Welcome to the Raleigh Durham Chapter of NAIOP.
The Raleigh Durham Chapter of NAIOP was chartered in 1980 by a group of local developers. By providing top-notch networking opportunities, educational programs and legislative representation, the Research Triangle Chapter is one of the largest chapters in the nation. The chapter offers a full compliment of services to its membership which include monthly meetings, an award winning marketplace bus tour, an annual golf event, mid-year real estate forecasts, promotion of effective public policy, and educational opportunities.
Local Commercial News
UNC, Duke researchers receive $3M from CDC
Apr 21, 2017 08:59 PM
A team of researchers from the UNC School of Medicine and Duke University, as well as the University of Vermont and the University of Nicaragua-León, has been awarded a $3.2 million contract to partner with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on new Zika work. The public health-focused work will be aimed at the development of new virus-detecting tests that measure antibody levels rather than viral components, according to an announcement from UNC. “The virus seems to clear out…
Ralph Lauren confirms it will lay off 100+ workers at N.C. facilities
Apr 21, 2017 08:30 PM
Ralph Lauren Corp. is eliminating 107 workers at its Triad facilities, including an 843,000-square-foot distribution center on the High Point-Kernersville border. A company representative confirmed the layoffs to the Triad Business Journal, but declined to disclose the reasoning behind the job losses at the High Point facilities. The affected facilities include a 1.2 million-square-foot facility at 4100 Beechwood Drive, an 800,000-square-foot facility at 201 N. Pendleton St. and a 343,000-square-foot…
National Commercial News
Communities Begin to Wake to Seniors Housing Needs
Mar 18, 2013 05:07 PM
Seniors housing demographic norms are shifting, as people live longer, work longer and decide more often that staying in the community, near current family and friends, is preferable to moving, pushing many states to realize they will also have to plan for the coming wave of baby boomers’ living needs.
Lack of Seniors Development Due to Caution, Not Tight Capital Markets
Mar 18, 2013 04:42 PM
The lack of bank support for seniors development may be a myth, experts say, as established firms are more likely just building carefully.