The Charlotte City Council will continue to accept public comments on a plan for Independence Boulevard until a council meeting at 7 p.m. April 11. Some residents requested that the public comment period remain open, while others wanted a decision ...Read More »
Construction and Real Estate
A Madison Park resident spoke out Monday against a sidewalk proposed for his neighborhood, saying it would require the city to encroach onto one-third of his yard. Despite the objections of Benjamin Vandiver, the City Council unanimously approved the construction of ...
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The Charlotte City Council approved a new policy Monday to spread affordable housing throughout the city. But not all council members backed the plan, and Mayor Anthony Foxx raised his own concerns. An advisory council made of residents, housing officials ...Read More »
Home prices in the Charlotte metropolitan area fell 4.8 percent in January from the same month a year ago, according to the Standard & Poor’s Case-Shiller Home Price Index released today. The area’s home prices were down 1.1 percent from ...
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Lat Purser has been looking for new development projects that he can afford to lose. Earlier this month, his company, Charlotte-based Lat Purser and Associates, finished work on The Arden, a new, 16-unit apartment complex in the NoDa neighborhood north ...Read More »
Address: 8700 Phillips Road Project description: The Energy Production and Infrastructure Center at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte is part of a plan to make the school a center for energy production and infrastructure research and education. The ...Read More »
It’s no secret that times are tough in the housing market. Therefore, it shouldn’t be a surprise that some people feel stuck in their current homes as potential buyers circle, scanning neighborhoods for deals. However, just because the Great Recession ...Read More »
The Bissell Cos. is almost finished construction on an office building in Ballantyne in south Charlotte, one of the city’s fastest growing markets. Bissell, a Charlotte real estate firm, expects to be done in April on the Calhoun Building, a ...
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Buffalo Exchange has chosen Charlotte as the site for the company’s first North Carolina store. The Tuscon, Ariz.-based retailer, which allows customers to sell and trade used clothing and accessories, today said it plans to open a 2,650-square-foot store at 1521 Central Ave. in ...
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There’s only one way in to Windy Ridge: across freight train tracks that zipper up the subdivision on three sides. Living room windows offer views of a cardboard box factory and a Pepsi bottling plant. It’s an unlikely place to ...Read More »