NAIOP NC Project of the Year

The Project of the Year Award is given annually to project teams to recognize outstanding commercial development in North and South Carolina. Awards are presented at the NAIOP NC Conference in Pinehurst.

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Award Guidelines

The Project of the Year award is determined by a selection committee of industry peers from each NAIOP Chapter in North Carolinas.  The following criteria are used to evaluate entries:

  • A NAIOP Member in good standing who demonstrates substantial participation in the project.
  • Must have broken ground or the project must have been completed between January 1, 2022, to December 31, 2022
  • New Ground up and Re-Development / Adaptive Re-Use / Re-Purpose Projects are eligible.
  • The project must have made a unique contribution to the economic growth and vitality of a region or community. (e.g. job creators, a catalyst for surrounding economic development, and creation of public infrastructure that would have otherwise not occurred)
  • Demonstrated unique design or innovation (is there a “cool factor”).
  • Ability to overcome design, regulatory issues, or other factors that challenged the project at various phases.
  • Provide photos/renderings of the project.