INDIAN LAND – Two homeowners in the state-line straddling Bridgehampton subdivision dialed 911 to report a prowler. Sirens wailing, five Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department cars converged on the home of one of the callers within minutes. A quarter of an hour ...Read More »
Residential Real Estate
Conservation subdivisions in rural areas. Clustering smaller lots in transitional zones. New urbanism developments in higher-density centers. Those are the financial mantras of residential developers in the Charlotte region, as undeveloped land becomes scarcer and costlier in many areas, market ...
Tagged with: Civic By Design cluster conservation subdivisions Dawn Blobaum Doug Boone Greener PRospects higher density development Jack Simoneau National Association of Home Builders new urban Randall Arendt residential development Stratford Hall Tom LowRead More »
CHARLOTTE – In the latest round of rezoning petitions submitted to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Department, just about the entire menu of living quarters have been proposed. Developers are looking to add apartments, single-family homes, a community for senior citizens and ...
Tagged with: Affordable Housing Group of North Carolina apartment project Charlotte city council Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Department Golden Triangle #2 Kyle Short Lat Purser & Associates Levine Properties Metropolitan rezoning The Drakeford Group Wilkison PartnersRead More »
Two mortgage brokers are being sued by the U.S. Attorney’s Office for making fraudulent statements in order to obtain loans used in speculative real estate deals in Charlotte during the heady days before the housing crash. Joshua Hankins of Charlotte ...Read More »
While new listings were up from January 2013, sales of homes in the Charlotte area were flat in January 2014, data from the Carolina Multiple Listing Services show. Sales rose 0.4 percent year-over-year, with 2,169 properties sold last month compared ...Read More »
Friction between homeowners associations and the residents they govern is a real issue for Charlotte residents. About 120 residents turned out on Feb. 6 at Davidson Day School for “Your HOA and You: Who Rules the Neighborhood?” – a panel ...
Tagged with: Bob Brethen Davidson Day School foreclose Greg Collard Homeowners Association Horack Talley Michael Hunter N.C. legislature Rep. Rodney Moore Stephens Grove HOA WFAE-FM Your HOA and You: Who Rules the NeighborhoodRead More »
A property management company is among the “dirty dozen” area companies with the largest number of complaints made against them in 2013 to the Better Business Bureau’s Southern Piedmont chapter. Employees of Asset Property Management, a Cornelius-based real estate firm, ...
Tagged with: Amanda Hines Asset Property Management Better Business Bureau Southern Piedmont chapter Duane Constable Fence Master Unlimited Home Appliance Repair Home Energy Services Ltd. John Hruska Luchey & Mitchell Recovery Solutions LLC Michael David Henderson North Carolina Real Estate Commission PDL Recovery SErvices Ryan Cieslak Sky Mikesell Southern MEtro Real Estate Talley Properties Tom BartholomyRead More »
HUNTERSVILLE – Charlotte multifamily developer Northwood Ravin will break ground within the next two months on Holly Crest, a 24-acre, 400-unit apartment complex off busy Sam Furr Road across from the NorthCross Village Shopping Center east of Statesville Road. Michael ...Read More »
Home sellers have renewed confidence in the housing market, but are anxious about buyers qualifying for loans to buy their homes. A new survey by Redfin of 22 metro areas including Charlotte shows that homeowners are hopeful about real estate ...Read More »
Prices for single-family homes continue to rise in the Charlotte metro area, according to data just released in CoreLogic’s December Home Price Index and in Clear Capital’s latest Home Data Index, which includes January sales. But both reports say that ...Read More »