Monthly Archives: August 2014

Last Chance: Apply for a Fall Meeting Scholarship

A free registration to the 2014 Fall Meeting in New York City could be yours! Apply by Aug. 29 to one of ULI’s two scholarship programs: The Wells Fargo ULI Student Scholarship Program awards scholarships to undergraduate students and students obtaining a master’s degree in real estate. Special interest will be placed on those participating or interested in green building practice. The Women’s Leadership Initiative Scholarship supports the professional development of ULI women members. Scholarships will be awarded in recognition of a member’s contributions to ULI and demonstrated commitment to … Read More

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Annual Alphabet Soup Networking Social

  The Comedy Zone at NC Music Factory Wednesday, September 17, 2014. Festivities begin at 5:30pm. Featuring Comedian Julie Scoggins, a Southern funny gal who understands the corporate gig game. $50 Advanced Registration. $70 at the door. Price per person includes food and  2 drink tickets. 5:30-7:00pm Networking, 7:00-9:00pm Private Comedy Show. Register for Alphabet Soup Networking Social Hosted by CREW Charlotte

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Trends In Real Estate

ULI Charlotte will present its annual Trends in Real Estate event on Thursday, November 20. This year, Dean Schwanke will present a synopsis of the 2015 Emerging Trends in Real Estate® report. Read More

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CoffeeTalk – An Insider’s Tour of Stadium Renovations

ULI Charlotte’s August CoffeeTalk provided members with a behind the scenes look at the results of a $65 million renovation that turned the 18-year-old stadium into one of the NFL’s most modern facilities. Dave Wagner, Wagner Murray Architects, and Scott Paul, Director of Stadium Operations for the Carolina Panthers, gave an overview of the project and led a group tour. August CoffeeTalk – First Look at the Stadium Renovations The next CoffeeTalk – HealthCare Trends and Community Development – is scheduled for Thursday, September 4. Click here to read more … Read More

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Scholarships for the ULI Fall Meeting:

Scholarships for the ULI Fall Meeting: The Urban Land Institute is pleased to offer two scholarship opportunities for the 2014 Fall Meeting: the Wells Fargo ULI Student Scholarship Program and the Women’s Leadership Initiative Scholarship.

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Fall Meeting Review

Highlights from the 2014 ULI Fall Meeting in New York  – tours of some of the greatest real estate and cultural projects in NYC; lessons learned from industry leaders and beyond; and real results from real projects. The Fall Meeting Review breakfast will feature a panel of ULI members who attended the scheduled for October 21-23 in New York, NY. Speakers will be announced soon! This is event is for ULI members only and costs $20 to attend. Please note: On or after October 25, the registration fee will increase to … Read More

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Factoring Transit Times into Development

When making decisions about where to develop their next residential or commercial project, real estate developers should factor in the actual transit times it takes their customers to carry out the tasks of daily living, transit consultant Jarrett Walker said at a presentation to ULI members and staff at the Institute’s Washington, D.C., headquarters. >>Read More Here

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Study Shows Substantial Return on EPA’s Brownfield Cleanup Efforts

According to a recent National Bureau of Economic Research paper, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Brownfields Program has largely paid for itself by boosting property values since it was launched in 1995. >>Read More Here

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2014 ULI Charles H. Shaw Forum on Urban Issues: Revitalizing Urban Corridors

In late June, 2014, the ULI’s Rose Center for Public Leadership in Land Use brought together 20 members from multiple disciplines of real estate development and city planning for the ULI Charles H. Shaw Forum, an annual forum that focuses on development issues in urban neighborhoods in Charlotte, NC.  During the two days, participants shared experiences and discussed how communities can drive redevelopment strategies at the corridor scale.  Read more.

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Internship Available with the ULI Terwilliger Center for Housing

A paid internship opportunity is available with ULI’s Terwilliger Center for Housing, for an outstanding graduate student or recent graduate in real estate or land use planning.  The Terwilliger Center for Housing is seeking a full-time research intern to play a substantive role in carrying out the Center’s goals.  For more information, click here for a position description or visit ULI’s career opportunities web page.

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