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Raleigh Real Estate Developer Sentenced for Ponzi Scheme
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by The CE Shop Team

A North Carolina real estate developer was sentenced to 10 years in prison for defrauding investors of more than $1.5 million, according to federal prosecutors.

Knocking for Knobby: Tales of a Mythical Home Search
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by The CE Shop Team

Knobby is a legendary mythical creature that roams the western mountains of North Carolina. Let’s move this native Tar Heel out of the hills and into a home!

The Ponzi Party: A North Carolina Scheme Gets Political
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by The CE Shop Team

Over four years, Carolyn Grant almost pulled off a $14 million real estate Ponzi scheme that preyed on Raleigh’s highest earners and other powerful people.  

The History of North Carolina’s Highway 12
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by The CE Shop Team

Countless North Carolinians drive on NC 12. Here’s the story of how and why a real estate developer convinced North Carolina to build a highway in the sand.

Raleigh’s Rally to Top the Commercial Real Estate Market
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by The CE Shop Team

Raleigh was ranked among the top ten commercial real estate markets in 2021, offering investors affordable land and development projects for the growing city.

The Biltmore: America’s Largest Home
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by The CE Shop Team

To this day, the Biltmore is often regarded as the largest and most opulent privately-owned home in the country. Best of all, it’s right here in Asheville. 

Remote Work Fuels North Carolina’s Beachfront Property Boom
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by The CE Shop Team

North Carolina’s beaches are among the best places to live. Novel remote work policies and low-interest rates mean more folks are making that move a reality.

Rural Water Runs Deep: What North Carolinians Need to Know
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by The CE Shop Team

We don’t often think about where our water comes from, but those looking to live in a rural setting should know a thing or two about wells and septic systems.

North Carolina Rated High As "Place Where Women Succeed”
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by The CE Shop Team

While North Carolina is a great place for anyone to do business, one study suggests that it’s an especially good environment for women in business.

The Uncertain Future of Charlotte's Office Space
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by The CE Shop Team

In a time where many companies are implementing permanent remote work policies, some developers are still making big bets in old-school office space plays.