To impose a mechanic’s lien against a property owner, contractors soon will have a new series of hoops to jump through before they start building projects costing $30,000 or more.
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You’re either fer it, or you’re agin it, as they say in the mountains of western North Carolina, and that’s true of possible legislation that REBIC will either back or oppose this year on the other end of the state in Raleigh, where the state legislature is in session.
Tagged with: building codes Charlotte Regional Realtor Association Eric Locher Jack Simoneau Joe Padilla North Carolina General Assembly North Carolina Home Builders Association Pat McCrory REBIC Tamara Lynch town of huntersvilleRead More »
In June, a new state law went into effect to stop unlicensed contractors from skirting the system. The goal is to crack down on contractors who solicit a property owner to apply for a permit for work they will do ...Read More »
There is precedent in North Carolina for homebuilders associations to combine into a larger group or secede from another. In February 2007, the Brunswick County Homebuilders Association was formed following a merger between the Homebuilders Association of Brunswick County, which ...Read More »
In the Charlotte metro area, there are nine homebuilders associations. Many of them are suffering from lower membership numbers, a side effect of the housing market’s troubles. For some HBAs, memberships are down by more than 50 percent, which means ...
Tagged with: Home Builders Association of Charlotte Lake Norman Home Builders Association Mark Baldwin Mike Carpenter National Association of Home Builders North Carolina Home Builders Association Ryland HomesRead More »
The future of a controversial fee the construction industry is charged to build housing in Cabarrus County will be in the hands of the state Supreme Court next week. On Monday, the court will hear arguments in the case involving ...Read More »