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
RailHawks to change name, pursue major league status, sources say
Dec 2, 2016 10:48 PM
The Carolina RailHawks have called a news conference for Tuesday, where they are expected to announce a new name – and a new push for Major League Soccer (MLS). That effort could involve a stadium at a location other than Cary, a source said. The owner of the RailHawks, Steve Malik, declined to detail what will be announced. However, a source close to the team told Triangle Business Journal the team will rebrand as part of a push to upgrade to MLS. MLS currently has 20 teams, but little presence…
Deal for departing Krispy Kreme CEO serves a purpose
Dec 2, 2016 09:16 PM
CEO Tony Thompson’s $6.1 million deal to leave Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc. might have left some stockholders with a sour taste in their mouth if the company were still publicly held. Of course, the famous doughnut maker went private in July when it was purchased by JAB Beech Inc. Regardless, “golden parachutes” – such as the one Thompson apparently will benefit from – are standard practice for top executives of major corporations because they help ensure executives act in the best interest…
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.