Jason Thomas
Development expert since 2015.

North Italia, a handmade pasta and pizza restaurant, coming in South End’s RailYard

North Italia, a popular Italian restaurant with about 20 locations across the United States, will open in South End’s RailYard development. The handmade...

10,600-square-foot brewery with Nordic flair coming to Wesley Heights

Traust Brewing Company, a new brewery aiming to reflect Nordic societies still seen throughout contemporary Scandinavia, will open this fall in Wesley Heights....

Outdoor brewery with 5,000-square-foot beer garden and concert pavilion coming to Uptown

D9 Brewing Company, an award-winning brewery in Lake Norman, will open an outdoor brewery with a beer garden and concert pavilion in Uptown this summer....

South End’s Atherton development targeting mid-August completion ā€” view list of restaurants and shops that’ll open

Atherton, a cool mixed-use development in the heart of South End, is wrapping up construction. Here’s what to expect, including a full list of tenants....

View Renderings: Details on Link & Pin, a new concept from Rob Duckworth coming to South End

Rob Duckworth, the mind behind Duckworth’s and The Cellar, will open a new concept named Link & Pin in South End this fall. “Iā€™d describe...

View renderings: Details emerge on Apex SouthPark development with 355 apartments, 175-room Hyatt Centric hotel and new SouthPark Church

Apex SouthPark, one of SouthPark’s most ambitious mixed-use projects, is now underway. SouthPark United Methodist Church, known to many as the “Ski...

New 60,000-square-foot development named Three30Five coming to Tremont in South End

The big grass field on the corner of Tremont and Tryon will soon become a three-building development named Three30Five. The 60,000 square feet of retail and...

View renderings: Grand Bohemian Hotel plans to open in early 2020 with rooftop bar on the 16th floor

Grand Bohemian Hotel Charlotte, located at the corner of Church & Trade in Uptown, just topped out and plans to open in early 2020. The 254-room hotel,...

View Rendering: 40-story tower going into Uptown across from Duke Energy Building

Childress Klein and Duke Energy are moving forward with the newest tower set to grace the Charlotte skyline. Named “Charlotte Metro Tower,” this...

View renderings: Details emerge on Protagonist Clubhouse, the new nano-brewery coming to NoDa

Protagonist Clubhouse, Charlotte’s newest brewery, will open its doors later this spring at the intersection of 35th and Davidson in the heart of NoDa....

Exclusive: 13-story apartment tower named “Hawk” coming to South End next door to the Design Center

A 13-story, 71 unit apartment tower named “Hawk” is coming to South End right next door to Superica, Barcelona Wine Bar, Hawkers and Jeni’s...

Finally, plans take shape for former Jackalope Jack’s land in Elizabeth

Crescent Communities, the development company behind huge projects like Whole Foods Uptown and Ally Charlotte Center, has filed a rezoning request for the 1.7...