Benchmark Builders in Rock Hill, S.C., has plenty of furniture and custom cabinets sitting in its posh display room. The office section of the building is full of computers, and the warehouse out back holds tools and pieces of equipment. ...Read More »
Charlotte’s real estate and construction industries are still battered. Home prices are down from a year ago. Construction companies have laid off workers and sold equipment. But a week from today, voters will pick the next mayor and City Council ...Read More »
The Kannapolis home had been on the market about eight months. The seller, Fred Waite, had lowered the price in September from $1.8 million to $1.5 million. But, still, not so much as a nibble, said the listing agent, Heidi ...Read More »
Until he announced his candidacy for mayor in March, Scott Stone wasn’t a nobody, but he wasn’t exactly a household name in Charlotte, either. A former vice president of Merrick & Co., a Colorado-based engineering and architectural firm, he ran ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Shaw Power Group has multiple power plant construction projects under way in the area. There’s Cliffside Steam Station in Cleveland and Rutherford Counties, Buck Steam Station in Rowan County and Dan River Steam Station in Rockingham County. They’re big, ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Spangler Construction used to be in the commercial construction business. These days it’s known as a real estate investment company. And in the upcoming Charlotte City Council and mayoral elections, Spangler’s known as the company whose employees have donated ...
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On April 28, former Charlotte Mayor Harvey Gantt stood behind a podium at the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, addressing the crowd that had gathered for the press conference. The focus of the event was the 2012 Democratic National Convention, ...Read More »
Hi Way Paving is headquartered in Hilliard, Ohio, about 440 miles from Charlotte. Still, the company holds contracts for two of the largest ongoing projects awarded by the city of Charlotte. The two, totaling about $80 million, are for runway ...
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