SOUTH END – Despite the developer’s website saying construction started this time last year, demolition crews have just begun tearing down the Simpson’s Lighting building, at Carson Street and South Boulevard in South End. Once the old brick-and-mortar building is ...Read More »
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Call it what you want, but South End, which was largely carved out of an industrial, railroad-crossed section of westernmost Dilworth in the 1990s, when people thought developer Tony Pressley might be a little nutty, is now rapidly spreading far beyond the traditional boundaries of its historic district.
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With the purchase of the Southborough building on South Boulevard, Charlotte-based Beacon Partners, a commercial real estate firm, has increased its presence in the Midtown office submarket to more than 200,000 square feet.Read More »
In 2001, the city made a policy suggesting that of all apartment units within a half mile – walking distance – of public transit stations, 20 percent should be subsidized and available to those making no more than 60 percent of the area median income. But in the years since the light rail began stopping at the four main stations in South End – Bland Street, Carson Street, East/West and New Bern – developers haven’t lived up to the city’s hope.Read More »
CHARLOTTE – Publix, the Lakeland, Fla.-based grocery giant, said Thursday that it has signed a lease for a nearly 55,000-square-foot South End supermarket slated to open in late 2014. Maria Brous, spokeswoman for Publix, said that the start date for construction ...Read More »
Richard Longo has been waiting more than four years to see his company’s $18 million apartment project spring up out of South End. Longo, president of Huntersville-based Boykin Management Co., said the troubles that held up the apartment project known as 330 West Tremont are now far in the past.Read More »