INDIAN TRAIL – Business is booming, according to Michael DiFabion, owner of DiFabion Remodeling in Indian Trail. Starting at the beginning of this year, DiFabion, a certified home remodeler, said the phones have been ringing off the hook as people ...Read More »
As the housing market continues to recover, tough mortgage requirements are preventing some buyers from entering the market, according to a new survey by the National Association of Realtors. In its annual profile of homebuyers and sellers, the association found ...Read More »
HUNTERSVILLE – Growth and aging. The town of Huntersville – the fastest-growing municipality in the state, and one of the fastest in the country – is grappling with both as it plans for its future. Although nothing was decided on ...
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CORNELIUS – An independent consultant’s report forecasts that the town of Cornelius would save resources and money and would grow in population more conservatively if the town adopts a proposed new land-use plan to replace the 17-year-old one now in ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – Campus Crest in 2004 didn’t own and hadn’t built a single residential bed. Nine years later, the Charlotte-based student housing developer is approaching 50,000 beds in 87 student-specific apartment communities, spread across 25 states. The company is also ...
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CHARLOTTE – Richard Schwartz, the president of RentPurchase.com and Calloway Homes Inc., has voluntarily surrendered his real estate license, according to the N.C. Real Estate Commission. Adam Stallings, chief deputy legal counsel at the commission, said the surrender was permanent ...Read More »
BALLANTYNE – Associated Estates Realty Corp., a real estate investment trust based in Richmond Heights, Ohio, has bought The Apartments at Blakeney, a 295-unit apartment community. HFF Inc. of Pittsburgh closed the sale on behalf of owner Northwood Ravin, which ...Read More »
CORNELIUS – The town of Cornelius Planning Board on Wednesday took three very confusing votes on the long-embattled Barnhardt single-family subdivision plan. First the appointed Planning Board on Wednesday night voted to recommend that the town’s elected Board of Commissioners ...Read More »
HUNTERSVILLE – The Huntersville town planning staff report released Wednesday on a proposed single-family senior-living subdivision pretty much says: “No way.” Repeatedly. For eight pages. The block lengths don’t work with the lot sizes, the front-loading garages are not recessed ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – Mayor Patsy Kinsey and members of City Council on Friday were scheduled to attend the grand opening of The Retreat at Renaissance, the first phase of a mixed-income community that will have 110 units for seniors on a ...Read More »