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
GameStop to close at least 150 stores this year
Mar 24, 2017 09:00 PM
After a holiday season marked by sales dips and losses in market share, GameStop Corp. has announced plans to close 2 to 3 percent of its physical stores. The Texas-based retailer said in its fourth quarter and full-year 2016 earnings that it’s shuttering at least 150 locations as it shifts its focus away from video game hardware and software and toward categories like technology and collectibles. It did not say when the closures will happen or how many employees will be affected. GameStop operates…
23 Triangle jobs announcements in 2016 that you might not know about (Slideshow)
Mar 24, 2017 07:12 PM
Traditionally, when a company's board of directors has decided to make a big new capital investment in a production plant or office in the state, there’s an announcement from the governor’s office, oftentimes a press conference and a lot of congratulatory pats on the back. But sometimes a deal won’t make it into the news headlines, the company preferring to instead keep a low profile, particularly if it hasn’t requested or received state economic development incentives for the project. The…
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.