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 real estate and land use issues. … Read More

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ULI SC’s TAP program headed to Myrtle Beach

“The Myrtle Beach Downtown Redevelopment Corp. board voted Wednesday to hire Urban Land Institute South Carolina to form a technical assistance panel to offer an “unbiased, fair and honest” assessment of the problems facing the downtown area – and possible solutions. ” Read the article announcing the TAP here: http://www.myrtlebeachonline.com/2014/08/13/4411568/drc-bringing-in-experts-to-help.html#storylink=cpy

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Mayor Riley most loved politician in America?

The New York Times recently highlighted Charleston’s beloved Mayor Riley in an op-ed by columnist Frank Bruni. The piece touched on Mayor Riley’s strength of character and vision — and just what it takes to be re-elected Mayor for ten consecutive terms. “To maintain enormous popularity in your city and equal reservoirs of respect professionally among your peers — I don’t think there’s anyone who’s been able to do that like he has,” Stephen Goldsmith, the former mayor of Indianapolis, told me.  I had to visit him. I was exhausted with all the … Read More

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Capital Conference

Join owners, lenders, developers, and investors September 29 – September 30, 2014 at the Sanctuary Hotel on Kiawah. Learn about strategies and trends driving real estate investment today, and connect with equity and debt capital sources and users. The 6th Annual ULI Capital Markets Conference will bring together both providers and users of capital to explore key trends that are driving successful real estate investing today. If you are an owner, a developer, a lender, or an investor, this conference offers unique opportunities to make new connections, source deals, and … Read More

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