Monthly Archives: February 2015

Entrepreneurial Communities: Risks and Opportunities for Real Estate

By Archana Pyati Although the rate of new business creation in the U.S is in fact declining, entrepreneurs and the social, economic and technological infrastructure they require continue to be a driver of real estate and urban planning decisions. This trend is especially evident in cities that have transitioned from manufacturing-based economies to those driven by knowledge-creation, technological and scientific innovation, and professional services. So concluded an expert panel devoted to entrepreneurial communities and their evolving real estate needs at the ULI Carolinas’ Second Annual Meeting, held February 9 and … Read More

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Recap – Second Annual ULI Carolinas Meeting

Attracting almost 500 attendees to Charleston, the ULI Carolinas Meeting has quickly become a smashing success.  Featuring more than 50 speakers, mobile tours and plenty of networking time, the conference has become a “must attend” each year.  Next year we look forward to hosting the Carolinas Meeting in Raleigh!  – See who attended.  – Check out the event this year’s photo gallery – click here  – To see the twitter feed for #ULICarolinas – click here Presentations: Keynote Speaker – Rex Miller PowerPoint and Polling Results Miller Comic Book Concurrent Session – Technology’s Impact … Read More

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12th Annual Urban Design Conference

NC State Design and the City of Raleigh presents: 12th Annual Urban Design Conference “Design for Change: The Resilient City” Friday, March 6, 2015, 8am to 5pm Raleigh Marriott City Center Planning and designing for resilience will help cities survive, adapt and grow as changes in demographics, population growth and severe climate impacts affect demands on our built environment. Topics will cover infrastructure, transportation systems, water and energy resources. Keynote Speakers: Fiona Cousins, Arup Nette Compton, The Trust for Public Land Jason Hellendrung, Sasaki Roy Torbert, Rocky Mountain Institute Gena … Read More

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