CHARLOTTE — SunTrust Banks Inc. and PNC Financial Services Inc., banks with significant presences in Charlotte, are both closing branch locations this quarter, and SunTrust is moving its regional headquarters to a mixed-use development in SouthPark. Neither bank has revealed what branches ...Read More »
SouthLake Christian Academy’s football team came within a touchdown of winning a state championship last year, losing 26-21 to Victory Christian Academy in November. This offseason, the Huntersville Christian school is overhauling its football field and field house in an effort to ensure that SouthLake will play next season in an environment matching the team’s excellence.
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Concord Mills mall is getting a big wet neighbor. On Wednesday, Merlin Entertainments Group, which operates the Sea Life aquarium brand, announced that in the spring of 2014, it will open a 30,000-square-foot, $10 million aquarium at the site of the defunct NASCAR SpeedPark site.Read More »
Spectrum Properties has lost its contract to purchase city-owned Marshall Park, an integral part of the Brooklyn Village development, after failing to close on the deal by March 1 or pay for an extension until June.Read More »
Many and perhaps most of the 2,600 MetLife insurance company jobs headed to North Carolina -- roughly half of them to Charlotte -- will be local hires, a top executive with the insurance giant said late Thursday afternoon.Read More »
One of the most luxurious neighborhoods in the Charlotte area, The Peninsula, has drawn celebrity and wealth to Lake Norman for years, most recently NBA legend Michael Jordan, owner of the Charlotte Bobcats. And real estate professionals never tire of listing The Peninsula’s attractive features.
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Biltmark Development, a real estate firm based in Wilmington, has bought 2.3 acres near the Bank of America Stadium for a possible apartment project.Read More »