This week’s Charlotte Business Journal lists the area’s largest commercial real estate developers, ranked two ways. Childress Klein tops the list ranked by local square feet developed over the past five years. The company developed 7.4 million local square feet from 2012 to 2016, including close to 1 million square feet in 2016. In November, LPL Financial (NASDAQ: LPLA) cut the ribbon on its 450,000-square-foot complex in Kingsley in Fort Mill. The buildings, which are owned by SunTrust, were developed by Childress Klein.