The percentage of mortgaged Charlotte-area homes that were in the foreclosure process dropped by about 44 percent from December 2012 to December 2013. The foreclosure inventory at year’s end was 1.5 percent of all homes with a mortgage, down from ...Read More »
On a frigid Jan. 24, 38 hearty volunteers from Wells Fargo Community Relations and Outreach volunteered a day of service with nonprofit Rebuilding Together. As part of a team exercise, the volunteers traveled from as far as San Antonio and ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – In the latest round of city rezoning requests, the majority of petitioners aren’t actually asking for a rezoning, just site plan amendments that would allow the developers to change the layout or configuration of land that was previously ...
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HUNTERSVILLE – An Arizona-based developer and production builder never before seen in these parts has sites in the Charlotte market in its sights, and its first proposal in Mecklenburg County is for a 395-home subdivision in a booming section of ...
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Homeowners are optimistic about the housing market in 2014, with 71 percent considering selling their homes this year, according to a new survey conducted by Charlotte-based lender Lending Tree. The nationwide poll of 609 current and prospective homeowners found that ...Read More »
Homeownership is still the best vehicle for building wealth and providing a stable retirement. That was the takeaway from a presentation given by national housing economist and Columbia Business School finance professor Christopher Mayer on Jan. 23. Hosted by Charlotte’s ...Read More »
While 2013 may have been a gangbusters year for the national housing market, December figures just released by the National Association of Realtors show sales growth petering out by year’s end. For all of 2013, the number of existing homes ...Read More »
Sheila J. Hudson, a Concord Realtor and broker, has had her license revoked after being caught rifling through medications at a property she was visiting, according to the North Carolina Real Estate Commission. Hudson was one of two Charlotte-area Realtors ...
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CHARLOTTE – A pair of production homebuilding corporations were joined by a fast-growing local residential construction company in leading a 2013 surge in Mecklenburg County building permits. After a neck-in-Meck race all year, Fort Worth, Texas-based D.R. Horton opened up ...
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Officials told that conservation subdivisions could reshape the future of fast-changing Huntersville
HUNTERSVILLE – The town’s Planning Board and Board of Commissioners spent an hour talking about the potential impact of the proposed adoption of a conservation subdivision-style zoning classification during a special joint session this week, ahead of separate meetings in ...
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