Monthly Archives: August 2017

Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City

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Pulitzer Prize-winning author Matthew Desmond discusses his best selling book, Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City, in this free public presentation. RESERVE YOUR TICKET: Don’t miss your opportunity to hear Matthew Desmond, author of Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City in Charlotte. He will appear at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 27 at McGlohon Theatre at Spirit Square.  The event is free and open to the public but registration is required. Matthew Desmond’s appearance in Charlotte is sponsored by the UNC Charlotte Urban Institute, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Foundation For The … Read More

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2018 Carolinas’ Meeting | Send your session ideas today

Submit your ideas! Do you have a BIG idea for a session at the 2018  Carolinas’ Meeting? Share your suggestions for sessions and speakers you would like to see – or vote on your favorites. This is your chance to influence the content of the Carolinas’ premier real estate industry gathering. It’s easy to submit your proposal: 1. Submit your BIG idea here!2. Use the topics of leadership, trends in real estate, and development deals to brainstorm your ideas. All sessions should strive to incorporate concepts of best practices in … Read More

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YLG Mobile Workshop: 933 Louise Avenue

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ULI Young Leaders are invited to tour and discuss 933 Louise Avenue. A former Kellogg’s plant, the 60,000 SF property is located in between the Plaza Midwood and Belmont neighborhoods within walking distance of close to 1,000 new apartment units. Local investors purchased the property from Kellogg’s in 2014, leading its transformation into a dynamic, mixed-use project. Tenants now include Advent Coworking, Catawba Brewing Company, Codescape, Lumberjaxe and Oso Skate Park. Young Leaders will have the opportunity to tour the facility, hear from tenants and participate in a discussion with … Read More

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Member Profile: Dave Stewart

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Native Charlottean and ULI member, Dave Stewart, has been vice president of Debt and Equity Placement at Northmarq Capital, LLC for three years. Dave’s favorite part of his job is when customers are satisfied with the deal they’ve made. He believes in the power of collaboration and advises, “always take a lunch or coffee with someone who has the courage to ask.” One of the most interesting land use projects Dave has been part of is a value-add research and biopharmaceutical lab in Durham. Dave says he joined ULI because, … Read More

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