Hear from Industry Leaders at the 2018 ULI Spring Meeting
Senior real estate leaders including Robert Taubman, Dan Gilbert, and Chris Ilitch, as well as Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh, will be speaking during general sessions at the Spring Meeting, May 1–3 in Detroit.
ULI Career Opportunities
ULI is seeking a qualified leader of operational excellence, intellectual breadth, convening power, and practical experience within the land use industry to serve as our global CEO. Explore the position summary and submit recommendations and personal interest here.
ULI Center for Sustainability and Economic Performance
From ULI's Urban Resilience program team comes "Ten Principles for Building Resilience." This new publication summarizes the key themes posed by ULI’s resilience work in the years since Hurricane Sandy, with a particular focus on ULI’s resilience-focused Advisory Services work. Read the full report here.
ULI Advisory Services
From March 18 to 23, ULI convened a group of its members to address a land use project in St. Paul, Minnesota, for the first 10-Minute Walk Advisory Service panel. The panelists provided recommendations on how parks and open space and park-connecting infrastructure could be integrated into the development of a “freeway lid” over I-94, an artery that has bisected the Rondo neighborhood for years. Review the full presentation here.
ULI Center for Capital Markets and Real Estate
Outlook for Real Estate Industry for Rest of 2018 is Promising, Says Latest ULI Real Estate Economic Forecast
The U.S. real estate industry is, in general, expected to be stronger than previously anticipated through 2018, according to the latest economic forecast from ULI's Center for Capital Markets and Real Estate. Responses to the most recent survey, conducted in March 2018, suggest that the industry is receiving a boost from the enactment of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act in December 2017. Read the Spring 2018 forecast here.
ULI Awards and Competitions
A redevelopment plan for a Toronto site presented by a team from Cornell University has taken top honors in the 2018 Urban Land Institute Hines Student Competition, an ideas competition that provides graduate students the opportunity to devise a comprehensive design and development scheme for a large-scale site in an urban area. Members of the Cornell team were awarded a prize of $50,000. Read more here.
ULI Product Councils
Through the exchange of information and the sharing of best practices, product council meetings offer industry leaders vital opportunities to further ULI’s mission. Council members establish themselves as industry leaders with exclusive access to ULI’s leadership and policy makers. ULI's 54 product councils in the Americas focus on 25 areas of activity in development products, development processes, and international issues.
Advisory Services: Changing the World, One Community at a Time
See the real impact that ULI members are having on communities through our Advisory Services program. This video features just one of the hundreds of communities transformed from recommendations made through this program.
Though ULI members come from many different backgrounds, we all share a common goal: to make cities better places to live for people from all walks of life.Alexander OttoCEO, ECE
ULI Life Trustee