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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...

Nov 07, 2013, 12:30 ET
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U.S. Commercial Real Estate Industry Reaches Inflection Point In 2014 With Investors Returning To Secondary Markets, According To PwC US And Urban Land Institute's Emerging Trends In Real Estate® Forecast

 The U.S. real estate recovery is set to continue into 2014, with investors increasingly looking beyond some of the traditionally popular...

Nov 06, 2013, 12:15 ET
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New From ULI: "Ten Principles for Building Healthy Places" And "Intersections: Health and the Built Environment" Explore Role Of Land Use In Creating Healthy Communities

 The role of land use in creating communities that encourage healthy living choices is explored in two new publications from the Urban Land...

Oct 15, 2013, 11:30 ET
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New Urban Land Institute/EY Industry Forecast Predicts Continued Improvement For US Real Estate Capital Markets; CMBS Issuance To More Than Double By 2015

Three-Year Forecast Based On Survey of Economists, Analysts at 38 Leading Real Estate Organizations A new U.S. industry forecast from the...

Oct 09, 2013, 10:32 ET
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After Sandy: A New Urban Land Institute Report Looks At Mitigating Climate Change Through Land Use, Offers Recommendations On Strengthening Community Resiliency

The reality of climate change will forever change community building, with planning and development decisions increasingly based on strengthening...

Sep 10, 2013, 10:57 ET
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Longtime ULI Leader And Internationally Renowned Housing Expert J. Ronald Terwilliger Named 2013 Recipient Of The ULI J.C. Nichols Prize For Visionaries In Urban Development

 The importance of appealing affordable housing as a vital component of thriving communities is being recognized with this year's Urban Land...

Aug 22, 2013, 12:29 ET
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New Report From ULI Greenprint Center for Building Performance Shows Continued Progress in Reducing Energy Consumption and Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Largest Global Database of Property Environmental Performance A new report published by the Urban Land Institute's (ULI) Greenprint Center for...

Jul 01, 2013, 11:47 ET
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Providing Leadership In Creating Thriving Communities Worldwide: Lynn Thurber Is The New Chairman Of The Urban Land Institute

 Lynn Thurber, chairman of LaSalle Investment Management in Chicago, has been named the new chairman of the Urban Land Institute (ULI), a...

Jun 26, 2013, 11:33 ET
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Urban Land Institute Announces Finalists For The 2013 Global Awards For Excellence Competition

 The Urban Land Institute (ULI) has selected twenty-seven developments as finalists in the 35th annual ULI Global Awards for Excellence...

Jun 17, 2013, 09:45 ET
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Urban Land Institute Leader Robert C. Lieber Named Chairman Of ULI New York

Longtime Urban Land Institute (ULI) leader Robert C. Lieber, Executive Managing Director of the Island Capital Group in New York City and the...

Jun 04, 2013, 11:00 ET
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Tightening The City Fabric: Urban Land Institute Announces Five Finalists In Urban Open Space Award Competition

 Five projects have been selected as finalists for the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Urban Open Space Award, a competition that recognizes...

May 16, 2013, 10:00 ET