There are new rules for how high structures can be built in Charlotte’s residential districts. On Monday, the City Council OK’d the following: • In areas zoned for single-family (zonings R-3 and R-4) and multifamily (R-8MF and R-12MF), the maximum ...Read More »
Mortgage industry employees are still signing documents they haven’t read and using fake signatures more than eight months after big banks and mortgage companies promised to stop the illegal practices that led to a nationwide halt of home foreclosures. County ...Read More »
NEW YORK — Things keep getting worse for Bank of America. Today, the nation’s largest bank reported a loss of $9.1 billion during the second quarter, partly because of an $8.5 billion settlement with investors. That agreement, reached in June, ...Read More »
Robert Burkett thought he’d build up to 73 single-family homes in Park South Station in south Charlotte. Burkett, president of Concord-based J&B Development & Management, had planned to sell the homes at a higher price point, with the hopes of ...
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Age: 62 Lives in: Charlotte Family: wife, Dianne; son,Thomas “Tripp” Lawing III, 39 Education: bachelor’s degree in economics, North Carolina State University Thomas Lawing Jr. was one of six employees when his father, Thomas Lawing Sr., hired him in 1971 to work for ...Read More »
Between banks and NASCAR, corporate jets regularly cast their shadows on Charlotte’s landscape. With 237 private and company planes based at facilities in Mecklenburg County, the impact of such aircraft on the county last year was about $110 million, according ...Read More »
Lennar Corp. said it has hired a home consultant to grow its Charlotte division. The Miami-based company said Maria Degenhart will offer assistance to potential homebuyers. In a press release, Lennar said it “continues to add new communities and homes in ...Read More »
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said it is investigating reports of people claiming to have become ill after they drank milk from York, S.C.-based Tucker Adkins Dairy. Three people have came down with campylobacteriosis, a bacterial disease, and there ...
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Carolinas HealthCare System’s dispute with Mecklenburg County could be headed to court. CHS said it has initiated legal action as a means to make the county to honor the terms of its contract with the health care system. The filing ...Read More »