A proposed 66-bed psychiatric-care facility that spawned nasty exchanges between Mecklenburg County officials and Carolinas HealthCare System has won state approval. The roughly $33 million, 71,700-square-foot project would be built on CHS-owned land near Huntersville Oaks nursing home. Earlier this ...Read More »
Government and Politics
The Stewart Group has won approval from Cornelius officials on a contract to buy a lot on which it plans to build a two-story, 15,000-square-foot commercial center. Last week, Cornelius’ Town Board OK’d allowing Stewart to purchase the vacant lot next to Town Hall. ...Read More »
Greenville, S.C.-based RealtyLink can move forward with construction on a 67,000-square-foot commercial building. The Statesville Board of Adjustment has granted the company a variance. Approved Tuesday, it allows the building to have flat exterior walls on the back and sides, ...Read More »
The Mooresville Town Board is scheduled to consider bids and award a contract for a road and sidewalk project for the Curtis Pond subdivision during its regular monthly meeting Nov. 14. Mooresville Town Manager Erskine Smith said the subdivision has ...Read More »
The Charlotte-based Real Estate and Building Industry Coalition and the Mecklenburg County Land Use and Environmental Services Agency are partnering to offer a Mecklenburg County development forum, according to REBIC. The forum will be from 8 to 9:30 a.m. Nov. ...Read More »
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Department is meeting with representatives from the North Carolina Department of Transportation and Gandy Development to plan for the future — and last — leg of the Interstate 485 loop around Charlotte. The groups will meet at ...Read More »
A proposed apartment complex in Matthews will be slightly smaller after a 5-2 vote by the Matthews Planning Board at their October meeting to accept a reduced plan. Charlotte-based developer The Sandstone Group had initially proposed a 292-unit apartment complex ...
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With its data center in Maiden kicking into high gear after the launch of the iCloud service in October, Apple is preparing a solar farm for supplemental power on part of its 170 acres off Startown Road. The 100-acre project is described ...Read More »
Charlotte’s real estate community often cites three ordinances accused of making developing sites cumbersome and costly: the Urban Street Design Guidelines, the Post Construction Controls ordinance and the tree ordinance. Residential design standards for single-family homes in the city have ...Read More »
In 1999, Scott Stone moved from Baltimore to Charlotte to fill a management position that Eric Davis, now chairman of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools’ Board of Education, left vacant at engineering design firm Mactec. Stone continued to work in Charlotte’s engineering industry, ...
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