Demand for apartments is high in Charlotte. So when Michael Shaheen decided to build a new complex in west Charlotte he figured interest in financing the project would be a slam dunk. Instead, it seems to be more of a brick.Read More »
Construction and Real Estate
From the freeway, it looks like just another patch of woods ripe for new housing development once the economy revives. From the air, the forested stretch along I-405 reveals itself as part of a green ribbon buffering an active salmon creek. The appearance of a "sold" sign in mid-December marked a 35-acre patch of western red cedar, western hemlock and Douglas fir as property of the city of Bothell.
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As expected, some of the big names in the Charlotte homebuilding industry ranked high again this year on a Top Thirty Builders list that was released last month by the Homebuilders Association of Charlotte in its “Blueprint” publication.Read More »
Construction employment rose in only 19 states and the District of Columbia in November, a weaker showing than in recent months, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data.Read More »