Tag Archives: Market Opportunity Research Enterprises

Town houses are back in town (access required)

Veteran urban-infill
developer Wendy Field
took a post-recession gamble
when she developed
the Cottages on Euclid in
2011. The project was sold
out when construction
concluded last year.

CHARLOTTE –Call Wendy Field one of the post-recessionary urban pioneers, a bellwether for what expert observers say is a slowly re-emerging trend in Charlotte multifamily development: Small for-sale town house projects – and even a few condo efforts – in ...

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Raising roofs: Home construction permit activity stays strong in first quarter (access required)

Mecklenburg Times Graphic

Building permits issued during the first quarter for single-family home construction in the Charlotte market rose by 11 percent over the same period last year, according to figures recently released by the U.S. Census Bureau. That, according to a Charlotte ...

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A steep ascent: Residential permits climbing back from recessionary low (access required)

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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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