About the Community
Come one. Grow all.
The Pearl is a multi-phased, mixed-use development featuring office, lab, ground level retail with food and beverage activation, residential including affordable housing, hospitality, academic spaces, outdoor plaza and community gathering including programming and events.
The first phase of the district includes Charlotte’s first four-year medical school, Wake Forest University School of Medicine Charlotte and a dynamic research building that will be anchored by the world’s most advanced training center – IRCAD – with their only location in North America, delivering in summer of 2025.
A place to grow and flourish
Charlotte, the Queen City, is among the fastest-growing cities in the country and the largest city in North Carolina. Primarily known as a financial juggernaut, Charlotte’s tech and healthcare industries are now making moves of their own. Combining southern hospitality, Charlotte is a great place to live and work with numerous higher learning organizations, health care facilities, cultural centers, and parks.