Monthly Archives: March 2013

CFL Day 6: What is Economic Development?

by Eric Teusink Economic development is the kind of nebulous term you hear bandied about by politicians, corporate executives, and, of course, real estate professionals.  The sixth program day of the ULI’s 2013 Center for Leadership was co-chaired by Tyrone Rachal of Invest Atlanta and Chuck Young from the Prestwick Development Company and graciously/appropriately hosted by Invest Atlanta.  Throughout the day, a series of presenters were given the opportunity to provide their vision of what is economic development. In an era where the pronouncements of Richard Florida are held sacrosanct … Read More

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Imery Group Selected to Build First-Ever Proud Green Home

Athens, GA (Feb. 4, 2013) – Georgia-based green building experts, the Imery Group, announced they are building the nation’s first-ever Proud Green Home—a project that aims to educate and inspire homebuilders and homeowners nationwide about the benefits of building green. The design and construction choices made by the Imery Group will be the focus of an online Research Center on, a widely-read publication and knowledge resource for the residential building industry. The next-generation home, scheduled for completion in May, will be located in metro Atlanta’s sustainable Serenbe community, the … Read More

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ULI Atlanta Selects David Allman as Incoming Chair

Dear ULI Members and Friends, I am pleased to announce that David Allman, Chairman of Regent Partners, will be the next Chair of ULI Atlanta, effective July 1st. David runs one of most  successful developer/investment firms in the Southeast and has a strong passion for the responsible use of the land. Since its inception in 1988, Regent Partners has acquired and developed more than ten million square feet across the Southeast – all valued in excess of two billion dollars. In late 2012, the company acquired Concourse Corporate Center, a … Read More

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