Jason Thomas
Development expert since 2015.

Go Inside: The Dunavant, a new $25 steak and bottomless fries concept, opens in South End

The Dunavant, a new $25 steak and bottomless fries concept, is now open down the street from Sycamore Brewing in South End. The exact address is 2322 Dunavant...

View Renderings: 15-acre development with hotel, apartments, office, and restaurants going into LoSo near OMB

A 15-acre mixed-use development named LoSo Station will bring a boutique hotel, office space, apartments, shops and restaurants to the area surrounding...

Massive, two-story Restoration Hardware planned for space formerly occupied by Dean & Deluca at Phillips Place

According to plans approved by the city, the building and parking lot formerly occupied by Dean & Deluca at Phillips Place will be demolished to make way...

Gyu-Kaku, a Japanese BBQ restaurant chain, is coming to Uptown

Gyu-Kaku, a Japanese BBQ restaurant specializing in yakiniku-style tableside grilling, is coming to Charlotte. The chain has 700 restaurants worldwide,...

View renderings: Wooden Robot’s NoDa location will have a rooftop bar when it opens this spring

Wooden Robot, the well-respected South End brewery, will soon open an additional location in NoDa. This new location will be named “The 36th Chamber by...

The Pavilion at South End sells for $7.3 million — new owners creating potential space for Dilworth’s first walkable brewery

The Pavilion, better known to many as the home of Owen’s Bagels, has sold for $7.3 million to Abacus Capital and Big Cypress Capital. Abacus and Big...

Details emerge on N.C. Red, Bruce Moffett’s highly anticipated restaurant opening in the old Penguin Drive-In

Bruce Moffett — the guy behind Good Food, Barrington’s and Stagioni — will open his fourth restaurant named N.C. Red in Plaza Midwood. The restaurant...

Major redevelopment planned for The Colony in SouthPark

The Colony — the apartments bounded by Colony, Sharon, Roxborough and Southwick Roads — is becoming a relic in a rapidly developing SouthPark...

New 5-star hotel coming to Uptown — View renderings of Charlotte’s JW Marriott

JW Marriott is one of Marriott’s premiere flags. It’s right up there with the Ritz and St. Regis, and now Charlotte is getting one its own....

Portman Holdings buys Shook Kelley building next to Sycamore for $12.7M

Portman Holdings recently purchased the Shook Kelley building, a 2.2-acre site next to Sycamore Brewing in South End, for $12.7 million. Portman doesn’t have...

Renovations planned for BB&T Center and Overstreet Mall

Uptown has seen a major wave up renovations to its older office buildings recently, and BB&T Center is next on deck. Bank of America Plaza, 400 S. Tryon,...

Massive 8-story mixed-use development coming to the corner of S. Tryon and West Boulevard

Common Square, an 8-story mixed-use development from Beacon Partners, is coming to the corner of S. Tryon Street and West Boulevard. The site is bounded by...