News stories, pundits and blog entries across the U.S. have recently trumpeted the return of the smaller home as consumers look for ways to cut expenses as the economy limps along. But the trend has skipped over the Charlotte area, ...Read More »
Construction and Real Estate
RALEIGH — Government-controlled mortgage buyers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac may reduce taxpayer risk by requiring more mortgage insurance from borrowers and charging lenders higher fees, steps that could increase borrowing costs, the head of their government caretaker agency said ...Read More »
Age: 63 Lives in: Monroe Family: wife, Jean, 69; daughter, Beth Luebbert, 44 Education: associate in business, Kings College When Dan Johnson became a real estate agent in 1977, there wasn’t a multiple listing service like there is today. Instead, ...Read More »
All three Charlotte-area real estate agents running for 2012 board positions with the North Carolina Association of Realtors were successful in their bids. Cindy Chandler of The Chandler Group was elected to the NCAOR National Association of Realtors director position. ...
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Lincoln County commissioners have approved a rezoning that will allow construction of a golf driving range. The county’s planning board has recommended approval of a rezoning request from Steven Pearman of Denver to change 10.2 acres from single-family residential to ...
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Gaston County commissioners have passed on the opportunity to buy about 100 acres of land for a youth sports complex. The site, known as the Lineberger property because it is owned by members of the Lineberger family, was being considered ...
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The Kannapolis City Council will have a public hearing Monday regarding renewed development at the stalled Kellswater Bridge neighborhood. The hearing will be at 6 p.m. at the Kannapolis Train Station, 201 S. Main St. Charlotte-based Mountain Real Estate Capital ...Read More »
The Housing Opportunity Foundation, the charitable arm of the Charlotte Regional Realtor Association, has awarded five local nonprofits a total of $10,000 through its annual Community Grants Program. The program, in its third year, seeks to support organizations that address ...Read More »