Monthly Archives: September 2012

Upcoming Fall Events

Our ULI Charlotte fall events are confirmed and open for registration. Please follow the links below to access registration forms. If you have any questions, please contact the ULI Charlotte offices at 704-940-7388 or CoffeeTalk Series: A Primer in Regional Planning October 2, 2012 7:30am – 9:00am Kimley-Horn & Associates Offices With continued emphasis on cost of service and return on investment, planners need to do more than just tell us what would be best for our communities, they need to prove it. This session, led by Stephen Stansbery of Kimley-Horn & Associates, will … Read More

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Caveat Emptor: The Importance of Land Use Due Diligence and Understanding Non-conformity Issues

By Collin W. Brown, Associate, K&L Gates As the commercial real estate market continues to gain strength, investors and lenders should bear in mind the importance of proper land use due diligence. In a commercial real estate transaction, it often is surprising to see how little attention is paid to a property’s (or portfolio’s) land use entitlement status. In complex transactions, sophisticated parties will retain top-notch real estate counsel to handle the financing and closing. Licensed surveyors, engineers and environmental consultants may be retained to analyze certain issues. But more … Read More

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ULI Charlotte Leadership Profile

ULI Charlotte will be profiling all of our District Council Leadership. Keep checking back to learn more about the members committed to making our organization the best it can be! Name: Tracy Dodson, ULI Charlotte Chair Company: Charlotte Center City Partners, Director of Economic Development Strongest Leadership Quality: I have a lot of confidence in my ability to lead, however it’s important to never get too far out ahead of your team…we can’t do it all alone. Goal yet to be achieved: CEO (balanced with being an exceptional wife and … Read More

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ULI Charlotte Office Closed on September 6th

The Democratic National Convention will take place in Charlotte, NC – where our administrative offices are located – from September 4-6. The ULI Charlotte office will be open and staffed on September 4th and 5th; closed on the 6th. Regular office hours will resume on Friday, September 7th. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause.

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