Residential loan originations on single-family homes and condos in the Charlotte area grew 21 percent to 18,474 in the second quarter from 15,314 a year ago, according to recent data from RealtyTrac. The refinancing of home loans grew 28 percent ...Read More »
BALTIMORE — A lawyer’s premature disclosure of her client’s sealed whistleblower lawsuit does not necessarily doom the litigation, a U.S. appeals court ruled Monday in reviving a construction worker’s claim that a Maryland company violated the federal False Claims Act ...Read More »
Despite month over month gains in construction-sector employment, the Associated General Contractors of America is warning about a potential worker shortage. Construction employment in July climbed to its highest level since February 2009, the AGC says, with the number of ...
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U.S. homebuilder confidence in the active-adult housing market remains strong despite a slight drop in sentiment, according to the National Association of Home Builders 55+ Housing Market Index. The organization’s index fell slightly to 57 in the second quarter from ...Read More »
The Charlotte Historic District Commission is moving into the present. The commission, a division of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Department, is revamping the city’s design guidelines to ensure a user-friendly experience for applicants seeking to build or remodel in the Queen ...Read More »