Some neighbors are fighting the construction of another multiuse building being proposed for the site of Piedmont Town Center in SouthPark, saying it will take away from a wooded area and increase traffic and crime. But the site’s developer, Charlotte-based ...Read More »
Some Mecklenburg County retail property and office building owners are going to be coughing up a lot more in property taxes. According to a Mecklenburg Times review of the county’s 2011 commercial property revaluation — the results of which were ...Read More »
Duke Energy Corp. today said it plans to distribute 10 million free compact fluorescent light bulbs to eligible customers this year. The Charlotte-based company said it distributed more than 10 million free CFLs to about 1 million residential customers last year, ...
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Charlotte-based manufacturer SPX Corp. today said it has completed the acquisition of Teradyne Diagnostics Solutions, Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Teradyne, based in Manchester, U.K., is a global supplier of diagnostic solutions for the transportation equipment business and automotive dealerships. The ...
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Fifty-one foreclosure homes sold for a total of $1.6 million at an auction Monday night at the Charlotte Convention Center, Auction.com, which conducted the auction, said. In one of the sales, a 4,510-square-foot home at 2626 Heathlake Drive in Charlotte previously valued ...Read More »
When a person buys a condominium, they usually pay dues, also known as assessments, which go toward maintenance and enhancement costs. But when condominium developments are stuck with empty units — as is the case for many projects across the ...Read More »
As part of a study on whether the city of Charlotte is awarding enough contracts to minority- and women-owned businesses, the city plans to hold a public hearing in April to receive testimony from the public. The city is looking ...Read More »
Statesville-based Epperson Lumber is being acquired by Broken Arrow, Okla.-based building materials distributor Cedar Creek. On Friday, the wholesale distributor announced a letter of intent to buy Epperson for an undisclosed price. “We are looking to kind of fill the void and ...Read More »
Lowes Cos. today said its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of 11 cents per share. The Mooresville-based company said the dividend is payable May 4 to shareholders of record as of April 20.Read More »