Editor’s note: Since this story was originally published, Redfin has said that information it provided was incorrect. The information has been removed. Like many cities in the country, Charlotte’s single-family housing market is suffering from a lack of inventory. But ...Read More »
Residential Real Estate
Sale prices for existing Charlotte homes increased more in February from January than in all but two of the 20 cities tracked by the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices. Charlotte’s monthly home-price increase was 0.9 percent in February. Appreciation was higher ...
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The Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia area has seen a slight increase in the percentage of underwater homes, according to a RealtyTrac analysis. Some 7.7 percent of area homes with a mortgage had a loan-to-value ratio of 125 percent or more in the first ...
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The rate of North Carolinians who have repurchased homes with restored credit after losing their home in the housing bust has trailed most states, but is expected to outpace the national average between now and 2023, according to data released ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE — The City Council approved several rezoning petitions Monday, giving a nod to a 194-acre Lincoln Harris mixed-use project and a townhome development by David Weekley Homes, both in south Charlotte. The council also deferred several decisions until next ...Read More »
Attorneys for both the U.S. and a former Charlotte real estate lawyer have filed appeals in her conviction and sentencing on mortgage fraud conspiracy charges. The U.S. attorney’s office is, in essence, asking the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ...
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A record of more than 700 volunteer Realtors helped repair 25 homes and three nonprofit organization buildings in Mecklenburg and Iredell counties Friday as part of Realtors Care Day. The event is an initiative of the Housing Opportunity Foundation, a ...Read More »
See related story on proposed legislation that would change or repeal the Map Act. A group of property owners who are beating the North Carolina Department of Transportation in a high-stakes fight over the Map Act have asked the Supreme ...Read More »