RALEIGH — Government-controlled mortgage buyers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac may reduce taxpayer risk by requiring more mortgage insurance from borrowers and charging lenders higher fees, steps that could increase borrowing costs, the head of their government caretaker agency said ...Read More »
Government and Politics
Lincoln County commissioners have approved a rezoning that will allow construction of a golf driving range. The county’s planning board has recommended approval of a rezoning request from Steven Pearman of Denver to change 10.2 acres from single-family residential to ...
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Gaston County commissioners have passed on the opportunity to buy about 100 acres of land for a youth sports complex. The site, known as the Lineberger property because it is owned by members of the Lineberger family, was being considered ...
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The Kannapolis City Council will have a public hearing Monday regarding renewed development at the stalled Kellswater Bridge neighborhood. The hearing will be at 6 p.m. at the Kannapolis Train Station, 201 S. Main St. Charlotte-based Mountain Real Estate Capital ...Read More »
Waxhaw builder Russell Zavatsky hasn’t built a home in Union County in at least two years. It’s not because the economy has killed off demand. After all, he’s building a new home in Tega Cay, and he’s building and remodeling ...
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Donny Hicks is trying to get some business going in Gaston County. As the executive director of the county’s economic development commission, that is essentially his job description. But the EDC’s plan to build a spec building in the hopes ...Read More »
Four days after The Mecklenburg Times reported that America’s Park developers were lagging on a road construction project necessary to build their 25-field, $20 million baseball complex in Mooresville, developers announced Tuesday they were pushing back the opening date to ...Read More »
The city of Concord will start accepting bids next month for the second phase of renovations at its Clearwater Artist Studio complex on Kerr Street. Steve Osborne, Concord’s deputy director of planning and neighborhood development, said the $25,000 project will ...Read More »
The Village at Stonecastle has won rezoning approval for 11.1 acres to permit the development of 12 “twin home” condo units and seven lots for single-family homes. Lincoln County commissioners voted unanimously in support of the request at their meeting ...Read More »
York County is holding public workshops to discuss a proposed unified development ordinance, which the county’s planning department hopes to adopt later this year. The workshops will be held from 4 to 5:30 p.m. and then from 6 to 7:30 ...Read More »