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GoodSports answers — and leaves — questions (access required)

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A representative from GoodSports Enterprises, which is seeking taxpayer funds to develop a sports complex near Bojangles’ Coliseum, declined to name the source of the company’s financing for the proposed $76.7 million venture at a meeting with city officials Wednesday. ...

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All eyes on Raleigh: Public buildings and infrastructure, community associations likely on agenda (access required)

All eyes on Raleigh: Public buildings and infrastructure, community associations likely on agenda <span class="dmcss_key_icon"><img alt="(access required)" src="/files/2013/10/lock1.png" border=0/></span>

North Carolina’s legislators returned to Raleigh on Wednesday, and contractors, real estate professionals and developers are watching to see what legislation may be considered that will make their work easier or more difficult, more lucrative or less profitable. Among issues ...

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Commercial outlook 2015: Population and job growth expected to support apartments, offices, industrial space (access required)

Commercial outlook 2015: Population and job growth expected to support apartments, offices, industrial space <span class="dmcss_key_icon"><img alt="(access required)" src="/files/2013/10/lock1.png" border=0/></span>

While the rapid growth of apartments in the Charlotte region has some industry professionals concerned that vacancy rates could rise in the near future, they believe job growth and projected population growth will fill the supply in the long run. ...

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Apartments dominate construction: Multifamily developments account for 7 of 10 largest projects in 2014 (access required)

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Large commercial construction projects in Mecklenburg County in 2014 were dominated, like in many regions in the U.S., by the development of apartment buildings. One of Charlotte’s submarkets, Uptown/South End, was recently named the nation’s busiest submarket for apartment construction ...

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Most read online stories of 2015: Architecture, legal battles, personality profiles and project development pique readers’ interest (access required)

Most read online stories of 2015: Architecture, legal battles, personality profiles and project development pique readers’ interest <span class="dmcss_key_icon"><img alt="(access required)" src="/files/2013/10/lock1.png" border=0/></span>

The year brought a lot of big news in real estate, construction and development in Charlotte, including the conviction of Mayor Patrick Cannon in a development-related bribery scandal; a continued apartment construction boom; announcements and groundbreakings for the first office ...

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New Uptown office tower breaks ground (access required)

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Representatives of Babson Capital Management and of development partners Cornerstone Real Estate Advisors and Spectrum Properties were joined Monday morning by local officials and Gov. Pat McCrory to break ground the city’s first office tower to be constructed since the ...

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Opening up the office: Wastequip adjusts after converting to new design more than a year ago (access required)

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Although apprehensive at first, employees at waste-handling and recycling equipment company Wastequip have had more than a year to adjust to its Silicon Valley-like shared and open office space. The trend is making its way into new industries, and Wastequip ...

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