today said it has hired a vice president of human resources, a post designed to guide talent development. The Charlotte-based real estate development company ...Read More »
Construction and Real Estate
Victims of the downturn in the housing market, unfinished subdivisions litter the Charlotte region. Some have streets and sidewalks but no homes. Others might have a completed home or two sitting next to empty lots. The Mecklenburg Times talked with Mecklenburg County’s ...
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This year, a “due diligence” requirement went into effect for North Carolina home purchases. Before the change was rolled out, real estate agents didn’t know what to expect, and they were filled with questions. To be sure, there continues to ...Read More »
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools is making schools that will be closed in the upcoming school year available for lease. CMS said a bidding process will be used to choose who will lease the buildings, which are on the campuses of Davidson IB, Midwood ...
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Kevin Holdridge and Michael McMillan have known each other for nearly a decade, but they only started working together recently. After running into each other repeatedly at green-building seminars and continuing-education presentations, they decided to stop fighting Charlotte’s old guard, ...
Tagged with: Alan Simonini Alan Simonini Homes Charlotte Building Association Daniel Kelly Dennis Hughes Desiree Kane Hughes and Associates KDH Residential Designs Kelly McArdle Construction Kevin Holdridge McMillan Construction Management Michael McMillanRead More »
In a move expected to make the appeals process quicker for Mecklenburg County property owners contesting their 2011 revaluations, the General Assembly today OK’d a bill to increase the number of members on the county’s Board of Equalization and Review. ...Read More »
Mecklenburg County foreclosure sales decreased more than 22 percent from the third quarter of 2010 to the fourth quarter, Irvine, Calif.-based RealtyTrac said today. There were 359 foreclosure sales in the county between Oct. 1 and Dec. 31, down from ...Read More »
The number of working households struggling to make rent or mortgage payments in the Charlotte area increased 4 percent between 2008 and 2009, according a Center for Housing Policy “Housing Landscape 2011″ report released today. In the Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord area, 62,542 ...Read More »
Two environmental groups are challenging a permit issued by the North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources for the proposed $800 million Monroe Connector-Bypass east of Charlotte. The North Carolina Wildlife Federation and the Yadkin Riverkeeper said the state ...
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