In 2001, when Bill Wilson ended his 36-year career with the family construction business in order to retire, he figured he was done with the industry. So much for those plans. The 70-year-old is now heading up a new company ...Read More »
Construction and Real Estate
When Stephen Pace, owner of Charlotte-based Pace Development, looks around the area, there’s something he’s not seeing, and it worries him: lots that are developed and ready for new homes to be built on them. Well, lots that are in ...Read More »
The York County Council has awarded a project to Jabo Construction Co. to renovate the first-floor restrooms and hallway at the McCelvey Center. Rock Hill-based Jabo had the lowest bid, $109,451, for the project to make the more than 100-year-old ...Read More »
The town of Huntersville is expected to close Dec. 15 on a $5.8 million deal to purchase a former medical office building for its new police department headquarters. Greg Ferguson, town manager, said the 27,000-square-foot building, at 9630 Julian Clark ...Read More »
The controversial Monroe connector-bypass project is one step closer to becoming a reality. On Monday, North Carolina Department of Transportation Secretary Gene Conti and North Carolina Turnpike Authority Executive Director David Joyner signed the $367.7 million design-build contract for the ...
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Construction employment in North Carolina fell 2.8 percent in October from the same month a year ago, the Associated General Contractors of America said this week. The state lost 4,900 construction jobs during the period, bringing total construction employment to ...
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James Beaty, a broker with Charlotte-based Century 21 Murphy & Rudolph, has been placed on probation by the North Carolina Real Estate Commission after being convicted of driving while impaired. Beaty pleaded guilty March 31 to the Mecklenburg County incident. ...Read More »
Michael McMillan said he’s just completed what will likely be the most important project of his career. Lives in: Mountain Island Lake Age: 36 Family: wife, Kathleen, 42; children, Amelia, 8, Jack, 7, Mary Frances, 5 Education: bachelor’s degree in business ...Read More »