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Apr 10, 2015, 11:34 ET
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University Of Maryland Team Wins The 2015 Urban Land Institute Hines Competition With Plan To Redevelop A Site In Downtown New Orleans

 A team representing the University of Maryland has taken top honors in the 2015 Urban Land Institute (ULI) Hines Competition with its winning...

Apr 08, 2015, 11:15 ET
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New Urban Land Institute Forecast For Real Estate, Economy Sees Three Years Of Continued Strength, With Industry Set For Sustainable Growth In 2015 Through 2017

 The real estate industry is expected to remain on a sustainable course of solid growth for 2015 through 2017, according to a new three-year...

Mar 30, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Rose Center For Public Leadership Working With Mayor Walsh On Washington Street Corridor

 The Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership, jointly operated by the National League of Cities (NLC) and the Urban Land Institute (ULI), is...

Mar 19, 2015, 11:00 ET
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The World's Top Real Estate Leaders To Convene At San Francisco's Moscone Center For The Urban Land Institute's 2015 Fall Meeting, Set For October 5-8

 Nearly 7,000 of the world's foremost leaders in the real estate and land use industry will convene at the Urban Land Institute's (ULI) 2015...

Mar 16, 2015, 10:07 ET
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Rose Center For Public Leadership Working With Mayor Murray In Rainier Beach

The Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership, jointly operated by the National League of Cities (NLC) and the Urban Land Institute (ULI), is...

Mar 02, 2015, 07:00 ET
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The Final Four: The Urban Land Institute Announces Finalists For 2015 Hines Competition

Four university teams, including two from Harvard University, one from the University of Maryland, and a joint team of students from the University...

Feb 23, 2015, 08:06 ET
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Urban Land Institute And The John D. And Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Launch How Housing Matters Online Portal

 The Urban Land Institute (ULI), with the support of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, has launched How Housing Matters, an...

Feb 23, 2015, 07:57 ET
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Rose Center for Public Leadership Working With Mayor Peduto on Redevelopment of Almono Site

The Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership, jointly operated by the National League of Cities (NLC) and the Urban Land Institute (ULI), is...

Feb 19, 2015, 11:17 ET
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Making The Healthy Choice The Easy Choice: New Urban Land Institute Publication, Building Healthy Places Toolkit, Contains Strategies For Development That Encourages Healthy Lifestyles

 Development strategies that can improve health outcomes, such as providing protected bikeways, minimizing noise pollution, and offering...

Feb 09, 2015, 09:44 ET
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Rose Center for Public Leadership Working with Mayor Stothert on Encouraging Development in Omaha's North Downtown Area

 The Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership, jointly operated by the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and the National League of Cities (NLC), is...

Dec 17, 2014, 13:19 ET

When Less Is More: New Research From the Urban Land Institute Looks at the Growing Appeal of Micro Units as a More Affordable Option in Sought-After Urban Locations

New research from the Urban Land Institute (ULI) suggests that micro units – typically larger than a one-car garage, smaller than a double...

Nov 19, 2014, 11:28 ET

Mayors Of Boston, Omaha, Pittsburgh, And Seattle Selected For 2015 Class Of Fellows For Rose Center For Public Leadership

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) announced today that the mayors of Boston, Omaha, Pittsburgh and Seattle have been selected to participate in the...

Nov 14, 2014, 13:13 ET

Urban Land Institute And The National League Of Cities Form Partnership To Jointly Guide The Rose Center For Public Leadership

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) and the National League of Cities (NLC), which collectively represent the world's foremost real estate professionals...

Oct 23, 2014, 09:15 ET

Urban Land Institute Announces Winners Of 2014 National Affordable And Workforce Housing Awards

 The Urban Land Institute (ULI) Terwilliger Center for Housing has announced the winners of this year's housing awards, a program that...

Oct 22, 2014, 11:07 ET

Urban Land Institute Announces Winners For The 2014 Global Awards For Excellence Competition

 Thirteen real estate developments from around the globe, including six in North America, four in Europe, and three in Asia, have been selected...

Oct 22, 2014, 07:55 ET

Improving Fundamentals and Robust Investor Appetite Fuels Sustained Performance of U.S. Commercial Real Estate Industry, According to PwC US and Urban Land Institute's Emerging Trends in Real Estate® Forecast

The sustained performance of the U.S. commercial real estate industry is expected to continue in 2015, fueled by improving fundamentals and robust...

Oct 21, 2014, 16:54 ET

Dallas's Klyde Warren Park Selected as 2014 Winner of Urban Land Institute Urban Open Space Award

Klyde Warren Park, a 5.2-acre deck park built over the recessed Woodall Rodgers Freeway in Dallas, Texas, has received national recognition as the...

Oct 16, 2014, 10:30 ET
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Honoring Excellence In Community Building: Dr. Judith Rodin, President Of The Rockefeller Foundation, Is The 2014 Recipient Of The ULI J.C. Nichols Prize For Visionaries In Urban Development

Dr. Judith Rodin, president of The Rockefeller Foundation, has been chosen as the 2014 recipient of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) J.C. Nichols...

Oct 15, 2014, 11:30 ET

ULI-EY Survey: Real Estate Economists/analysts More Optimistic On Commercial Transaction Volume And Prices, Multifamily Sector Fundamentals

 The latest three-year outlook from the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and EY predicts continued strengthening in the real estate capital markets...

Sep 17, 2014, 10:15 ET

New Urban Land Institute Report, Retail in Underserved Communities, Looks At Overcoming Challenges To Retail Development In Lower-Income Neighborhoods

A new report from the Urban Land Institute explores factors that hamper retail development in some lower-income communities and offers solutions to...