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 »
Construction and Real Estate
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 »
In an area where much of the business development is clustered near the highways, The Shoppes at Highland Creek shopping center, at the intersection of Prosperity Church and Ridge roads in north Charlotte, is somewhat off the beaten path. Four ...Read More »
Chuck Hicks and his property revaluation team have borne the brunt of scrutiny from skeptical Mecklenburg County homeowners. But his philosophy is more in line with an anti-tax tea-partier than a government fat cat. “I feel badly that we’re party ...Read More »
When a property goes into foreclosure for unpaid property taxes, it can be a pain for county government, burdening it with liabilities and maintenance costs. But to some nonprofits and other developers, the foreclosures are like real estate aspirin, alleviating ...Read More »