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27 Jun, 2017, 11:26 ET Providing Leadership In Creating Thriving Communities Worldwide: Thomas W. Toomey Is The New Global Chairman Of The Urban Land Institute

Thomas W. Toomey, Chief Executive Officer, President and a Director of UDR, Inc., a $16 billion multifamily real estate investment trust...


12 Jun, 2017, 10:37 ET Ralph Boyd Is Named Chief Executive Officer Of The Urban Land Institute's Americas Region

Ralph Boyd, Chief Executive Officer of the American Red Cross's Massachusetts region, has been named CEO for the Americas region of the...


05 Jun, 2017, 13:15 ET Making A Lasting Difference: Twenty-Five Extraordinary Developments From Around The World Are Finalists For The Urban Land Institute's Global Awards For Excellence

Twenty-five extraordinary developments from around the world have been selected as finalists for the Urban Land Institute's (ULI) 2017...


24 May, 2017, 16:30 ET The World's Top Real Estate Leaders to Gather in Los Angeles for the Urban Land Institute's 2017 Fall Meeting, Set for October 23-26 at the Los Angeles Convention Center

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)...


02 May, 2017, 18:14 ET New Urban Land Institute Report, Harvesting the Value of Water, Explores Creative Use of Green Infrastructure in Real Estate Developments to Manage Stormwater, Enhance Property Values

The growing involvement of the real estate industry in helping municipalities manage stormwater runoff with systems using natural resources...


19 Apr, 2017, 14:07 ET Real Estate Economists Predict Moderate Growth for the Economy and Commercial Real Estate Industry Through 2019, Says New Urban Land Institute Semi-Annual Market Survey

The U.S. economy and commercial real estate industry are, in general, expected to experience moderate growth through much of 2019, according to a...


11 Apr, 2017, 14:02 ET Immigrants' Strong Desire for Homeownership Will Shape U.S. Housing Markets, Says New ULI Report, "Home in America: Immigrants and Housing Demand"

The housing and neighborhood location choices of immigrants will have a significant impact on urban growth in the U.S. for decades to come,...


07 Apr, 2017, 11:44 ET Team from University of Texas at Austin Wins 2017 ULI Hines Student Competition with Plan to Redevelop Chicago Site; Receives $50,000 in Prize Funds

A redevelopment plan for a Chicago site presented by a team from the University of Texas at Austin has taken top honors in the 2017 Urban Land...


03 Apr, 2017, 11:29 ET Urban Land Institute Joins Coalition of Urban Development and Public Health Organizations to Pledge Support for Healthier, Walkable Communities

The Urban Land Institute has joined a coalition of organizations representing 450,000 professionals involved in industries related to...


18 Jan, 2017, 09:00 ET Leading Voices With ULI: A New Podcast Launched By The Urban Land Institute

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) has launched a new podcast series, Leading Voices with ULI, which offers personal leadership stories from some of...


09 Jan, 2017, 10:27 ET Chicago Area Selected As Study Site For 2017 ULI Hines Student Competition

An area adjacent to the North Branch of the Chicago River has been selected as the study site in the Urban Land Institute's (ULI) 15th...


14 Nov, 2016, 14:46 ET Mayors of Anchorage, Grand Rapids, San José and Washington Selected as 2017 Class of Daniel Rose Fellows

The National League of Cities (NLC) and the Urban Land Institute (ULI) today announced that mayors from four cities — Anchorage, Alaska; Grand...


20 Oct, 2016, 15:38 ET Commercial Real Estate Industry Continues to Make Progress in Reducing Energy Consumption, Carbon Emissions and Water Usage, Says New Analysis from Urban Land Institute's Greenprint Center

A new report from the Urban Land Institute's (ULI) Greenprint Center for Building Performance shows that many of the world's leading commercial...


05 Oct, 2016, 12:06 ET Get The Latest Real Estate Development Trends and Industry Forecasts at the Urban Land Institute's 2016 Fall Meeting in Dallas

 Get the latest real estate trends, insights and forecasts at the Urban Land Institute's (ULI) 2016 Fall Meeting, set for October 24-27 at the...


28 Sep, 2016, 16:11 ET The Emergence of "18-Hour" Cities is Focus of Urban Land Institute's J.C. Nichols Forum at Kansas City's Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

 The emergence of "18-hour" cities as magnets for investment and development will be discussed at the J.C. Nichols forum, an event being hosted...


21 Sep, 2016, 22:00 ET Residential Sector Drives Recovery of China Real Estate Market, Says Urban Land Institute Survey

Urban Land Institute (ULI) has released Chinese Mainland Real Estate Markets 2016 today. According to the report, the Chinese mainland real estate...


02 May, 2016, 10:09 ET Urban Land Institute Names Adam J. Smolyar as Chief Marketing and Membership Officer

 The Urban Land Institute (ULI), a global research and education institute dedicated to responsible land use and creating thriving communities,...


24 Feb, 2016, 10:43 ET The Final Four Of Urban Design: The Urban Land Institute Announces The 2016 Hines Student Competition Finalists

Four university teams, including two from Harvard University, one from the Georgia Institute of Technology, and one from the University of Miami,...


09 Feb, 2016, 12:34 ET The World's Top Real Estate Leaders To Convene In Dallas For The Urban Land Institute's 2016 Fall Meeting, Set For October 24-27

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) 2016 Fall...


02 Feb, 2016, 15:39 ET Vanguard Chairman And Chief Executive Officer F. William McNabb III Is Opening Keynote Speaker At The Urban Land Institute's 2016 Spring Meeting, Set For April 19-21 In Philadelphia

 Vanguard Chairman and Chief Executive Officer F. William McNabb III is headlining an impressive list of speakers at the Urban Land Institute's...


11 Jan, 2016, 09:44 ET Midtown Atlanta Site Selected as Study Area for 2016 ULI Hines Student Competition

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) has announced the selection of an area in Atlanta's Midtown neighborhood as the study site in the 14th annual ULI...


01 Dec, 2015, 10:00 ET Doing Well By Doing Good: New Urban Land Institute Report Looks At Innovative Financing Efforts Aimed At Preserving Workforce And Affordable Housing

The shrinking supply of workforce and affordable rental housing in cities across the U.S. has sparked innovative financing vehicles from an array...


16 Nov, 2015, 10:44 ET Patricia R. Healy is Named Chairman of the Americas for the Urban Land Institute

Patricia R. "Trish" Healy, founding principal of Hyde Street Holdings, LLC in Raleigh, North Carolina, has been named Chairman of the Americas for...


02 Nov, 2015, 17:20 ET Philadelphia To Host Urban Land Institute's 2016 Spring Meeting, Set For April 19-21 at Pennsylvania Convention Center

 The Urban Land Institute (ULI), a global research and education institute dedicated to responsible land use and creating thriving, sustainable...


08 Oct, 2015, 15:30 ET Parks In Oklahoma City And Foshan, China Selected As Winners Of The 2015 Urban Land Institute Urban Open Space Award

Two urban parks—one in Oklahoma City, the other in Foshan, China—have been selected as winners of this year's Urban Land Institute...