Commercial Real Estate

Oct 14, 2021

Visioning the future of Spring Lake

A vision for the future of Spring Lake is being created through a new comprehensive land use plan, and a kickoff meeting was held on Thursday, Sept. 30 at the Spring Lake Recreation Center as one of the first steps to updating the plan for the first ...

Oct 14, 2021

Wellons makes a mark on Spring Lake

Billy Wellons President of Wellco Contractors and Principal Officer of WS Wellons RealtyBilly Wellons, president of Wellco Contractors and principal officer of WS Wellons Realty, has served the Spring Lake and greater area for more than five decades, ...

Oct 5, 2021

Got land? Golden LEAF offers millions for industrial-site development

Tobacco fields remain a common sight in Harnett County and other rural areas of North Carolina. The Golden LEAF Foundation hopes jobs and profits lost from the decline of the tobacco industry can reblossom in the form of manufacturing and industrial ...

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Three Traps for North Carolina Businesses

Posted Jul 21, 2021
In owning one’s own business, it can be devilishly easy to make innocent, yet costly mistakes. There are many seemingly minute issues that North Carolina business owners must take into consideration, for which hefty penalties could result if they are entire article
Sep 28, 2021

Long-awaited coworking space opens in downtown Fayetteville

The Hub, a coworking space in downtown Fayetteville, opened on Sept. 7.In the heart of downtown Fayetteville lies a state-of-the-art haven for businesses, old or new, to not only operate but truly thrive. The monotony of the typical, mundane office s ...

Sep 24, 2021

New Fayetteville apartments will add much-needed affordable housing

Trinity Housing Development, a Missouri firm that specializes in affordable housing, is developing The Landing at Beaver Creek, a 72-unit apartment community at 6115 Cliffdale Road in Fayetteville. It's the company's first foray into North ...

Sep 23, 2021

Business gives new life to neglected piece of Fayetteville history

The nation's first Putt-Putt golf course opened on Bragg Boulevard in 1954. The property will soon be home to a new dental practice. Photo courtesy of Sandra BumgarnerGranted, the empty lot at 3218 Bragg Blvd. isn’t much to look at. In fact ...

Sep 22, 2021

Fire-ravaged Dollar General reopens ... and another one is on the way

Dollar General is expected to open 1,035 new stores this year, giving the retailer more than 17,000 locations in 46 states, including 18 stores in the Fayetteville area. Photo courtesy of Dollar GeneralDollar General loves Fayetteville, and ...

Sep 17, 2021

Speakers see the need for a new venue, but where?

Dating to the late 1960s, the Crown Arena often was home to rock and roll royalty, with its crowning achievement an August 1976 three-night stand by the King himself, Elvis Presley.Thousands of questions still need to be addressed, but those who spok ...

Sep 17, 2021

Crown Complex study proposes $77.5 million upgrades for multi-purpose event center

Fayetteville’s event venue, the Crown Complex, is anticipating a possible $77.5 million renovation based on CSL’s independent study recommendation. The Crown Complex opened in 1967 and has served as an entertainment venue to the greater Cumberla ...

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Three Traps for North Carolina Businesses

Adam Hall, CPA - Owner, Adam Hall CPA PA
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The Latest in Security Solutions for SMBs

Luke Wheeler - Vice President, Holmes Security Systems
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FTCC’s High School Connections program expands offerings to younger students

Alicia Banks - Digital Content and Social Media Specialist, Fayetteville Technical Community College

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Work hard, play hard: Fayetteville goes extra mile to attract sporting events

FACVB is constantly on the lookout for interesting sporting events and competitions to bring to the region.  Photo provided by FACVB.In basketball, they call it a “sixth man.” Fayetteville’s Ray Floyd and Charlotte's Davis Love III loved playing

Legacy Pediatrics expands to Spring Lake

Legacy Pediatrics opened its Spring Lake location, pictured with staff on the right, on September 13.Leaving a legacy is a fundamental part of what drives Ana Hodges and what inspired the name of her pediatric clinic. Legacy Pediatrics opened its sec

Capital gains tax: What impact could Biden administration's proposed changes make?

A proposal to increase the capital gains tax has many taxpayers asking how it will affect them.The proposed increase in capital gains tax would raise the tax from 20 percent to the highest of 39.6 percent, affecting the wealthiest taxpayers on gains