Charlotte-based doormaker to build new headquarters in Ayrsley

As it expands its presence locally, Charlotte-based Jeld-Wen said Thursday it will relocate its corporate headquarters to a new building in the Ayrsley area of southwest Charlotte. 

The window and door maker has signed a long-term lease for One Silver Crescent, a 120,000 square-foot building that will break ground later this month near the newly constructed Embassy Suites in Ayrsley, Jeld-Wen said in a statement. The company will occupy the whole building, and management expects to initially have about 200 employees there.

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Ayrsley has gotten cool — and it’s becoming Steele Creek’s new downtown

Ayrsley has been in development for about a decade — but there’s a ton changing there right now.

This little pocket is right where South Tryon meets I-485 and it’s transforming from a sleepy suburban commercial center into something a lot more active: Steele Creek’s downtown.

A year ago, there was a fish store, salon and dirt in the heart of Ayrsley. Now it’s becoming — dare I say it? — downright cool.

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