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History in the remaking (access required)

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The site of a bloody and controversial 1929 labor strike in Gaston County is set to start a second life, as developers revitalize an abandoned mill in west Gastonia. Built in 1900, the Loray Mill was billed as the South’s ...

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Dismissal of Duke-Crescent lawsuit ends one chapter of Charlotte’s economic history (access required)

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A murky, internecine lawsuit over $1.2 billion involving two formerly synonymous giants of economic development in Charlotte has ended in what appears to be an equally shadowy draw. But the documents filed Tuesday in a Texas court dismissing a 2010 ...

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Mortgage changes debut (access required)

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Come Jan. 10, it may become more difficult for homeowners to obtain a mortgage. That’s when a host of new rules come into effect. Most notable among the changes for borrowers will be the ability-to-repay and qualified mortgage rules that ...

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UPDATED: 2013 Huntersville Planning issues approved in the new year (access required)

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HUNTERSVILLE – The town’s Board of Commissioners on Jan. 6 unanimously approved rezoning request allowing a developer to build a single-family subdivision for adults 55 and up. The plan, put forward by Epcon Communities of Columbus, Ohio, will put 50 or 51 ...

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Construction employment up 10 percent in Charlotte while falling statewide (access required)

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CHARLOTTE – The Charlotte metropolitan area saw a 10 percent increase in construction employment in November over November 2012, by far the largest gain in the state, which lost jobs as a whole, based on the latest construction employment report ...

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Three real estate firms censured by NC Real Estate Commission (access required)

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The North Carolina Real Estate Commission has been busy over this holiday season, issuing three disciplinary actions. Greenpoint of the Carolinas, a property management and general brokerage services firm on Pineville-Matthews Road in Charlotte, was stripped of its license and ...

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Statute of repose on trial (access required)

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RALEIGH – Willful and wanton negligence will be considered in an N.C. Supreme Court appeal that could affect the pocketbooks of homebuilders, construction product manufacturers and homebuyers – and the warranties that bind them. When lawyers in Christie v. Hartley ...

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Biggest deals of 2013 (access required)

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CHARLOTTE – The Queen City won’t remember 2013 as a year in which commercial development ran riot, as little was built in the large-scale office and industrial markets. But several notable properties changed hands and leasing companies often were able ...

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The next boom (access required)

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CHARLOTTE – Multifamily developers over the past few years have gotten up close and personal with the Millennial generation, studying their wants and needs, and catering to those preferences. The result of that intense attention in Charlotte is thousands of ...

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