Monthly Archives: March 2012

Resilient Communities: Innovation for Change | April 5th – Register Today!

Presented by ULI Charlotte, UNC-Charlotte Master of Urban Design Program, and the Master of Science in Real Estate Program April 5, 2012 | 7:30 am – 11:30 am | UNC-Charlotte Center City Building The 2012 Spring Urban Design Symposium will examine issues of urban resilience – the capacity for communities to manage change and improve their quality of life while using fewer resources and creating less waste and pollution. Keynote Speakers Mitchell Silver, Planning Director, Raleigh, NC and President of the American Planning Association Tom Murphy, Senior Resident Fellow, ULI/Klingbeil Family … Read More

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CCOG Regional Awards of Excellence Nominations

Centralina Council of Governments (CCOG) works with member governments to help grow our region’s economy and jobs, control the cost of government and improve quality of life. CCOG celebrates the region’s outstanding achievements towards these goals through the Annual Region of Excellence Awards.  To recognize your jurisdiction’s successes and commitment to excellence, Centralina invites your participation in this year’s awards. We are asking our member jurisdictions to nominate an innovative project, program or plan that  has been implemented that contributes to significant and positive advancements in the regional community.  We will … Read More

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Join us at the ULI Spring Meeting, May 8-10, Charlotte, North Carolina

The 2012 ULI Spring Meeting is a global event bringing together top leaders from all sectors of real estate, May 8-10 in Charlotte, NC. Experts and seasoned practitioners will address topics including: – Capital Markets – Best Practices and Innovation in Commercial and Residential Development – Public-Private Partnerships – Economic and Industry Trends – Energy Use See the complete program | See who is attending | Registration Fees Register by April 6th to receive the early bird discount!

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1,623 Properties & 31M SQ Meters of Commercial Space Measured for Greenhouse Gas Emissions

ULI joins forces with the Greenprint Foundation to create ULI Greenprint Center for Building Performance.  The Greenprint Foundation Volume 2, 2010 of the Greenprint Performance ReportTM, marks the first report in which Greenprint Foundation members can measure their relative progress in reducing greenhouse gas emissions over time.  Volume 2 expands on our mission of providing a clear and consistent standard of greenhouse gas emission measurement and performance for the real estate industry which, along with its scope and size, make it not only one of the largest but one of … Read More

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UNC Charlotte Student Teams Participate in the Gerald Hines Urban Design Competition

Working in cooperation with UNC Charlotte Masters of Urban Design and the Center for Real Estate, students form teams, guided by faculty and mentored by ULI members.  Congratulations to the UNC Charlotte teams, placing in the top 50 of 139 teams nationwide.  A special thank you to the UNCC faculty Deb Ryan and Dustin Read, and to the ULI Member mentors that assisted the students in the classroom, including Charles Teal, Jim Williams, Henry Lomax, Charlie Rulick, Tom Wright, and Emma Littlejohn, as well as assistance from several others from … Read More

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