CHARLOTTE – The EpiCentre, Uptown’s 305,147-square-foot nightlife hub, is listed for sale by the Dallas office of HFF Inc., a national commercial real estate firm. The EpiCentre sits on the 3.17-acre city block bound by College, Fourth and Trade streets ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – The City Council on Tuesday approved by a 9-2 vote a controversial south Charlotte rezoning that will allow the construction of workforce housing in a neighborhood that largely opposed the proposal. Mayor Patrick Cannon provided the ninth — ...Read More »
The construction industry lost 16,000 jobs nationwide in December and the unemployment rate was 11.4 percent, according to a jobs report from the Associated General Contractors of America. Construction jobs in December totaled 5.8 million across the U.S., the AGC ...
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Like nails out of its own coffin, the Charlotte region’s residential construction industry pulled nearly 9,500 building permits in 2013, rising from the ashes like a phoenix with a tool belt and hammering out its best year since the housing ...
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For those of us old enough to remember the 1960s-era TV show, “The Jetsons” depicted a technologically advanced future replete with flying cars, jetpacks, robotic maids and lots of other labor savings devices. While we still have a way to ...Read More »
STALLINGS – After some 90 minutes of arguments for and against, the Stallings Town Council voted unanimously Jan. 13 to approve a conditional zoning request for a new 55-lot residential subdivision just across the Mecklenburg-Union county line from Matthews. The ...Read More »
About 50 people attended a drop-in session Jan. 14 to learn more about the Prosperity Hucks redevelopment plan. Members of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Department were on hand at the meeting at CrossWay Community Church to answer questions about changes made ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – The Carolinas branch of the Associated General Contractors, an organization that represents contractors and construction-related firms in the Carolinas, has named its board of directors, division leaders and board of trustees for 2014. The officers will be installed ...
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CHARLOTTE – It was the best of times; it was the best of times. In the midst of a period of prosperity, the Charlotte apartment market is nowhere near the worst of times, with an ever-increasing supply of units coming ...Read More »