Another proposed change to the city’s post-construction controls ordinance is ruffling the feathers of environmentalists. City officials are considering removing from the ordinance the city’s tree-save rules, which require higher tree protections for low-density development and lower protections for higher-density ...Read More »
Construction and Real Estate
North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper has obtained a court order to stop a group of six people and some trusts from filing fraudulent deeds on foreclosed homes for sale in Raleigh, Wake Forest and Apex. The alleged scam is ...
Tagged with: Crystal Crump David Granberry Frank McGuirt Moorish Science Temple of America Natural International Land Trust Nu Vision International Trust ONCE International Land Trust Roy Cooper Tommy TuckerRead More »
The Rock Hill Planning Commission and the city’s Zoning Board of Appeals approved requests Tuesday from Pleasanton, Calif.-based Ross Dress for Less Inc. Ross made the zoning and variance requests so that it can construct a freight terminal on 166 ...Read More »
At the request of the developer, the Rock Hill Planning Department did not vote Tuesday on a preliminary plan for Phase 1-F of the Riverwalk development. Instead, the vote has been tabled. Greens of Rock Hill is the developer of ...Read More »
For the seventh month in a row, the amount of distressed homes on the market and the sales of such homes fell in the Charlotte area in July, the Charlotte Regional Realtor Association said today. In July, the amount of ...Read More »
Charlotte-area home sales rose in July from the same month last year, but the average sales price fell, according to figures released today by the Charlotte Regional Realtor Association. There were 2,173 closings in July, up from 9.7 percent from July ...Read More »
The Rock Hill Planning Department is expected to recommend approval tonight for a preliminary plan for Phase 1-F of the Riverwalk development, according to the agenda for the Rock Hill Planning Commission. Greens of Rock Hill is the developer of ...Read More »
When the Federal Trade Commission created the Mortgage Assistance Relief Services rules in December, it caused a stink in the real estate community. MARS was formed in response to mortgage scams, specifically those involving loan modifications. Real estate agents, in ...
Tagged with: Center for Responsible Lending Charlotte Regional Realtor Association Elizabeth Barnhardt Jonathan Osman Keller Williams Realty National Association of Realtors North Carolina Appraisal Board North Carolina Commissioner of Banks North Carolina Real Estate Commission Sara Weed Tom MillerRead More »
Two Charlotte-area companies are suing two other companies after a plan to develop several residential projects turned sour. The lawsuit is asking for nearly $100,000 in damages, as the plaintiffs claim their would-be partners failed to live up to their ...
Tagged with: Adkins Land Group Balmar NAL Collection Henry Pharr Landstar Management Mark Adkins Melbourne Properties Robert Burris Shawn Copeland Waterfront Group Stellar View Wen Hutchinson Will AdkinsRead More »
LONG ISLAND, N.Y. — When the U.S. Department of Energy provided incentives for businesses installing solar panels in September, local solar contractors were sure it was going to lead to a substantial number of installation projects. But with the federal ...Read More »