Monthly Archives: November 2013

Top Charlotte real estate developers bullish on region’s outlook for 2014

Leaders of some of Charlotte’s top commercial real estate firms issued a bullish forecast Wednesday for development in the region, saying the area’s rebounding economy and thawing credit markets have set the stage for more residential, industrial, retail and office projects in 2014. >>Read More

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Charlotte ranks 16th in Urban Land Institute real estate report

The Charlotte market ranks No. 16 on a list of markets to watch in the 2014 Emerging Trends in Real Estate report, released by the Urban Land Institute and PricewaterhouseCoopers. >>Read More

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Sneak peek: check out some of ULI’s members-only content today!

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) is known for its unbiased, cutting-edge content. And, for a limited time, you can have a sneak peek of material reserved exclusively for members. That’s because this fall, Urban Land is available for the first time as an app for tablets and smartphones on either Apple’s iOS operating system or Google’s Android. As a preview, the Urban Land magazine app will offer our September/October issue free of charge to anyone wishing to download it. After November 30, an authentication feature that restricts access to ULI … Read More

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Sampling of ULI Fall Meeting Insights

Don’t despair, if you missed the November ULI Fall Meeting recap session held on November 13, you can read a sampling of what speakers Debra Campbell (Char-Meck Planning Dept.) Tom Webb (Faison) and Ty Niess (Crescent Resources) and moderator Charles Teal (Saussy Burbank) said.  Use the links to explore more data. Debra Campbell engaged attendees in grading Charlotte on the just-released Ten Principles for Building Healthy Places.  Based on her work on the panel that crafted the Ten Principles, Campbell mentioned these local examples: Charlotte’s adoption of  “complete streets” that … Read More

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2014 Carolinas Meeting on January 23-24

ULI Charlotte, Triangle and South Carolina recipients of a ULI Urban Innovation Grant to help support the 2014 Carolinas Meeting on January 23-24, 2014 in Charlotte, NC.  The event will focus on rethinking and reorienting the future of southern communities from car- to people-oriented, addressing themes associated with shifting demographics, inmigration, access to fresh, local food and innovative community design.  To register for the meeting, go to

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