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

Bryan Mermans' "Our Vernacular" was chosen as the best overall design for in The Mecklenburg Times' architectural challenge, "Reframing Charlotte," that asked architects to present their vision of a Charlotte-style house.

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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Recent homebuyers charged back taxes (access required)

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Last June, Graziella Steele and her husband David bought a house in the popular Highland Creek subdivision in the University Area. Several months later, she paid her portion of the 2014 property tax. Then, in early December, she was surprised ...

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Game on: GoodSports, city staff vow to move forward on amateur sports complex (access required)

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CHARLOTTE – Four officials from GoodSports Enterprise attended a City Council committee meeting Wednesday to assure members that they are committed to building an amateur sports complex on Independence Boulevard. They also said that in the past week they have ...

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