CHARLOTTE – North Carolina’s economy continues to grow quickly, but in order to remain vibrant and keep moving forward, the business community must focus on fundamentals. That was the message from state Secretary of Commerce Sharon Decker at the Commercial ...Read More »
MYERS PARK – Going, going, and now multiple bids. The seller of a beautiful 3,000-square foot Federal-style brick home in Myers Park recently listed it for four days on an online auction site and now is negotiating the sale with ...Read More »
CORNELIUS – If at second you don’t succeed, try, try again, again. That’s the latest tactic being taken by car czar Rick Zoerb in his yearlong battle to make a major expansion of his Hyundai dealership, prominently positioned at the ...
Tagged with: Cornelius Board of Commissioners Cornelius Planning Board Cornelius Planning Director dave gilroy John Fryday lake norman hyundai Lake Norman Infiniti Lynette Rinker N.C. Department of Transportation Rick Zoerb wayne herronRead More »
We’ve known for a while that institutional investors – led by the behemoth Blackstone Group – are making big investments in the Charlotte housing market. Now we know the extent of their investment, and the extent to which they are ...
Tagged with: American Homes 4 Rent Properties Andrew Gallina Balckstone Group Charlotte NC Foreclosed Homes Charlotte Regional Realtor Association Daren Blomquist Eric Locher IH2 Property North Carolina LP invitation homes real estate investment trust RealtyTrac SFRH Charlotte Rental LP THR North Carolina II LP TrevorTaefi Tricon Capital ManagementRead More »
PROVIDENCE COUNTRY CLUB – It’s not the number of car trips expected to be generated by the proposed $200 million Waverly mixed-used development that is the real traffic issue. It’s the length of those trips that matter, their destinations, and ...
Tagged with: Barry James Charlotte Department of Transportation Charlotte Regional Transportation Planning Organization Childress Klein Properties Chris Thomas Crosland Southeast David Weekley Homes Frank Matthews Matthews Family Farm Mike Davis Peter B. Pappas Shad Spencer Terwilliger Pappas Multifamily Partners WaverlyRead More »
SOUTH END – Despite the developer’s website saying construction started this time last year, demolition crews have just begun tearing down the Simpson’s Lighting building, at Carson Street and South Boulevard in South End. Once the old brick-and-mortar building is ...Read More »
RALEIGH - For years North Carolina has ranked as one of the top places for business. Forbes ranked the state fourth in September based on the cost of doing business here, the quality of its labor force and its regulatory ...
Tagged with: Allen Freyer Charlotte Regional Partnership Collaboration for Prosperity Zones Good Jobs First Gov. Pat McCrory Greg LeRoy N.C. Department of Commerce N.C. Justice Center N.C. Partnership for Prosperity N.C. Secretary of Commerce Sharon Decker Piedmont Triad Partnership private public economic development partnership Research Triangle Regional PartnershipRead More »
CHARLOTTE – Lawyers for the federal government and for two Union County road construction contractors indicted on 29 federal fraud counts have jointly asked a judge to delay the trial until September 2014, citing scheduling conflicts and the complexity of ...
Tagged with: Arnold Mann Boggs Paving Inc. Carl Andrew Drew Boggs III Christopher I. McCabe Greg MIller Greg Tucker Jacoby Donner John Styx Cuthbertson trucking Kevin HIcks Monroe Bypass N.C. Department of Transportation Nexsen Pruet Rick Baucom Roy Black William TerpeningRead More »
SOUTH CHARLOTTE – The city of Charlotte will hold a community meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday to gather neighborhood input on a proposed $200 million mixed-used development on 90 acres of the largest patch of undeveloped land anywhere in or ...Read More »
INDIAN TRAIL – Business is booming, according to Michael DiFabion, owner of DiFabion Remodeling in Indian Trail. Starting at the beginning of this year, DiFabion, a certified home remodeler, said the phones have been ringing off the hook as people ...Read More »