Three universities are no longer the owners of Park Road Shopping Center, the first open-air shopping center in Charlotte. Columbia, S.C.-based shopping center owner and developer Edens & Avant said today that it bought PRSC from Wake Forest University, Queens ...Read More »
Construction and Real Estate
There are new rules for how high structures can be built in Charlotte’s residential districts. On Monday, the City Council OK’d the following: • In areas zoned for single-family (zonings R-3 and R-4) and multifamily (R-8MF and R-12MF), the maximum ...Read More »
Mortgage industry employees are still signing documents they haven’t read and using fake signatures more than eight months after big banks and mortgage companies promised to stop the illegal practices that led to a nationwide halt of home foreclosures. County ...Read More »
NEW YORK — Things keep getting worse for Bank of America. Today, the nation’s largest bank reported a loss of $9.1 billion during the second quarter, partly because of an $8.5 billion settlement with investors. That agreement, reached in June, ...Read More »
Robert Burkett thought he’d build up to 73 single-family homes in Park South Station in south Charlotte. Burkett, president of Concord-based J&B Development & Management, had planned to sell the homes at a higher price point, with the hopes of ...
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Age: 62 Lives in: Charlotte Family: wife, Dianne; son,Thomas “Tripp” Lawing III, 39 Education: bachelor’s degree in economics, North Carolina State University Thomas Lawing Jr. was one of six employees when his father, Thomas Lawing Sr., hired him in 1971 to work for ...Read More »
Lennar Corp. said it has hired a home consultant to grow its Charlotte division. The Miami-based company said Maria Degenhart will offer assistance to potential homebuyers. In a press release, Lennar said it “continues to add new communities and homes in ...Read More »
When David Walters looks at Charlotte’s growth, he sees haphazardness everywhere. A resident of Charlotte since 1990, the professor of architecture at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte said he has watched the city take shape with little rhyme ...Read More »
Claire Fallon, a member of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Commission, today said she will run for an at-large seat on the Charlotte City Council. Fallon, of 8879 Legacy Lake Lane, sits on the commission’s zoning committee. According to University City Partners’ website, ...
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