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Rendering of Mayes Meadow. (Bayard Development)

Mayes Meadow: A decision could come May 17

May 4. By Dave Vieser. The last time the Cornelius Town Board conducted a public hearing on the Mayes Meadow project, which consists of 160 homes to be built on vacant farmland, it was followed by negative comments as well as a recommendation for denial by the Planning Board. Last night the project was up […]

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Cornelius, meet Caroline. Caroline, meet Cornelius. Hearing is Monday

April 16. By Dave Vieser. The first public hearing on Caroline, a 17-acre mixed-use project proposed near Antiquity, is scheduled for Monday evening. Proffit Dixon, a Charlotte based developer, hopes to build on vacant property next to Greenway Gartens, the mixed-use project planned by Olde Mecklenburg Brewery at the northern end of Zion Avenue near […]

OMB rendering: Brewery, beer garden and residences

OMB hearing delayed

April 15. By Dave Vieser. A public hearing before the Cornelius Planning Board concerning a major mixed-use project on the north end of Zion Avenue known as Greenway Gartens has been delayed to May 10 at the earliest according to town officials. “The applicant requested that we move the project from the April 12 meeting […]

Michigan-based mortgage lender will open office Cornelius

March 24. Ross Mortgage Corp. will open a full-service mortgage loan operation with three employees at 9606 Bailey Road. Michael Fischer will serve as branch manager. Local loan officers include Arielle Best and Rosalie Petrone, as well loan officer assistant Nathan Ramsay. Ross, headquartered in Troy, Mich., operates in Wisconsin, Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Florida, Georgia, […]


Forum provides many perspectives on work force housing crisis

Graphic: National Apartment Association March 11. Affordable housing, also known as workforce housing, is the subject of an online forum on March 30 called “Our Housing Future: Needs, Goals & Solutions.” It’s sponsored by the Davidson College Deliberative Citizenship Initiative and Center for Civic Engagement, and the North Mecklenburg Economic Mobility Collaborative (NEMC). Property values […]

Cameryn Elise is the name of the proposed apartment project on West Catawba

Planning staff recommends ‘no’ vote on W. Catawba apartment complex

March 8. By Dave Vieser. The Town of Cornelius Planning staff is recommending that the Planning Board turn down the Junker Property mixed-use project proposed by developer Jake Palillo. A staff report prepared for the Planning Board meeting tonight said the density in the proposal “far exceeds” the 2014 Land Use Plan recommendations. It’s also […]


Red dirt alert: 57 townhomes coming to W. Catawba

Dec. 8. By Dave Vieser. Traffic is frequently congested on West Catawba west of Nantz Road and widening is years away. However, that won’t stop Demeter Properties of Cornelius from building 57 new townhomes on the big bend across from Elevation Church. Alert passersby may have already noticed that the 9.5 acres of wooded  property […]

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Public hearing Dec. 7 on Palillo project on W. Catawba

Dec. 2. By Dave Vieser. A proposal to build 252-unit apartment project along with commercial buildings near the intersection of West Catawba Avenue and Junker Drive—around where White House Gardens is now—will be the subject of a public hearing on Monday Dec. 7 at 6 pm. The same proposal generated strong opposition from local residents […]

18318 Town Harbour Rd., Cornelius | $1,790,000

Home and property sales in Cornelius: October

These recent property transactions  in Cornelius were recorded by the Mecklenburg County Register of Deeds. 9/15/20 $430,000 David & Sarah Preston to Courtney & Casey Guerin, 18009 Northport Dr.    9/16/20 $378,000 Donna Harp to Diane Catania, 18517 Harborside Dr.    9/16/20 $1,316,500 Debra & Thomas Church to Krewson Kove LLC, 19709 Stough Farm Rd.    […]

This is the helipad at a $6.8 million residential listing on Lake Norman/JamesEdition photo

Up, up and a way to get there fast

Nov. 6. By Dave Yochum. Private helipads are emerging as a hot new amenity among luxury homeowners across the country. With a growing number of multimillion dollar homes in Cornelius, helicopters are helping lakeside homeowners avoid traffic congestion—and enjoy the high life. Luxury Realtor Sandy Reynolds says there are three helipads off Belle Isle Drive […]