Andrew Dunn
Senior News Contributor at Charlotte Agenda

Opportunity zones are creating opportunity — for Charlotte’s rich

Hundreds of millions of dollars are pouring into poor areas of Charlotte as rich investors look to take advantage of the new tax code. The money is being...

OP-ED: N.C. cities want to be tech hubs — but punish innovative companies

Charlotte and other North Carolina cities desperately want the jobs and prestige that come with landing an investment from tech companies like Amazon and...

After $38 million, Charlotte says promised Cross Charlotte Trail isn’t possible

For half a decade, Charlotte leaders have promised us a massive urban greenway. The Cross Charlotte Trail, as it’s called, would snake through the heart...

Homeowners may see valuation increases of 40% when they check their mailbox this month

Charlotte’s blistering housing market brings with it both good news and bad news. The good: Homes are rapidly appreciating in value, helping homeowners...

15 bold predictions for Charlotte in 2019

‘Tis the season for New Year’s predictions. Here are 15 bold ones for Charlotte in 2019. Taxes rise by 25 percent. Mecklenburg County is finalizing...

Chick-fil-A to tear down and rebuild its Woodlawn location to alleviate the daily traffic nightmare

Chick-fil-A plans to tear down its Park and Woodlawn location and rebuild without indoor seating, according to a rezoning petition. The proposal just passed...

Charlotte apartment sizes are shrinking — but there’s a long way to go

Cramped, urban apartments are a hallmark of big city life. Charlotte’s rental offerings don’t quite yet fit the bill — but they’re getting...

Zillow now buying homes in Charlotte

Zillow is now buying homes in Charlotte, the company announced Wednesday. The real estate web giant has expanded its “Zillow Offers” program into...

How the proposed high-speed train to Atlanta would transform Charlotte

A billionaire is bringing high-speed rail from Charlotte to Atlanta a step closer to reality. For at least two decades, urban planners in the Southeast have...

This company offers co-living in neighborhoods like Cotswold and SouthPark

A growing real estate company offers frat-style housing — and community — for Charlotte newcomers in over a dozen houses across Charlotte. It’s easy...

Duke Energy to add to Charlotte skyline while dramatically reshaping Uptown office space

Duke Energy announced Friday that it would build a new 39-story tower on South Tryon, while at the same time putting several other Uptown buildings on the...

9 Charlotte newsmakers to watch in 2019

The past year offered no shortage of headlines. Charlotte’s government and business leaders spent hours discussing affordable housing, e-scooters took...