Salisbury’s City Council adopted an ordinance in October that will allow it to issue water and sewage extension permits locally instead of going through the state. Proud of that accomplishment, city officials declared that it would streamline the approval process ...Read More »
Government and Politics
Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx has returned a donation made to his campaign by the Shelter Providers Political Action Committee Enterprise, the political action committee for the Charlotte-based Real Estate and Building Industry Coalition. SPPACE made political donations to the mayoral ...Read More »
The purchase of the collapsed Abersham subdivision site has got to be one of the most unusual and complicated real estate deals in Mecklenburg County history. And most of those involved in the sale agree that they’ve never seen anything ...
Tagged with: Abersham Ann Pilkington CommunityOne Bank Fifth Third Bank Frank Jacobus Horack Talley Jason Karo Jim Garges Marble Properties Rachel Karo RBC Bank Saxby Chaplin Slade Gleaton Trust for Public LandRead More »
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 »
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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