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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Charleston’s Mayor Looks Back on 40 Years of Progress

As he completes his tenth term as Charleston, South Carolina’s mayor—and his 40th year in office—Joseph P. Riley Jr. could speak only of all that he has left to do and how little time he has to do it. There is the grand opening of the Gaillard Center, a $142 million performing arts center that will be the crown jewel of Charleston’s already world-class cultural scene; the private partners he seeks to support the so-called Lowcountry Lowline, a proposed greenway on a 1.5-mile (2.4 km) stretch of an abandoned Norfolk Southern … Read More

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Myrtle Beach TAP catalyzes important conversations

Last November a team of ULI South Carolina members came together to provide expert advice and fresh perspectives in Myrtle Beach. ULI SC’s  Myrtle Beach TAP continues to gain coverage and  catalyze important conversations about the redevelopment of the downtown area. Check out the latest press coverage and newly presented conceptual renderings using the links below… WBTW News 13: Read more: http://www.wbtw.com/story/28088895/consultant-presents-ideas-to-redevelop-downtown-myrtle-beach   CarolinaLive.com / News Channel 15:  Read more: http://www.carolinalive.com/news/story.aspx?id=1162899#.VNzSAixO2Vo

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ULI TAP paving the way for a better Highway 29

ULI South Carolina’s Highway 29 TAP is starting important conversations in the Upstate. READ ABOUT IT HERE: http://www.greenvilleonline.com/story/news/local/greer/2015/01/27/paving-way-better-highway/22421099/

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