Charlotte and surrounding towns are taking steps to comply with a new state law that prohibits municipalities from imposing construction requirements purely for aesthetic reasons for single-family homes and duplexes. The law went into effect June 19. However, in Mint ...Read More »
The Associated General Contractors of America announced in Charlotte on Thursday that it has put together a series of steps for contractors to take to improve workplace safety as the number of construction fatalities nationwide has risen. Nationwide, the number ...Read More »
The Charlotte City Council on Monday approved rezoning petitions that pave the way for construction of a large golf and entertainment complex and several mixed-use and residential projects. But the council failed to achieve the three-quarters majority vote necessary for ...
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Construction companies built more apartment complexes nationally in September, sparking a temporary rise in housing starts for a real estate market that otherwise appears to have crested during the summer. Housing starts last month rose 6.5 percent ...
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The high-rise SkyHouse Uptown apartments held a grand opening for its first tower Thursday and developers said they expect the second tower to be completed in a little more than a year. “We are pleased with the way it is ...Read More »
Steadily rising demand for hotel rooms has hit an all-time high in Mecklenburg County, and developers have taken notice. Nearly 1,400 uptown hotel rooms are in some stage of development, with highlights including the recent groundbreaking on a 250-room Embassy ...Read More »
The share of Charlotte-area homes with mortgages that faced foreclosure in August remained at 0.8 percent, the same as in April, May, June, and July. The local foreclosure inventory ebbed from 1 percent in August 2014, according to real estate ...Read More »