CHARLOTTE – More homebuyers paid with cash in October – and not just institutional investors, who bought a smaller share of the homes sold, while cash purchases overall topped 50 percent for the first time in 19 months. “We have ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – Just about every political leader – a certain Canadian mayor notwithstanding – works to be remembered for fixing issues for their constituents and leaving their jurisdiction a better place. Whether that’s solving the poverty problem, vanquishing corruption or ...
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CHARLOTTE – After dabbing its digits in the virtual, three-dimensional future of big institutional construction projects, Mecklenburg County Code Enforcement now wants to jump in, FTP files first, by forming a high-tech Hybrid Collaborative Delivery Team. The 16-member team would ...
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DAVIDSON – Details on the first phase of Davidson College’s planned 10-year, $100 million-$120 million campus makeover are beginning to emerge. Phase 1 will begin next year on a complicated $70 million new construction and renovation project that will produce ...Read More »
Apex is tops! That’s the conclusion from Movoto Real Estate. The town just southwest of Raleigh earned the distinction as the best city in North Carolina based on its cost of living, crime rate, level of education, median household income, ...Read More »
The state Department of Transportation will hold three meetings to receive comments on its revised analyses of the potential ecological impacts of building the Monroe Bypass, which it says is needed to alleviate traffic congestion in Monroe. The department was ...Read More »
MARVIN – Towns in Union County are scrambling to figure out how to fund the maintenance of future subdivision streets after the state recently alerted them that it will no longer be doing the work – something that municipalities in ...
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CORNELIUS – The town’s Board of Commissioners on Monday voted unanimously to delay two related decisions, one on a new land-use plan and another on a rezoning request by a developer of a proposed residential subdivision. Former Cornelius Mayor Gary ...
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CHARLOTTE – Prominent Charlotte developer, landowner and visionary Daniel Levine’s much-ballyhooed, long-delayed $700 million public-private project to build an “urban village” in First Ward is now scheduled for a January ground-breaking. That’s according to W. Lee Jones, capital planning division ...Read More »
CORNELIUS – If the Cornelius Board of Commissioners can’t get the kind of revenue-producing office-park development it wants at its “front door,” it will take a car dealership that looks like an office park instead. That was the gist of ...Read More »