Mecklenburg County’s 2011 property tax revaluation could result in the county raking in an extra $70 million in revenue for its fiscal 2012 budget. For some county commissioners, the money is already burning a hole in their pockets, and they’ve ...Read More »
Construction and Real Estate
Two real estate-related bills that could have major implications in North Carolina have not yet made their way out of the General Assembly. House Bill 845, considered by many to be the most sweeping annexation bill introduced this session, would ...Read More »
Charlotte attorney Jerry Reese has filed more than one lawsuit trying to block the stadium project by the Knights. The first, filed in 2007, opposed a series of land swaps by the city, Mecklenburg County, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education ...Read More »
The Charlotte Knights have slain the lawsuit dragon delaying their new stadium in uptown. Now, the Triple-A ball club must convince some skeptical Mecklenburg County commissioners that the project is still a good use of the land. In their pitch, ...Read More »
Charlotte home prices fell 6.8 percent in March from March 2010, according to the Standard & Poor’s Case-Shiller Home Price Index. The city’s home prices were down 2.4 percent in March from February. Home prices fell over the year in 19 ...
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Charlotte’s South End has an artsy — some might even say funky — vibe, with its easy access to light rail and historic buildings. The businesses the area is known for are, generally speaking, small outfits that feel at home ...
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Thirty acres of vacant land in Charlotte was sold Monday in a foreclosure auction for $6.96 million. Bryant Park LLC owned the property in Bryant Park near Berryhill Road, Fleetwood Drive and Evergreen Drive just off Freedom Drive. The lender was ...Read More »
Irvine, Calif.-based Standard Pacific Homes said it is opening two residential communities in the Charlotte area. The developments, Chapel Cove, on the shores of Lake Wylie, and Weddington Trace, in Union County, are scheduled to open Saturday. The communities feature six home designs. Chapel ...
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