Grandfather Mountain, one of North Carolina’s most famous tourist attractions, is known for its mile-high swinging bridge – on a clear day, you can look east from the bridge and see the skyline of the city of Charlotte, almost 100 ...Read More »
The average recent college graduate can afford to buy a house in Mecklenburg County, according to data provided by RealtyTrac. Based the area’s median home price of $180,000 in June, RealtyTrac found that a young college graduate with an average ...Read More »
Where do we grow from here? Charlotte, Raleigh expected to have nation’s fastest growth in coming years
Charlotte and Raleigh are poised to grow faster than any other large urban areas in the country over the next fifteen years. In fact, Charlotte’s population is projected to grow by 71 percent from 2010 to 2030, according to a ...
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Improving economic conditions are brightening the national commercial real estate outlook, according to the National Association of Realtors. “The job market has been the bright spot of the economy this year as employers are feeling more confident about their growth ...
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The Charlotte metro area’s inventory of homes in the foreclosure process is well below the national average, but still the number of homeowners who are seriously delinquent in their mortgage payment is stuck at 3.7 percent of all mortgaged properties, ...
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Chris Mobley knows a lot about toilets. The 35-year-old sales executive at Wisconsin-based Kohler Co. recently found himself sharing his skills inside the company’s 45-foot long retrofitted “Trust the Flush” tour bus in Charlotte. Onlookers viewed the intricate workings of ...Read More »
The median sale price for a Charlotte area home reached a new high in July, according to RealtyTrac, a housing data and analytics provider based in Irvine, Calif. The median sale price for both distressed and nondistressed properties reached $171,000 ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – The president and co-owner of Boggs Paving Inc. pleaded guilty on Thursday to one count of conspiracy and one count of money laundering conspiracy; an additional 27 counts will be dismissed. Boggs was released on bond and will ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – Assistant City Manager Ron Kimble was smiling as he told the City Council Monday night that negotiations with the Hornets basketball franchise had trimmed a request for $47.8 million in renovations to the city-owned Time Warner Cable Arena ...Read More »