Monthly Archives: December 2012

Greenprint Performance: How does your building compare?

New Report from the ULI Greenprint Center:   With the growing trend for green buildings, the real estate industry needs to be aware of how their buildings compare to others in the area. The ULI Greenprint Center created the Greenprint Performance Report™.  According to the website, this Report looks at “energy consumption, greenhouse gas emissions, and water usage based on the ULI Greenprint Center’s members’ global property portfolios.” With 2,703 property submissions, representing 700 million square feet in 46 countries around the world, this report provides a wealth of knowledge. To … Read More

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Shifting Suburbs Report released by the Infrastructure Initiative

The Urban Land Institute recently completed a new report, entitled Shifting Suburbs: Reinventing Infrastructure for Compact Development. The report discusses trends of suburbs, and their need to redesign and redevelop in order to focus on the demographic of this growing population.  It provides a number of opportunities for redeveloping, and advises the following: Build partnerships Take a comprehensive approach Use place management Emphasize public space Implement proactive planning Foster stakeholder engagement Obtain multiple funding sources Ride the demographic wave For a copy of the full report, please click here to download. For … Read More

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A Holiday Message From ULI CEO Patrick L. Phillips

ULI Charlotte and ULI hope that each of you have been enjoying the Holiday Season.  Below is a Holiday Message from ULI CEO Patrick L. Phillips.  The original message can be found by clicking here. ULI CEO Patrick L. Phillips delivered the following holiday message to members. Greetings, With the holiday season in full swing and 2012 coming to a close, I want to thank you for your continued support of the Urban Land Institute. Your involvement and investment in ULI has helped it grow into a world-class organization, and … Read More

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In Memorial: Henry Faison

It is with sadness that we announce the loss of  Henry Faison.  Mr. Faison passed away on Friday.  His friendship will be sorely missed by many and we are grateful for the time he spent as a ULI trustee and on the ULI Charlotte governance committee.  We ask that you please keep the Faison Family in your thoughts. Funeral services will be held on Monday, December 3 at 11 a.m. at Christ Episcopal Church, 1412 Providence Road in Charlotte. Family will receive guests at the church following the service. Below are a … Read More

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