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Real Estate Symposium Set for April 22

The UNC Charlotte Center for Real Estate and Urban Land Institute Charlotte will host an afternoon symposium on raising private equity capital in today's market, from 1:00 - 5:00 PM, Wednesday, April 22. The event is open to the Charlotte business community; registration is available online.

"Navigating Private Equity Capital Markets" is co-presented by both organizations at UNC Charlotte Center City and will feature an inside view of how today's capital providers assess real estate investment opportunities and what they see for the future.

Steven Ott, dean of the Belk College of Business will deliver the opening remarks at 1:00 PM, followed by panels on private equity strategies, crowdfunding as a capital option, complexities of capital in public-private partnerships, and Charlotte real estate CEOs discussing future capital market trends.

Botanical Gardens to Hold Spring Plant Sale

On Friday and Saturday, April 17 - 18, plant lovers and gardeners can choose from a wide selection of native plants and exotic botanicals — wildflowers, trees and shrubs, perennials, carnivorous plants and tropical and indoor plants — at the largest sale of the year held by the Botanical Gardens.

Visitors looking for native plants will be able to take advantage of what should be an exceptional selection. The Botanical Gardens’ staff will be on hand to answer questions. Parking will be available near the McMillan Greenhouse (attendants will be on hand to direct).

Sale hours on Friday and Saturday are 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM at the McMillan Greenhouse. All sale proceeds support Botanical Gardens operations.