Forsite Development Inc. of Charlotte has bought a former textile in Gastonia and leased it to two new tenants. And Houston Roberts, Forsite vice president of acquisition and development, says acquisition and leasing activity have picked up during the last six months. "Both owners and tenants are starting to make decisions," he says. In its
March 2, 2011 – Charlotte, NC – Most people who work at industrial sites don’t expect to see osprey, deer, green herons, and turkeys while on the job. At ReVenture Park in Charlotte, NC though, they are all just part of a day’s work.
ReVenture Park will transform a dormant textile dye manufacturing plant (667 acres) into an "Eco Industrial Park", specifically focused on attracting Clean Energy projects while promoting environmental stewardship. The project has been recognized as a Wildlife and Industry Together (W.A.I.T.) site by the North Carolina Wildlife Federation for the wildlife stewardship exhibited at their facility.