Monthly Archives: June 2016

Community Building during Habitat’s Women’s Build

A special thank you to the ULI Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI) participants as we endured hot temperatures installing trim work, building fences, and preparing a house during the Habitat for Humanity’s 25th Annual Women’s Build on June 16, 2016:  Lauren Anderson, Chanda Brantley, Cathy Demmitt, Erin Gillespie, Joselyn Harriger, Mo Hoffman, Krista Hunter, Theresa Salmen, Danielle Bleier, Chanda Brantley, Alice Endres, Joselyn Harriger, Frances Johnson, Julie Lowe, Nicole Niemann, Victoria Scifo, and Jennifer Stanton.  We were honored to work side-by-side with the homeowner LaToya, as well as other future homeowners.  … Read More

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WLI Brown Bag and Conversation

Bring your lunch and join the conversation around affordable housing.  As we are all busy women, we recommend participants read an article by The New Yorker titled Forced Out.  “Today, the majority of poor renting families spend more than half their income on housing, and millions of Americans are evicted every year.”  This story will touch on serious challenges in our community around housing and the growth of Charlotte.  Join ULI Women members as we discuss what is happening in Charlotte and where the options may be for our community. … Read More

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New Members Can Save $25

Connect.  Learn.  Give back. Through ULI, industry professionals network, share knowledge, further their careers, and give back to their profession and communities around the world. Joining ULI will be one of the best career investments you ever make. ULI is a prestigious nonprofit, nonpartisan research and education organization offering unparalleled conferences, events, and publications—discounted for ULI members. Our members form a spectrum of land use and development disciplines, including developers, builders, investors, designers, public officials, planners, real estate brokers, attorneys, engineers, lenders, academics and students. The best opportunities to get … Read More

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YLG Mobile Workshop: Savona Mill

Join ULI Young Leaders for a tour and discussion of Savona Mill led by the project’s developer, Greg Pappanastos, founder and principal of Argos Real Estate Advisors. Savona Mill is an 180,000 square foot turn-of-the-century textile mill located just over one mile from uptown in the heart of the historic Seversville neighborhood. The mill is in the early stages of a dynamic transformation which will bring creative office space, experiential retail, studios, residences and an incubator kitchen to the project. The first tenant, Blue Blaze Brewing, is set to open … Read More

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