The city of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County continue to reduce the number of homeless people in the county, but the price of housing is making it difficult for families and individuals with low incomes to stay off the streets. The ...Read More »
Two developers have asked the city to allow them to overhaul apartment complexes in south Charlotte, and a third wants to convert an office building into a retail center. The companies have filed rezoning petitions with the city, which will ...Read More »
Two developers have filed a lawsuit against the town of Davidson, claiming it exceeded the authority granted by the state Legislature in requiring homebuilders to include in their projects a portion of houses affordable to people making a less-than-median income. ...Read More »
Charlotte was among the markets with the biggest annual increase in median home prices in the year ending in September, according to RealtyTrac. The median sales price of a Charlotte-area home in September, including distressed properties, was $175,000, up 1 ...Read More »
Some homebuyers associate foreclosures with bargain-basement prices and oodles of profits. Others view the prospect of a distressed-home purchase as rife with potential pitfalls, including hidden rehab costs and multiple title liens. The truth lies somewhere in the middle. Although ...
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One percent of homes with mortgages in the Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia metro region were facing foreclosure in September. That’s the same as in August, but a 0.8 percentage point decrease from September 2013, according to real estate data firm CoreLogic. North Carolina’s ...Read More »
Local developers were bullish on the future of Charlotte’s apartment market at Bisnow’s Tuesday morning panel discussion on multifamily communities in Charlotte. Dubbed “New Development and Rezoning for the Future: Charlotte’s Multifamily Boom,” the breakfast at The Westin had more ...
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After six years of research and development, energy service provider Alevo Group announced plans for its 2,000-acre manufacturing facility in Concord at a launch ceremony Tuesday. Alevo is repurposing the 3.5 million-square-foot building, previously the Philip Morris USA Industrial Campus ...Read More »
Charlotte City Council on Monday night approved a three-year extension of a stormwater mitigation fee program for redevelopment projects across the city. The city staff had originally recommended an extension of five years to the fee-in-lieu program, but reduced it ...Read More »