Monthly Archives: September 2010

Register for Upcoming Meetings Today!

Upcoming Wednesday, September 15 – YLG Steering Committee Meeting Thursday, September 16 – District Council Webinar on Sustainability Initiatives Wednesday, September 22 – District Council Webinar on Workforce Housing Initiatives   Registration is Now Open September 23 – The Vue – YLG Case Study – Register Now! September 29 – Disruptive Demographics – Register Now! October 1 – Applications Due for TOD MasterMind Series – Register Now! October 5 – Nuts & Bolts #5 – Bank Workout – Register Now! October 12-15 – ULI Fall Meeting (Washington DC) – Register Now! Save … Read More

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Do you want to be more involved in ULI Charlotte?

Here are some things to consider: Join a committee – some to consider are: • Technical Assistance Programs (TAPs) • Member Services (member communication, recruitment, and retention) • Sustainability Initiatives • Affordable Housing Initiatives • Business Development • Programs Some committees meet regularly, while others meet based on special project needs, so involvement in committees can be by project or by yearlong service and engagement. Other ways to be involved: • Post comments on the ULI Charlotte Blog • Attend upcoming events • Provide summary notes of an event • … Read More

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Upcoming Events

This week at ULI Charlotte: • September 8 & 9 – UrbanPlan refresher training (8am-1pm) • September 9 – TAP Committee Meeting (12pm-1pm)  Register Now for: • September 23rd Program – The Vue Case Study   Click here for more information. • October 12-15 (Washington, DC) – ULI Fall Meeting and Urban Land Expo   Click here for more information. Save the Dates (details and registration will be available soon): • September 29th – Disruptive Demographics Symposium • October 1st – Application Deadline – MasterMind Series – Transit Oriented     Development … Read More

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The VUE Case Study on September 23

September 23, 20105:30pm – 7:30pmThe Vue410 W. 5th StreetCharlotte, NC Join ULI Charlotte for a behind-the-scenes tour of the largest new-construction, residential development in Charlotte. Owner Dan McLean will lead an in-depth presentation on the complicated development process for The VUE.  Dan will narrate the full development cycle including his decision to pursue this project in Charlotte, experience in navigating challenging capital markets, and hurdles faced throughout the construction period.  Emma Littlejohn of the Littlejohn Group will provide commentary on the regional residential market, the accomplishment of completing a project … Read More

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ULI CEO Patrick Phillips on Post Katrina New Orleans

The five-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina brings new analyses and commentaries gauging the progress made by New Orleans to get back on its feet. Whether measured in terms of new bars or refurbished schools, the consensus is that, on the whole, this city – 80 percent of it submerged for days following the August 29, 2005 storm – is on the rebound. (Full story) ULI’s very own Patrick Phillips, CEO, was interviewed by both Fox News and CNN about the progress that has been made, the challenges New Orleans faces and how to … Read More

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