Real Estate & Development

NC State’s Office of Real Estate & Development is responsible for the stewardship, management and development of the university’s real estate portfolio, including Centennial Campus.

Hunt Library on Centennial Campus

Our team manages real estate allocated to the university or owned by affiliated entities in North Carolina and around the country. The university also oversees the operation and management of office space on Centennial Campus.

Walnut Creek on Centennial Campus

The university leases space and land on Centennial Campus and space off-campus to support the university‚Äôs academic and research mission.

View of Downtown Raleigh

NC State has over two decades of proven experience partnering with real estate developers and institutional investors to unlock the value of real estate on Centennial Campus to develop privately owned and operated office, lab, residential and hospitality projects.


acres we maintain in North Carolina


square feet of innovation space on Centennial Campus


real estate relationships with private industry

Featured Projects

Innovation District Project

NC State University is in the early phases of planning for the development of up to a 32-acre project that will deliver an urban, mixed-use Innovation District on Centennial Campus.

View of Downtown Raleigh

Centennial Campus Rezoning

NC State is seeking a rezoning to modernize the framework for Centennial Campus and ensure it remains a vital educational and economic engine for the city, region and state.