The number of working households struggling to make rent or mortgage payments in the Charlotte area increased 4 percent between 2008 and 2009, according a Center for Housing Policy “Housing Landscape 2011″ report released today. In the Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord area, 62,542 ...Read More »
Discovery Place is the most-visited museum and historic attraction in the Charlotte region and the seventh most-visited in the state, according to survey results released today. Matthews-based Carolina Publishing Associates conducted the report as part of an annual survey of the top ...
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Lowe’s Cos. said today that its net earnings in the fourth quarter of 2010 rose 39 percent from the same quarter a year ago. For the quarter that ended Jan. 28, the Mooresville home improvement retailer recorded net earnings of $285 million, or ...Read More »
Two environmental groups are challenging a permit issued by the North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources for the proposed $800 million Monroe Connector-Bypass east of Charlotte. The North Carolina Wildlife Federation and the Yadkin Riverkeeper said the state ...
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A bidding war for two historic mills in Charlotte’s North Davidson Street area is now in its second round after three companies submitted upset bids Monday. Last week, The Community Builders Inc., a Washington, D.C.-based affordable-housing developer, put in a winning bid ...Read More »
Crescent Resources today said it has hired Charlotte real estate attorney Nina Shor to create an in-house legal department for the real estate development company. Shor, who had headed The Shor Law Firm in Charlotte before joining Crescent, will also be the Charlotte-based company’s ...Read More »
Philadelphia-based PFM Group today said Todd Frazier has been promoted from senior managing consultant to managing director in the firm’s Charlotte office. Frazier leads the company’s pricing group. PFM provides financial and investment advisory services to state and local governments and nonprofits.Read More »