Charlotte House Hunter Blog

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Real Estate Broker/Owner - Jonathan and Associates, Inc
A look on what's happening in and around Charlotte North Carolina, the hottest city in the South East. Reading and commenting on my blog has been known to cause hair to grow back, relationships to get mended, to increase your pay, and make you more attractive to the opposite sex.

ARCHIVED BLOG POSTS

2007 

This past week, the entire NFL and Washington Redskins community suffered a the tragic loss of a great football player, father, and an incredible guy in Sean Taylor.  The reports that have come out today is that the Miami-Dade police have detained three people in his slaying who were seeking to r...
11/30/2007
The popularity of the Carolinas has been explosive for years and Charlotte has remained a popular destination for folks from the Northeast, the Midwest, Florida and California.  While most states experience a population growth due to a job relocation, Charlotte has many folks that are choosing to...
11/29/2007
Tankless water heaters have been around for years in Europe and are now starting to gain a foothold here in America.  The concept behind them is simple.  Instead of storing and heating water continuously, it only heats the hot water when called upon.  When you turn on the hot water, the tankless ...
11/28/2007
This past weekend, Charlotte's light rail opened to its first riders and it was a huge success.  Riders could take the light rail, called the Lynx, nine miles to uptown from I-kinda-485 and South Blvd.  The response was overwhelming.  Riders waited upto an hour to their free ride on the new train...
11/28/2007
Shaw Power group announced today that it will add 556 new jobs for engineers and designers in the Charlotte area, at an average salary of $81,000.  The Shaw group, which has almost a thousand employees here in Charlotte, specializes in power plan construction and development.  The state will kick...
11/28/2007
I can recall a few years back when I was selling real estate in Maryland that I was showing a townhome to a young couple near Fort Meade.  As we were walking around the house, there were a lot of pictures of these two women together.  We didn't think anything of it, other than the fact there were...
11/28/2007
Today at 2pm, city of Concord leaders and represenatives from SMI will announce the incentives package that they gave to Bruton Smith and his track to stay.  As a NASCAR fan, I'm pleased that the track will remain close, however I wouldn't be too happy if I were a Concord or Cabarrus County prope...
11/26/2007
While the talk around the nation has been decidedly bad regarding home prices, the Charlotte area, which includes Charlotte, Gastonia, and Concord just posted the largest increase median value increase in the south.  The median house price rose to $220,000, up 11% for single family homes in the t...
11/25/2007
While the talk around the nation has been decidedly bad regarding home prices, the Charlotte area, which includes Charlotte, Gastonia, and Concord just posted the largest increase median value increase in the south.  The median house price rose to $220,000, up 11% for single family homes in the t...
11/25/2007
While the talk around the nation has been decidedly bad regarding home prices, the Charlotte area, which includes Charlotte, Gastonia, and Concord just posted the largest increase median value increase in the south.  The median house price rose to $220,000, up 11% for single family homes in the t...
11/25/2007