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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KEY PLAYERS DISCUSS “THE ART OF THE METLIFE DEAL”

BY: Justin Good and Allan Lynch, Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer, Raleigh, NC On July 31, 2014, ULI Triangle hosted a panel to discuss the recent MetLife deal, which resulted in MetLife bringing its “GTO” headquarters to Cary, the addition of 1,300 high-paying jobs, and the construction of a new build to suit campus in Weston by Highwoods.  The panel discussed the site selection process from the perspective of MetLife, the local government, the broker, and the land owner.   The panelists included: Ken Atkins, Director of Economic Development, Kilpatrick Stockton, … Read More

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