New ULI Book, Building a Multimodal Future, Explores How Transportation Demand Management Can Ease Traffic Congestion from Dense Development

Transportation demand management (TDM) policies that require access to travel options as part of the development process can be highly effective in the creation of communities that provide mixed-use, higher density development without increasing traffic congestion, according to a new publication from the Urban Land Institute (ULI)….
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ULI Greenprint Center for Building Performance Announces Three New Members: SL Green, Lendlease Americas and Zurich Alternative Asset Management

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) Greenprint Center for Building Performance, a worldwide alliance of leading real estate owners, investors and financial institutions committed to reducing carbon emissions across the global property industry, has announced the addition of three new members: nationally recognized real estate companies SL Green, Lendlease Americas and Zurich Alternative Asset Management….
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Making a Lasting Difference: Nineteen Extraordinary Developments From Around the Globe are Finalists for the Urban Land Institute’s Global Awards for Excellence

Nineteen extraordinary developments from around the globe have been selected as finalists for the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) 2019 Global Awards for Excellence competition, which is widely recognized as one of the real estate industry’s most prestigious award programs. This year’s finalists include 14 in North America, four in Asia and one in Europe….
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Real Estate Industry Expecting to Moderate in the Coming Years, Says Latest Urban Land Institute Real Estate Economic Forecast

The outlook for the US economy, real estate capital markets and real estate fundamentals remains positive but is expected to moderate over the next three years, according to the latest forecast from the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Center for Capital Markets and Real Estate. The ULI Real Estate Economic Forecast, which includes predictions for the economy and industry through 2021, is based on a semi-annual survey of 45 of the nation’s leading economists and industry analysts. Responses to the most recent survey, conducted between March and April, suggest that, while growth will continue, it will continue at a slower pace than previous years….
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The Urban Land Institute to Advise on Transformation of Eastern Portion of San Antonio’s Hemisfair Site into Urban District with Park Space

A group of nationally renowned land use, real estate, urban planning, and parks experts representing the Urban Land Institute (ULI) will be in San Antonio next week to provide strategic advice on the transformation of the eastern portion of the Hemisfair site downtown into an urban district with park space that serves as a focal point for the community. ULI is a global, multidisciplinary real estate organization whose work is driven by 43,000-plus members dedicated to responsible land use and building thriving, sustainable communities….
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Shortage of For-Sale Housing Accessible to Moderate-Income Buyers is Explored in New Report from Urban Land Institute and RCLCO

The shortage of housing affordable to moderate-income home buyers – including first-time buyers — and solutions to increase the supply are explored in a new report from the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Terwilliger Center for Housing and leading real estate analytics firm RCLCO. The report, Attainable Housing: Challenges, Perceptions and Solutions, is being discussed today at ULI’s 2019 Spring Meeting at the Nashville Music City Center in Nashville, Tennessee….
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Team Representing Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University Wins 2019 ULI Hines Student Competition with Plan to Redevelop Cincinnati Site

WASHINGTON (April 8, 2019) – A redevelopment plan for a Cincinnati site presented by a team from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University has taken top honors in the 2019 Urban Land Institute (ULI) 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 winning team will be awarded a prize of $50,000 at the conclusion of the competition in Cincinnati on April 4. The finalist teams, one from the University of Cincinnati and two from the University of Texas at Austin, each will receive $10,000….
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Urban Land Institute to Advise City of Detroit on Long-Term Financial Sustainability For Parks and Public Spaces

A group of nationally renowned land use and urban planning experts representing the Urban Land Institute (ULI) will be making recommendations next week to the City of Detroit on how to create sustainable financial models for the city’s growing network of parks and public spaces and the connectors among them, including urban walking and biking trails. ULI is a global, multidisciplinary real estate organization whose work is driven by 43,000-plus members dedicated to responsible land use and building thriving, sustainable communities….
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Urban Land Institute to Advise City of North Charleston on Economic Development and Maintaining Housing Affordability

A group of nationally renowned land use and urban planning experts representing the Urban Land Institute (ULI) will be making recommendations next week to the City of North Charleston, South Carolina; Charleston County, and South Carolina Coastal Conservation League on improvements to Rivers Avenue and the former U.S. Naval Hospital site. ULI is a global, multidisciplinary real estate organization whose work is driven by more than 43,000 members dedicated to responsible land use and building thriving, sustainable communities….
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The Urban Land Institute to Advise Lewisville, Texas on Increasing Access to Parks and Open Space

A group of nationally renowned land use, urban design and real estate experts representing the Urban Land Institute (ULI) will be visiting the city of Lewisville, Texas March 27-29 to provide strategic advice on increasing access to parks and open space in an area of the city that currently lacks sufficient outdoor recreational space. The study area is located within a “triangle” bounded by the intersections of SH121, IH35, and Corporate Drive….
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