As in 23 other states, construction employment in North Carolina fell in November from the same month a year ago, the Associated General Contractors of America said this week.
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Construction has begun on Bellamy Homes’ project for ABC’s “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition,” but it looks like the home may be one of the last ever built for the show. ABC has told the Hollywood Reporter the network is cancelling the show after its ninth season.
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The economy was creeping along and construction projects weren’t exactly waiting around every corner. For Daniel, owner of Daniel Design, a Charlotte-based foodservice consulting and facility design firm, such work wasn’t easy to come by. But this year, he’s experienced a spike in restaurant jobs, and he attributes at least some of the uptick to three letters: DNC.
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Philadelphia-based Orleans Homes has a new president for its Charlotte division. Craig Smith will oversee business operations for the homebuilder’s six Charlotte-area communities, which are in Harrisburg, Matthews, Concord and Weddington. Smith previously worked for Dan Ryan Builders, based in Frederick, ...Read More »
They’re the rock stars among Charlotte-area residential real estate agents. They specialize in luxury, multimillion-dollar homes. They count among their clients professional athletes, NASCAR drivers and high-powered executives. Some attribute their success to referrals and strong relationships with clients. Others ...Read More »
Mike Griffin’s career began in the family tire business, but these days Griffin Bros. is rolling along with additional focuses, real estate development being one. Today, Mike Griffin’s career is focused on development and real estate deals. But it wasn’t always that ...
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Foreclosures filings in the Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord area fell 15 percent in November from the same month last year, Irvine, Calif.-based RealtyTrac said last week. Total filings — default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions — were at 1,104 this past November. ...Read More »
When it comes to having the most permits and the highest total permit value, Lennar Homes is king this year, according to a report by the Home Builders Association of Charlotte on the top homebuilders of the year. The report ...Read More »