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May 08, 2018, 12:43 ET Reduce Homelessness in Los Angeles with Bold, Collaborative Actions to Increase Access to Temporary and Permanent Housing, Says New ULI Report

Rising homelessness throughout Los Angeles can be stemmed only through bold, creative, collaborative actions by the public, private and non-profit...


Apr 18, 2018, 14:11 ET Outlook for Real Estate Industry for Rest of 2018 is Promising, Says Latest ULI Real Estate Economic Forecast; Survey of Economists Suggests Boost from Federal Tax Reform Law

The U.S. real estate industry is, in general, expected to be stronger than previously anticipated through 2018, according to the latest economic...


Apr 09, 2018, 11:49 ET Team from Cornell University Wins 2018 ULI Hines Student Competition with Plan to Redevelop Toronto Site

A redevelopment plan for a Toronto site presented by a team from Cornell University has taken top honors in the 2018 Urban Land Institute (ULI)...


Mar 23, 2018, 14:31 ET Urban Land Institute Report Proposes Ten Principles for Building Resilience

A new report from the Urban Land Institute's Center for Sustainability and Economic Performance outlines ten fundamental principles for building...


Jan 10, 2018, 12:49 ET Detroit to Host Urban Land Institute's 2018 Spring Meeting

The Urban Land Institute (ULI), a global real estate organization with 40,000-plus members dedicated to responsible land use and creating thriving,...


Dec 21, 2017, 11:57 ET Connections Unbound: The Urban Land Institute's Latest Annual Report Showcases the Impact of Members in Leading the Future of Global Urban Development

The successful efforts of the Urban Land Institute's 40,000-plus members to lead the future of global urban development through the creation of...


Nov 16, 2017, 12:37 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 several of the world's leading commercial...


Nov 14, 2017, 12:15 ET Leading the Future of Urban Development: 13 Projects in North America, Europe and Asia Are Selected as Winners of the Urban Land Institute's 2017-2018 Global Awards for Excellence

Thirteen real estate development projects from around the globe have been selected as winners of the Urban Land Institute's (ULI) 2017-2018 Global...


Oct 26, 2017, 12:57 ET Next Big Cities are Smaller, Younger and Highly Educated with Seattle Taking #1 Spot

"Smaller and Secondary" are the leading themes running through this year's top cities in the latest Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2018, released...


Oct 24, 2017, 18:55 ET In with Inclusivity, Out with Exclusivity: Building Equitable Cities, a New Book from the Urban Land Institute, Looks at Cities' Efforts to Promote Greater Economic Mobility for All Residents

Building Equitable Cities, a new publication from the Urban Land Institute (ULI), explores how an increasing number of cities are focusing on...


Oct 09, 2017, 11:19 ET Recognizing Excellence in Shaping Communities: Zipcar Cofounder Robin Chase is the 2017 Recipient of the ULI J.C. Nichols Prize for Visionaries in Urban Development

Internationally acclaimed transportation entrepreneur Robin Chase, who rose to prominence in the early 2000s as the cofounder and chief executive...


Sep 18, 2017, 08:00 ET The Real Estate Industry's Premier Event: The Urban Land Institute's 2017 Fall Meeting, set for October 23-26 in Los Angeles

More than 6,500 of the world's foremost real estate industry leaders are expected at the Urban Land Institute's (ULI) 2017 Fall Meeting, set for...


Jun 27, 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...


Jun 12, 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...


Jun 05, 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...


May 24, 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)...


May 02, 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...


Apr 19, 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...


Apr 11, 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,...


Apr 07, 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...


Apr 03, 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...


Jan 18, 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...


Jan 09, 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...


Nov 14, 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...


Oct 20, 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...