Monthly Archives: April 2017

Members-Only Webinar: Small-Scale Development: Two Case Studies

Members-Only Webinar: Small-Scale Development: Two Case Studies Wednesday, May 10, at 1:00 p.m. EDT As real estate development continues to offer opportunities for entrepreneurs, the small-scale developer must continue to develop expertise and to progress with industry trends. This webinar will look at two projects that successfully exemplify innovative small-scale development. Speakers:  Payton Chung, Director, Case Studies and Publications, Urban Land Institute, Washington, D.C. (moderator) Liz Dunn, Principal, Dunn + Hobbes, Seattle Lorenzo G. Perez, Co-founder, Venue Projects: Venue Builders, Phoenix REGISTER ULI Case Studies showcase innovative approaches and best practices in real estate … Read More

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Bringing it Home: ULI Spring Meeting Rewind

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Highlights from the 2017 ULI Spring Meeting in Seattle – lessons learned from industry leaders and beyond; and real results from real projects. The Spring Meeting Rewind breakfast will feature discussions with ULI members who will have attended the ULI Spring Meeting May 2-4 in Seattle, WA. Moderator:  Bird Anderson, Wells Fargo Panelist:  Tyler Niess, Crescent Communities (others to be confirmed) Table Leaders:  Rachel Russell, Milhaus | John Amols, Magnolia Development Company | Y.E. Smith, Little | Jeff Cernuto, Princeton Communities LLC In order to share more information and engage in … Read More

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ULI Carolinas | Carolinas’ Meeting Recap

From ULI: – Attendees can apply for AIA or AICP credit by submitting this form. Transforming Through Innovation & Community With nearly 600 attendees from across the Carolinas, the 2017 Carolinas’ Meeting was a well-attended, content-rich event full of dynamic speakers, engaging programs, and ample networking opportunities. Without question, the region is transforming through innovation and community. Driven by economic and population growth, fueled by major private and public investments and shaped by visionary leadership— the Fourth Annual Carolinas’ Meeting highlighted the many ways we are entering a new era of innovation in the Carolinas. … Read More

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ULI Charlotte Releases Recommendations for Tom Hunter Station

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ULI Charlotte Releases Recommendations for Tom Hunter Station In October, 2016, ULI Charlotte was engaged by University City Partners, with funding by the Knight Foundation, to study the economic viability and possible land uses for a study area that includes a ¼ mile radius around the Tom Hunter Light Rail Station on the Lynx Blue Line Extension, with special emphasis on the 18-acre Parks Chevrolet site.  After studying the area, the panel issued the following recommendations: Transform perceptions and reclaim neighborhood reputation Create a Town Center at the Parks Chevrolet … Read More

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City at 34% of Three-Year Affordable Housing Goal

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The City of Charlotte recently released the ULI Terwilliger Center Recommendations to the City of Charlotte click here. The report received coverage in the Charlotte Business Journal on April 4, 2017 – click here. The City has hired Enterprise do provide a deeper analysis of needs and solutions and there are active conversations happening about allocating additional public funds and creating a public-private financing vehicle. A special thanks goes to the panel of ULI members that helped shape these recommendations, Adam Ducker, managing director and director of urban real estate, RCLCO; … Read More

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