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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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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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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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2019 Scholarship Recipients Announced

A record number of applications were received for the ULI Carolinas’ Meeting scholarship programs.  Congratulations to the following recipients: Public Sector Scholarship Recipients This scholarships are sponsored by the District Council to introduce public sector or nonprofit employees, elected officials and appointed officials to the ULI experience, and retain their participation to create a more complete shared learning experience across all sectors of our industry. Carolyn Coia, Research Triangle Foundation Lilias Folkes John, City of Charlotte Lakisha Hull, Charlotte Department of Transportation Blake Sanders, West Pelzer Meg Thompson, City of … Read More

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2019 Carolinas’ Meeting Keynote Speaker Announced

The Big AHA – How to Embrace Today’s Trends to Create Tomorrow’s Opportunities. Jack Uldrich is highly regarded as a keynote speaker, providing provocative new perspectives on competitive advantage, change management and transformational leadership. He brings to light the advantages of being creative and using the powers of individual imagination Early Bird Registration Deadline Approaching Take advantage of the Early Bird registration rates. Registration rates increase after 1/4/2019. Reserve Your Room TODAY A specially negotiated rate ($189, plus tax/fees) for registered attendees is available at the Marriott Raleigh City Center. The … Read More

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Happy Holidays from ULI Charlotte!

Wishing you and your families the warmest of Holidays and all the best in 2019!

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ULI Charlotte Welcomes New Members

ULI Charlotte is proud to welcome our new members since September 18th. Find out more about ULI Charlotte here. Annie George, Winstead P.C. Adam Fiore, Fiorenza Properties Chris Sandkuhler, McMillan Pazdan Smith Architecture Emma Littlejohn, Emma + Co. Nadia Schmidt, Holder Construction Company Maurice Snipes, Beacher Development Nicholas White, PulteGroup, Inc. Spencer McNab, Design Resource Group Patrick Foster, LMC, A Lennar Company Erin Downing, Avison Young Jessica Rossi, Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc. Nick Starcevic, Balfour Beatty Thomas Magill, The Woodward Organization LLC Wesley Drummond, J.M. Cope, Inc. Joseph Buell, Our Town Realty Steve Brannan, New York Mortgage Trust Sara Snavely, Timmons Group Michael Lenart, Trei Real Estate USA … Read More

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RECAP:  Impacts of School Choice on Real Estate Development

On December 6, 2018, we held a Coffee Talk discussing the impacts of school choice on real estate development.  A special thank you to Bart Danielsen, our speaker, and David Ravin, Northwood Ravin and Nicole Frambach, Ryan Homes, our panelists.  Several of the take-aways are highlighted below:     Parents care more about their kid’s commutes than their own.  Schools are known to attract more residents than jobs. Using private school choice to attack concentrated poverty, crime and unemployment – check out www.alec.org (economic development zone). Urban developments aren’t as … Read More

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YLG / NEXT Holiday Social

December 18, 2018 | 5:30pm – 7:30pm | 920 Hamilton St. Charlotte, NC 28206 ULI Charlotte’s Young Leaders (under 35) and NEXT (ages 35-45) will be hosting a networking social at VBGB on December 18th. Connect with your peers over beverages and lite bites in celebration of the season. VBGB is a German-inspired pub & outdoor beer hall with a large selection of specialty brews. Join us under the tent. Young Leader Members $20, Non-members $30 through December 17th. Onsite registration will be $30 for YL members and $40 fro … Read More

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Expansion of Product Council Network Opens Up Member Participation and Areas of Focus

ULI’s Global Strategic Plan emphasizes strengthening member engagement by providing more opportunities to participate in the Institute’s unique member networks, including the highly popular Product Council network. Nine Product Councils—including five new ones and four additional flights to existing councils—were added during FY 2018, opening up participation to 228 members who had never before served on a council, as well as 98 members who transferred a membership or rejoined councils. The recruitment process was conducted primarily through Navigator, ULI’s member benefit that matches members to volunteer opportunities, with the expectation that … Read More

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