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Immigration changes could boost housing sales (access required)

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President Barack Obama’s decision to weather a Republican backlash and reform immigration regulations could have a significant impact on the housing market. In allowing millions of undocumented residents to work legally and avoid the threat of deportation, Obama is opening ...

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Council hears Quail Hollow plans; Halvorsen, Marsh projects get the green light (access required)

Council hears Quail Hollow plans; Halvorsen, Marsh projects get the green light <span class="dmcss_key_icon"><img alt="(access required)" src="/files/2013/10/lock1.png" border=0/></span>

Dee Dee Harris requested Monday night that the Charlotte City Council approve changes to her rezoning petition to develop Quail Hollow Village, telling City Council members, “This is not a rezoning. It’s an amendment to rezoning.” Harris said the modifications ...

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Niners living finer: City wrestles with impacts of evolving student housing near UNCC (access required)

Niners living finer: City wrestles with impacts of evolving student housing near UNCC <span class="dmcss_key_icon"><img alt="(access required)" src="/files/2013/10/lock1.png" border=0/></span>

Off-campus student housing is no longer what it used to be – and that has created several quandaries for local policy makers contending with density, zoning and student safety in north Charlotte. Developers around UNC Charlotte have steadily been building ...

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Skilled help wanted: Construction companies, county deal with worker shortages (access required)

Skilled help wanted: Construction companies, county deal with worker shortages <span class="dmcss_key_icon"><img alt="(access required)" src="/files/2013/10/lock1.png" border=0/></span>

The economic recovery of the last few years has enabled a construction boom around Charlotte, but both contractors and the county department that inspects their projects are finding some qualified workers hard to come by. Under the Mecklenburg County budget ...

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