Population http://wfae.org en Charlotte In 2053: Long Island, New York? http://wfae.org/post/charlotte-2053-long-island-new-york <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">What will Charlotte look like in 40 years? A couple of pages found tucked in the middle of a routine City Council report reveal some interesting things about the city’s future.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Staff prepared the report to answer questions from City Council transportation committee members about employment and population in the Charlotte area.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Here are the highlights:</span></p> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 14:44:38 +0000 Ben Bradford 21512 at http://wfae.org Charlotte: A City Of Mortgage-Debtors http://wfae.org/post/charlotte-city-mortgage-debtors <p></p><p>More homeowners in Charlotte have mortgage debt than in most other major metro areas around the country.&nbsp; Are we just prone to big spending, or is something else at play in the housing market here? &nbsp;</p><p></p><p>Almost 21 million Americans – nearly a third of the nation's homeowners – own their homes <em>outright.</em></p> Fri, 11 Jan 2013 21:08:25 +0000 Julie Rose 19295 at http://wfae.org Charlotte: A City Of Mortgage-Debtors