CHARLOTTE — The City Council heard public comments on the University City Area Plan on Monday night and voted to spend $975,000 to install 8,700 new seats at Bojangles’ Coliseum. The funds are part of $16 million the council allotted ...Read More »
GoodSports Enterprises, which recently suspended plans with the city to construct an amateur sports complex near Bojangles’ Coliseum, is taking off the gloves after the city of Wichita opted to move on without the company in a similar project. Florida-based ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – The city’s Budget and Evaluation Office is considering increasing development service fees – among other avenues – to help relieve a $21.7 million budget deficit it’s facing for 2016. The deficit is a result of two factors: an ...
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Despite low inventory and rising prices, it was still less expensive in the first quarter to buy a home than to rent a three-bedroom apartment in Mecklenburg County, according to a RealtyTrac report. The average rent for a three-bedroom property ...
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CHARLOTTE – Transparency and collaboration, streamlined online services, and improved customer service could go a long way toward improving the city’s and Mecklenburg County’s building development processes, according to a final report commissioned by the city and county. Gartner Inc., ...Read More »
The number of homes sold in the Charlotte area jumped 41.2 percent in March from February, after decreasing 4.1 percent in February from January. Year over year, home sales in March were up 20.3 percent with 3,195 properties sold, compared ...Read More »
The sales prices for existing homes in the Charlotte area, including distressed sales, appreciated 6.1 percent from February 2014 to this February, according to CoreLogic’s Home Price Index report. Existing-home prices in the Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia metropolitan statistical area grew 2 percent ...
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The Charlotte metro area reached a new peak in median home prices last year, rising to $173,000 in July. The Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia region is one of 17 metro areas out of 92 nationally where prices reached the top of the market ...Read More »