Monthly Archives: January 2019

Nominations OPEN for The 2019 Sustain Charlotte Sustainability Awards

Nominations are now open for our 2019 Charlotte Sustainability Awards! If you know a person, building project, business, government agency, or nonprofit that deserves to be honored for advancing smart growth and sustainability in Charlotte, please consider nominating them for a Charlotte Sustainability Award. We want to recognize nominees who cut across silos to advance smart growth and sustainability holistically (as defined by criteria in the application). Entries will be judged by an independent panel of local Sustain Charlotte members who will evaluate each entry by the extent to which … Read More

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ULI Member Profile – Andrew Rosti

Andrew Rosti is director of investments at Grubb Properties in Charlotte. The most satisfying part of his job, he says, is “working through unique capital structures and working creatively to attract new capital.” What helps him do his job well is also what he considers his greatest leadership strength: a well-developed sense of patience. Patience and a determination to overcome obstacles are two traits that served Andrew well recently, while working on the Park at Perimeter Center East in the Atlanta suburb of Dunwoody. Grubb Properties had been working with … Read More

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Waxhaw Downtown TAP Report Released

A panel of ULI members presented the final Technical Assistance Program (TAP) report to the Town Commission on January 22.  The Town of Waxhaw asked the ULI Charlotte to conduct a TAP that would assist Town leadership in determining the highest and best use for several municipally-owned properties in the historic downtown district. Panelists were asked to study the potential land uses and economic viability of four “core” parcels, as well as five additional “peripheral” parcels that either serve a civic function for the Town or sit adjacent to other … Read More

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Look Who’s Attending the 2019 Carolinas’ Meeting

Have you registered for the ULI Carolinas’ Meeting in Raleigh?  CONVERGE with hundreds of professionals at the leading regional meeting | CONNECT and build your network, allowing new ideas and solutions to surface, break down silos and inspire new approaches | CREATE heightened collaboration and learning exchange to help you identify and apply solutions that will optimize efficiencies, solve challenges and propel you forward.  Check out who is planning to attend and register today. Click here to view a list of attendees.

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Submissions Open: 2019 ULI Global Awards for Excellence

Submit for the ULI Global Awards of Excellence ULI Global Awards for Excellence recognize the full development process of a project, not just its architecture or design—although these elements play an important role. Since 1979, ULI has honored outstanding development projects in both the private and public sectors with the ULI Global Awards for Excellence, which the development community widely recognizes as among its most prestigious awards. The program is the centerpiece of ULI’s efforts to identify and promote best practice in all types of real estate development. The awards … Read More

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Webinar: What Will 2019 Late Cycle Investing Look Like? What to Expect for CRE and the Economy

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 | 1:00 PM/EST Happy New Year! Start 2019 off ahead of the curve with this exclusive, complimentary ULI members-only webinar. You’ll hear the latest economic and market insights and forecasts for 2019 from two real estate experts, Ken Rosen and Roy March. Ken and Roy were the keynote speakers at the 25th ULI/McCoy Symposium in NYC, held in December 2018. We’ll cover the following: • Where are we at the start of 2019, and what’s ahead for individual markets and sectors? • Has the view of … Read More

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UNCC Childress Klein Center for Real Estate – Opportunity Zones: A Panel of Perspectives

Thursday, February 7, 2019 UNC Charlotte Center City, 320 East 9th Street The Childress Klein Center for Real Estate and the Turner School of Accountancy invite you to an evening of networking and a vibrant panel discussion in Uptown Charlotte. The Panel will discuss how Opportunity Zones, as codified in the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, can work towards our regions economic development goals. There will be a short networking reception following the panel discussion.   Register today! Event Schedule:  6:00-6:30 pm: Check-In and Networking 6:30-7:30 pm: Panel Discussion 7:30-8:00 pm: Networking … Read More

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Enhance Your Experience at the 2019 Carolinas’ Meeting

Dive deeper at the the 2019 Carolinas’ by attending a Mobile Workshop, Women’s Leadership Initiative Dinner, or Young Leaders Group Meet-Up. The following events have been announced for the 2019 Carolinas’ Meeting Carolinas’ Meeting ***. ***All ticketed events may be purchased when processing your Carolinas’ Meeting registration or by calling 1-800-321-5011 Mobile Tour: Durham Innovation District   Date/Time: Monday, February 11, 10:00am – 2:00pm Location: Meet at the Raleigh Convention Center Registration Fee: $75 Members/ $100 non-Members Unveiled in October 2014, the $400+ million Durham Innovation District (Durham.ID) covers 15 acres … Read More

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ULI Emerging Leaders Forum

Leaders of Tomorrow Learning from Leaders of Today Mission: To build strong leaders in land use by building diverse relationships, learning from each other and sharing best practices within land use. Purpose: To provide a platform for participants to become better leaders and learn responsible leadership in the use of land to enhance the total environment by sharing their business lives in an atmosphere of confidentiality, trust, and respect. The Emerging Leaders Forum provides: A confidential, trusting environment for education and idea exchange. Exploration of business and personal interests/issues. Business and personal … Read More

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CREW’s Casino and Gaming Night

CREW Charlotte’s 13th Annual Casino and Gaming Night February 20, 2019 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Byron’s South End 101 W Worthington Avenue Charlotte, NC 28203 Join us for a fun-filled night of networking with the most influential real estate professionals in the Charlotte area! Come play your favorite games at CREW’s 13th Annual Casino and Gaming Night.  We will have casino gamesas well as interactive games such as skee ball, pop-a-shot, giant Jenga and more!  Interested in sponsoring a game, dessert or beverages?  Please contact Patty Drummond. Raffle tickets are available for … Read More

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