Meritage Homes, one of the bigger homebuilders in the country, on Tuesday night appeared before the Wesley Chapel Village Council asking for increased density on the zoning of 125 acres at the intersection of Potter and Beulah Church roadsRead More »
City-County Planning Manager Katrina J. Young – a familiar name, face and voice on the phone to many builders, developers and land-use agents – was transferred this week from her top zoning administration position.Read More »
Kite Realty Trust Group, based in Indianapolis, has paid $15.9 million for Toringdon Market, the company announced this week. Toringdon Market is a 60,000-square-foot shopping center at the intersection of Interstate 485 and Johnston Road.Read More »
CONCORD – OILES America Corp., an industrial bearing manufacturer based in Japan, has opened a $6 million, 48,000-square-foot expansion of the company’s North American headquarters in International Business Park, at 4510 Enterprise Drive Northwest. The OILES expansion project was undertaken ...Read More »
City officials have begun looking at possible alternative options for funding its Gold Line streetcar expansion project, but have not given up on receiving a federal grant. Last week, the U.S. Department of Transportation handed down the list of recipients of $474 million in federal money for transportation projects nationwide.Read More »
The future is now on view – both on iPad touchscreens and in good old-fashioned steel, concrete and dirt – at Morrocroft, the mixed-use office/business/retail park. That’s where Carolinas HealthCare System’s Facilities Management Group, BBH Design architects, Brasfield & Gorrie General Contractors and Mecklenburg County Code Enforcement are collaborating in a virtual, three-dimensional cloud to build a new emergency department at the Carolinas Medical Center-Morrocroft health care pavilion.
Tagged with: Autodesk Revit Building Information Modeling 360 BBH Design BIM Brasfield & Gorrie General Contractors Carolinas HealthCare System emergency room Mecklenburg County Code Enforcement MorrocroftRead More »
The Cornelius Planning Board passed – again – on Barnhardt. But they said “yes” to beer. Meanwhile, Cornelius Mayor Lynette Rinker said she has not ruled out seeking a seat in the N.C. General Assembly.
Tagged with: Barnhardt subdivision Bluestream Partners Cornelius Board of Commissioners Cornelius Planning Board jake palillo Lynette Rinker micro-breweries N.C. District 98 seat General Assembly wayne herron zoning ordinanceRead More »
The stock market moved sharply lower Friday as investors worked through a mediocre jobs report and monitored the simmering tensions over Syria. After opening slightly higher Friday, stocks quickly lost momentum and turned negative after the first ten minutes of trading.Read More »
A Boston-based nonprofit developer is planning to start renovations on a historic textile mill within a month, after a years-long effort by the city of Charlotte to convert the building into affordable apartments.
Tagged with: Charlotte city council Charlotte-Mecklenburg Historic Landmarks Commission Johnston Mill Mecklenburg Mill NoDa NorSouth Constructs Rosa Estrada Stephanie Garrett Stewart Gray The Community BuildersRead More »
Prices for existing homes sold in the Charlotte region continued to rise in July, by 8.3 percent year-over-year and by 1.3 percent over June, according to property analytics provider CoreLogic.Read More »