Category Archives: Industry

Charlotte Holding Additional Meetings this Week on Housing Code Changes

The City of Charlotte is hosting a second pair of community meetings this week to discuss proposed changes to its Minimum Housing Code, which are scheduled to be considered by a City Council committee on July 17th. REBIC and other … Continue reading

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Huntersville Assumed Land Development Review & Permitting July 1

Beginning July 1, the Town of Huntersville is assuming review of all land development review and permitting, bringing in-house a variety of services previously provided by Mecklenburg County. But because the Town failed to request delegated authority for Erosion & … Continue reading

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US Office Sector Steady During First Quarter, Bodes Well for New Construction: JLL

U.S. office market performance in the first quarter of 2019 showed resilience, with roughly 14 million sq. ft. of absorption and dropping vacancy, despite increasingly cautious economic sentiment, reports real estate services firm JLL. Even with the delivery of 6.8 … Continue reading

Posted in Industry, Office, Reports

Six on Six Volleyball Classic is on May 9

Childress Klein and Beacon Partners will host the 12th Annual Six on Six Volleyball Classic on May 9th, 2019. The event will pit teams from the Charlotte commercial real estate industry in a head to head competition that promotes camaraderie … Continue reading

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City Council to Vote Next Monday on TOD Ordinance

The Charlotte City Council will vote next Monday night on the new Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) Ordinance, following a unanimous recommendation of approval today by the Council’s Transportation & Planning Committee. REBIC and their members have been closely engaged in the process of … Continue reading

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Charlotte Housing Policy Conference on April 24

Join UNC Charlotte Childress Klein Center for Real Estate for the Charlotte Housing Policy Summit on Wednesday, April 24 at UNC Charlotte’s Center City Campus. This event will address Charlotte’s housing policy implications based on the analysis discussed in the “State of Housing in Charlotte” report and summit. The … Continue reading

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LUESA Proposes Dramatic Development Fee Hikes for FY 2020

Mecklenburg County LUESA is proposing dramatic increases to its Land Development, Zoning and Floodplain Permitting Fees for FY 2020, as it seeks to end a longstanding practice of supporting Land Development Services with excess stormwater fee revenue. The proposed increases, … Continue reading

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