development

Project update: Developer plans an overhaul of a site in the heart of Plaza Midwood

It’s been almost five months since a local developer bought up one of the most prominent properties in Plaza Midwood. Crosland Southeast, the firm...

Charlotte Pipe & Foundry is officially relocating, freeing up an Uptown site big enough for an NFL stadium

Charlotte Pipe & Foundry, a century-old manufacturer, confirmed Tuesday that it is relocating from its longtime home Uptown. The move frees up an...

Vegas-style casino planned for Kings Mountain, just 35 miles from Charlotte

Just before coronavirus began dominating the news cycle last month, the U.S. Department of the Interior approved a proposal from the Catawba Indian Nation to...

The family behind The Franklin Hotel in Chapel Hill is planning a hotel in Plaza Midwood

The family-run development group that built the Franklin Hotel in Chapel Hill plans to create an independent hotel in Plaza Midwood. It will be on the...

One of Plaza Midwood’s most prominent properties has been sold for nearly $50 million

Crosland Southeast, the Charlotte developer behind the transformation of the Eastland Mall site, and the investment manager Nuveen Real Estate have purchased...

Eastland is one step closer to turning into a major sports and entertainment district

The old Eastland Mall site is one step closer to transforming into a huge mixed-use development anchored by a Major League Soccer team. On Wednesday morning,...

Brookhill: How one of Charlotte’s most complicated and misunderstood developments could end up a success story

She was later than usual getting home from work, so she figured she’d just make a sandwich for dinner. Something easy, after an 11-hour shift at the...

How Eastland evolved from Charlotte’s coolest mall to the future home of the city’s third major-league pro sports team

When Eastland Mall opened in the summer of 1975, it was the fanciest shopping center in the region. Thirty-five years later, in 2010, the mall closed and the...

Longtime family-run Herrin Ice begins a new chapter as its NoDa property will be turned into apartments

If you’ve driven through NoDa, you’ve likely passed Herrin Brothers Ice, one of Charlotte’s oldest family-run businesses. The company is...

The 5 biggest developments to open in Charlotte in the last year, including Bank of America Tower and the RailYard

I graduated from high school in Charlotte in 2006, moved away, then came back here in 2015. In the grand scheme, five years isn’t that long. But...

12 photos inside the new Holiday Inn Express, now open in South End

South End’s first hotel, a 123-room Holiday Inn Express, is now open. The hotel’s exact location is 1617 S. Tryon St., an easy walk to popular...

Seven-story boutique hotel with a rooftop bar will be part of a new mixed-use development in Midtown

Pappas Properties will break ground about a year from now on a seven-story Hilton Hotel in Midtown. The development, which will include a mixed-use building...