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Skilled help wanted: Construction companies, county deal with worker shortages (access required)

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The economic recovery of the last few years has enabled a construction boom around Charlotte, but both contractors and the county department that inspects their projects are finding some qualified workers hard to come by. Under the Mecklenburg County budget ...

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Davidson defends ordinance: Developers seek refunds for payments made (access required)

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Two developers have filed a lawsuit against the town of Davidson, claiming it exceeded the authority granted by the state Legislature in requiring homebuilders to include in their projects a portion of houses affordable to people making a less-than-median income. ...

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Closing on foreclosures: Inventory down, but deals still out there (access required)

Closing on foreclosures: Inventory down, but deals still out there <span class="dmcss_key_icon"><img alt="(access required)" src="/files/2013/10/lock1.png" border=0/></span>

Some homebuyers associate foreclosures with bargain-basement prices and oodles of profits. Others view the prospect of a distressed-home purchase as rife with potential pitfalls, including hidden rehab costs and multiple title liens. The truth lies somewhere in the middle. Although ...

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