Monthly Archives: October 2010

Charlotte’s own Mayor Foxx Named ULI Daniel Rose Fellow

The Urban Land Institute Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership in Land Use has named Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx to serve in a fellowship with the Center.  The Charlotte team consists of, not only Mayor Foxx, but also Debra Campbell, Planning Director for the joint City-County Planning Department, Gene Conti, N.C. Transportation Secretary, and Danny Pleasant, Director of the Department of Transportation for the City of Charlotte. The mission of the ULI Rose Center is to encourage and support excellence in land use decision making. The Center provides public officials … Read More

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UrbanLand Magazine – Highlights of ULI’s 2010 Fall Meeting

 “There Were Many Keys to This Bomb and We Held One”: ULI Chairman Jeremy Newsum on Real Estate’s Missteps, Opportunities for Future According to Jeremy Newsum, the “new normal” for the industry is one that is focused on the operators – the creators and owners of real estate who view their businesses as a long-term investment. The “old abnormal” was real estate being the “puppet of finance,” he said. • For the complete article, click here.

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Real Estate Trends 2011 | November 10 | Register Now!

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) is hosting the Annual Real Estate Trends 2011 which will feature the Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2011 report, a publication of PriceWaterhouseCoopers and the ULI. The report will be released at ULI’s Annual Fall Meeting in Washington, DC. ULI Charlotte has arranged for this national presentation to be made in Charlotte on November 10th at the Bank of America Auditorium – located at 1 Bank of America. In addition to getting the national perspective, you will hear panel discussions with local industry leaders regarding … Read More

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A Message from ULI Trustee and CAG Committee Chair, Stephen Navarro

Stephen Navarro, CRE, CCIM, FRICS, of The Furman Company in Greenville, SC, is very actively involved at the leadership level with the Urban Land Institute (ULI).  Steve is the current Chair of the Community Action Grant Program (CAG) and would like to send a brief, personal message to all District Council members. Every gift to the ULI Annual Fund advances ULI’s mission of funding the Community Action Grants, Urban Plan, ULI Fellows Research and Outreach Initiatives, Real Estate Business Barometer, and more. ULI Charlotte has been a past recipient of a Community Action … Read More

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September 29th Disruptive Demographics Recap & Event Photos

At a meeting in late September, Dr. Jim Johnson shared some startling facts about how these demographics will impact the real estate industry: Pending talent shortage in the US as 86MM (baby boomers) leave workforce and 67MM (born after 1964) replace them (how is that going to impact our business’s workplaces?). Seniors #1 goal is access to world class healthcare (housing near healthcare will be critical). Major Redistributors of Population to NC, 2004-2008 – People coming into NC have higher per capita incomes than those leaving, however, this is not … Read More

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ULI Charlotte Upcoming Events

Nuts & Bolts Series #5 – Bank Workout Tuesday, October 5, 2010 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm K&L Gates (47th Floor Meeting Room) 214 N. Tryon St. Charlotte, NC 28202    Join fellow ULI Charlotte Members to hear from Chris Ferguson, Wells Fargo Credit Management Group, and Margaret Westbrook, K&L Gates Bankruptcy & Insolvency Group, on how banks handle the process of dealing with problem loans. Topics will include: Borrower remedies for default Bank remedies for default Types of defaults Legal options for borrower and bank Including: foreclosure, bankruptcy and … Read More

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