New Urban Land Institute Book, ‘Shared Parking: Third Edition’, Released in Collaboration with National Parking Association and International Council of Shopping Centers

The newest edition of Shared Parking, a landmark publication and a crucial source for estimating, planning and implementing parking across the most diversified use cases for mixed use development, was released today by the Urban Land Institute (ULI),  National Parking Association (NPA) and International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)….
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The Tower Companies Joins ULI’s Greenprint Center for Building Performance

The Tower Companies has joined the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Greenprint Center for Building Performance (Greenprint). Greenprint is a worldwide alliance of the foremost real estate owners, investors and financial institutions committed to improving the environmental performance of the global real estate industry, with a particular emphasis on reducing energy consumption and carbon emissions….
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Urban Land Institute to Advise the City of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on Resilience Retrofits of Multifamily High-Rise Towers

A group of renowned land use, urban planning and resilience experts representing the Urban Land Institute (ULI) will be making recommendations next week to the city of Toronto on retrofitting the city’s high-rise multifamily towers in a way that advances the city’s sustainability, resilience and affordable housing goals. ULI is a global, multidisciplinary real estate organization whose work is driven by more than 46,000 members dedicated to responsible land use and building thriving, sustainable communities….
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Urban Land Institute to Advise the City of Austin on Capping I-35 and Reconnecting East Austin with Downtown

A group of renowned land use, urban planning and transportation experts representing the Urban Land Institute (ULI) will be making recommendations next week to the City of Austin and the Downtown Austin Alliance on capping the I-35 freeway and reconnecting the central business district with East Austin. ULI is a global, multidisciplinary real estate organization whose work is driven by more than 46,000 members dedicated to responsible land use and building thriving, sustainable communities….
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Crescent Communities Joins ULI’s Greenprint Center for Building Performance

Crescent Communities, a nationally recognized, market-leading real estate investor, developer and operator of mixed-use communities, has joined the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Greenprint Center for Building Performance (Greenprint). Greenprint is a worldwide alliance of the foremost real estate owners, investors and financial institutions committed to improving the environmental performance of the global real estate industry, with a particular emphasis on reducing energy consumption and carbon emissions….
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Teams Representing Columbia University, Cornell University, Pratt Institute, MIT, and the University of Cincinnati Advance in ULI Hines Student Competition

Four teams have been selected as the finalists for the 18th annual ULI / Gerald D. Hines Student Urban Design Competition, a competition that challenges graduate students to devise a comprehensive design and development plan for a site in an urban area….
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St. Thomas must leverage the moment to plant the seeds of a successful future, says new report from the Urban Land Institute

The community of St. Thomas must leverage the federal funding allocated in the wake of Hurricanes Maria and Irma in order to kickstart changes in resilience, economic development, the local environment, and governance strategies, according to a new report published by the Urban Land Institute (ULI). ULI is a global, multidisciplinary real estate organization whose work is driven by more than 46,000 members dedicated to responsible land use and building thriving communities….
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New Urban Land Institute Report Finds Improving Energy Efficiency of Class B and C Office Buildings Boosts Property Values as Well as Building Performance

Improving the energy efficiency of Class B and C office buildings is doable with relatively simple, lower-cost measures that not only enhance building performance, but boost property values to make the buildings more competitive with Class A space, according to new research from the Urban Land Institute (ULI)….
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Miami, Florida, to Host 2020 ULI / Gerald D. Hines Student Urban Design Competition

An area in midtown Miami, split between the Wynwood and Edgewater neighborhoods, will be the study site for the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) 18th annual ULI / Gerald D. Hines Student Urban Design Competition. This educational initiative, open to graduate-level students, is an exercise to encourage innovative ideas and cross-disciplinary collaboration and provides an opportunity to devise a comprehensive design and development program for an actual large-scale urban site. This year, 124 teams representing 56 universities in the United States and Canada registered to compete, including 23 teams with students from more than one university, and 8 teams with students in more than one state or province. The team with the winning proposal will receive $50,000, of which $5,000 goes to the university or universities the team represents. Each of the remaining three finalist teams will receive $10,000….
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New Report from the Urban Land Institute Urges the Trail Foundation, City of Austin to Work Together to Maintain and Expand the Butler Trail

The Trail Foundation and the city of Austin should work together and complement each other’s strengths to explore new and better ways to maintain the Butler Trail at Lady Bird Lake, according to a new report from the Urban Land Institute (ULI). ULI is a global, multidisciplinary real estate organization whose work is driven by more than 46,000 members dedicated to responsible land use and building thriving communities….
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