Charlotte-based Leon Levine Foundation says it will give $2 million to help build a Discovery Place Kids in Rockingham if a campaign can raise $9.6 million by Dec. 31. Leon Levine, founder of the Levine Foundation and chairman emeritus of Family Dollar Stores, ...Read More »
Construction and Real Estate
Foreclosure filings in Mecklenburg County dropped by 23 percent in April compared with a year ago, according to a report from the North Carolina Administrative Office of the Courts. There were 704 foreclosure filings in April, down from the 919 ...
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Charlotte-area home sales fell in April from the same month last year while the average sales price rose, according to the Charlotte Regional Realtor Association. There were 1,882 sales, down 15.8 percent from 2,235 in April 2010. April sales were down 1.1 percent ...
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When it comes to lengthy and convoluted planning processes, the Independence Boulevard project is one of Charlotte’s most notorious examples. And it doesn’t look like things are going to improve any time soon. Multiple public agencies are involved in the ...
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Jim Houston said he got a great deal when he bought a 3,600-square-foot house in March 2008 for $260,000. The house is in Fieldstone Farm, a subdivision in fast-growing Indian Trail, southeast of Charlotte in Union County. Houston and his ...Read More »
The Charlotte area had the smallest decline in home prices in the four months that ended at the start of May compared with the previous three months, making it No. 1 among the highest-performing major U.S. markets, Truckee, Calif.-based Clear Capital said. ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Hendrick Construction today said it has won the contract to build The Comedy Zone at the NC Music Factory. Hendrick declined to disclose the contract value. The Comedy Zone is the largest comedy club network in the U.S. and owns more ...Read More »