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Most read online stories of 2015: Architecture, legal battles, personality profiles and project development pique readers’ interest (access required)

Bryan Mermans' "Our Vernacular" was chosen as the best overall design for in The Mecklenburg Times' architectural challenge, "Reframing Charlotte," that asked architects to present their vision of a Charlotte-style house.

The year brought a lot of big news in real estate, construction and development in Charlotte, including the conviction of Mayor Patrick Cannon in a development-related bribery scandal; a continued apartment construction boom; announcements and groundbreakings for the first office ...

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Regenerating Brooklyn

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When Jennifer Underwood looked for inspiration for a modern “Charlotte-style” house, she looked to a neighborhood that no longer exists, cleared away decades ago from Uptown’s southern Second Ward. The Brooklyn neighborhood was the community center for the area’s black ...

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