Monthly Archives: April 2017

Where to Park? Round Table Review from Parking: Perils & Potential

By Bryan Ward, MBA Candidate, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School ULI Triangle members met on April 26th to learn more about the current state of parking in Downtown Raleigh and how parking here and elsewhere could evolve in the future. Dean Penny and Fred Burchett from Kimley-Horn presented an abridged version of the downtown parking study commissioned by the City of Raleigh in 2016, and Gordon Dash, the City of Raleigh Transportation Director, provided his first impressions of the study. While parking may always be a “hot topic,” it’s encouraging to … Read More

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Mentoring boosts women leaders in real estate

From UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School Lady Gaga’s album “Joanne” has been playing on repeat in my car. Listening to the lyrics of one of my favorite catchy tunes, “Hey Girl,” I made a surprising connection to the real estate world. “Hey girl, hey girl We can make it easy if we lift each other Hey girl, hey girl We don’t need to keep on one-in’ up another” On the day of the annual UNC Real Estate Conference in April 2016, a group of female attendees from across the nation arrived … Read More

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ULI Triangle Members Selected for Product Council Exchange Program & Spring Meeting Scholarship

Congratulations to Dwight Bassett, Economic Development Officer for the Town of Chapel Hill, for being awarded the ULI Spring Meeting Public Sector Scholarship. Dwight will be participating in the Office Development Product Council and is looking forward to the learning how Product Councils operate. Dwight is also looking forward to seeing Vice President Joe Biden’s general session. Congratulations also to Natalie Britt of DHIC and TJ Barringer of Kane Realty, for being accepted to the ULI District Council/Product Council Exchange program. By invitation only, this program offers a one-time opportunity … Read More

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From the Carolinas’ Meeting: White Paper on Acceleration Trends

Linda J. Isaacson SVP, Director of Business Intelligence, Data and Analytics at First American Title Insurance Company, National Commercial Services recently spoke at the ULI Carolinas Meeting in Charlotte on disruptive forces that are accelerating change in real estate.  Linda has now turned her research and comments into a white page exploring these forces and their potential impact. Links to Linda’s Acceleration White Paper and other research follows: Acceleration: Forging the Future of Real Estate Other Real Estate-related White Papers

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