When Rob Nixon and business partner Andy Wilson bought a rundown former church at 1212 Pecan Ave. in Charlotte in March 2007 for $650,000 from Russ-Mar Properties, Nixon said he felt like Christopher Columbus. “I had my flag in the ...Read More »
Government and Politics
Thom Tillis, Republican speaker of the House for the North Carolina General Assembly, will be the keynote speaker at the Charlotte Region Commercial Board of Realtors’ annual meeting and awards luncheon Dec. 5. The event will be at Myers Park ...Read More »
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Department and Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Commission will hold public meetings in November for area plans and zoning text amendments that are being developed and nearing City Council vote. A citizens advisory group will meet 6 p.m. Thursday in ...Read More »
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 ...
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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 ...Read 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 ...
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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. ...
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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, ...
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