Real Estate

String of South End armed robberies raises concerns

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Following a series of armed robberies in Charlotte’s trendy South End neighborhood, an apartment complex issued a warning letter to residents. Using the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s crime mapping tool, NBC Charlotte found at least five armed robberies in the past week all within one mile of each other. Residents are on alert […]

Week Ahead Weather: Cooler, Cloudy In Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, NC — Keep your umbrella close this week because there’s a chance for rain every day in the Queen City region, sadly, all the way through the Labor Day weekend. The National Weather Service’s prediction comes as eastern North Carolina braces for a tropical storm watch that was issued for the coast of North […]

An insider’s guide to South End: What to eat, drink and do

Historic South End saw America’s first gold rush and Charlotte’s first railroad. The first train moved through Charlotte (and South End) in 1852, followed by cotton mills and the rise of surrounding neighborhoods Dilworth and Wilmore. South End became Charlotte’s first industrial park. While South End declined as mills moved elsewhere, the area was reborn […]

Charlotte North Carolina Housing Is Getting More And More Expensive

The Queen City of Charlotte, North Carolina has been booming in population growth since the 1970s. Mecklenburg County now has over a million residents, and individually accounts for roughly 10 percent of the entire state’s population. For a long time, the county was able to absorb this growth through construction on undeveloped and open lots […]