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2014 BOB Awards: Voters' ChoiceEach year, Charlotte magazine develops two sets of winners for our Best of the Best issue. One list is chosen by our editors and writers. The other is chosen by you, our readers, in online polling conducted during the course of about six weeks in January, February, and March. This year, you submitted more than 56,000 votes in our BOB Awards Voters’ Choice survey! Here is who you chose as the best of the best in Charlotte in Shopping, Home, Family, Services, Dining, Nightlife, Blogs, Media, and Arts.
Charlotte-based General Contractor Morphs Into Family of CompaniesTrent Haston calls it “polishing the diamond.” It’s a phrase the 35-year-old company president and CEO picked up from a book by billionaire business magnate Warren Buffett. And it’s the perfect metaphor for what he’s done for the Andrew Roby name.
Polishing diamond helps small biz growTrent Haston calls it "polishing the diamond". It's a phrase the 35-year-old company president and CEO picked up from a book by billionaire business magnate Warren Buffett. And it's the perfect metaphor for what he's done for the Andrew Roby name.
Home Builders Association of Charlotte Names Remodeling WinnersThe Home Builders Association of Charlotte recently named its 25th annual Excellence in Remodeling winners. Association president Bill Saint, President/CEO of Classica Homes, presented the awards at an April 11 banquet. Judges for the competition were Denis Hall, Hall Architects; Allen Norwood, Charlotte Observer columnist; Kevin Pfahl, Pfahl Architects; Jim Phelps, Jim Phelps Collection; and Jason Tanenbaum, Grainda Builders. Entries were judged on design, function, craftsmanship, difficulty, and solutions.
Remodeling benefits from housing recoveryRemodeling activity is going strong as the housing market continues its recovery and is expected to continue to accelerate until the fall, when the pace will likely slow, according to a new study issued by the Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard University. The study found that homeowner spending on improvements reached $140.5 billion for ...
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