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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...

Sep 04, 2014, 11:00 ET

ULI Greenprint Center For Building Performance Reports Strong Progress In Reducing Energy Consumption And CO2 Emissions As Portfolio Continues To Expand

 The latest performance report published by the Urban Land Institute's (ULI) Greenprint Center for Building Performance demonstrates that some...

Apr 30, 2014, 10:13 ET
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Parks In Columbus, Tulsa, Dallas, Santa Fe And Cincinnati Are Finalists For The Urban Land Institute 2014 Urban Open Space Award

 Five finalists have been announced for this year's Urban Land Institute (ULI) Urban Open Space Award, an annual competition that recognizes...

Apr 10, 2014, 10:16 ET
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New Urban Land Institute Publication, Building for Wellness: The Building Case, Documents the Economic Benefits of Developing Healthy Places

The economic benefits of building healthy places are outlined in a new publication from the Urban Land Institute (ULI) – Building for...

Apr 09, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Quality Of Infrastructure Is A Top Deal Maker Or Breaker For Real Estate Investment And Development Decisions, Says Infrastructure 2014 Report From ULI And EY

 The quality of infrastructure systems – including transportation, utilities, and telecommunications – is a top factor influencing...

Apr 03, 2014, 17:45 ET
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University Of Maryland Team Wins ULI Hines Student Urban Design Competition With Plan To Redevelop Nashville's Sulphur Dell As A Healthy Community

A team of graduate students representing the University of Maryland has taken top honors at the 2014 Urban Land Institute (ULI) Student Urban...

Apr 01, 2014, 11:11 ET
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Commercial Property Transaction Volume On Course To Reach A Ten-Year High By 2016, Says New ULI-EY Real Estate Outlook

A new U.S. real estate forecast based on a survey of 39 of the industry's leading economists and analysts predicts that commercial property...

Mar 04, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Urban Land Institute To Work With Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell In Crafting Redevelopment Strategies, Options For Blaisdell Center

 This week the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership in Land Use will begin a four-day study visit of the...

Feb 24, 2014, 10:37 ET
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Urban Land Institute to Work with Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard on Options for Revitalizing Mass. Ave./Brookside Industrial Corridor

 The Urban Land Institute (ULI) Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership in Land Use arrives in Indianapolis this week for a four-day study...

Feb 20, 2014, 12:28 ET
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The Final Four: Urban Land Institute Announces Finalists For 2014 ULI Gerald D. Hines Student Urban Design Competition

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) has released the short list of finalist teams in the twelfth annual ULI Gerald D. Hines Student Urban Design...

Dec 13, 2013, 16:49 ET
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ULI, the Urban Land Institute, Calls on California's Leaders to Fill the Void Created by the Demise of Redevelopment

Non-profit Land-use Group Offers 4-Pronged Tools & Strategies to Promote Economic Development, Build Affordable Housing The San Francisco...