Revisions to the way the government acquires property for highway construction or other projects, changes in the way property insurance rates are reviewed, the reinstatement of tax credits for the rehabilitation of historic buildings, and changes in the way local ...Read More »
A real estate scam that has apparently been making its way through email inboxes across the country for some time now has begun targeting lawyers in North Carolina, according to the North Carolina State Bar. Peter Bolac, trust account compliance ...
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CHARLOTTE – The former chief accounting officer for Beazer Homes USA Inc. was sentenced Thursday to 10 years in prison and three years of supervised release for his role in a seven-year accounting fraud conspiracy, according to the U.S. Attorney’s ...Read More »
Across the Carolinas, signs of economic recovery include the bustle of construction workers and the whirr of bulldozers as both residential and commercial buildings go up. But for all the promise of prosperity, the rise of construction cranes can signal ...Read More »
Attorneys for both the U.S. and a former Charlotte real estate lawyer have filed appeals in her conviction and sentencing on mortgage fraud conspiracy charges. The U.S. attorney’s office is, in essence, asking the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ...
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See related story on proposed legislation that would change or repeal the Map Act. A group of property owners who are beating the North Carolina Department of Transportation in a high-stakes fight over the Map Act have asked the Supreme ...Read More »
The N.C. House has approved a bill designed to ease restrictions on homebuilders by reducing property inspections and defining misconduct. The N.C. Building Code Regulatory Reform Bill, also known as HB 255, passed by a margin of 105-5 on Tuesday. ...Read More »
The owner of the Ballantyne Village shopping center and the owner of an adjacent parking deck and parking lots have dropped lawsuits against one another and agreed that visitors to the shopping center can use the parking spaces. MV Ballantyne ...
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