Yes In My Backyard: New Urban Land Institute Report Outlines How States and Cities Can Find Common Ground in Expanding Housing Choices and Opportunities

State governments, in partnership with cities and other local jurisdictions, can and should do more to promote housing development and choice through smarter local land use policies and incentives, according to a new Urban Land Institute (ULI) report, Yes in My Backyard….
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Washington, D.C.’s Department of Housing and Community Development Selected as Winner of the Urban Land Institute’s 2017 Robert C. Larson Housing Policy Leadership Award

Washington, D.C.’s Department of Housing and Community Development has been selected by the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Terwilliger Center for Housing as the winner of the 2017 Robert C. Larson Housing Policy Leadership Award, which is an annual recognition of the innovative ways the public sector is addressing the country’s affordable housing crisis….
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Housing Developments in Newark, Boston, and Austin Selected as Winners of The Urban Land Institute’s 2017 Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Award

Newark’s Hahne & Co. Building, Boston’s Mosaic on the Riverway, and Austin’s Wildflower Terrace have been selected by the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Terwilliger Center for Housing as the winners of the 2017 Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Award. …
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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) 2017 Fall Meeting, set for October 23-26 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. ULI is a global, multidisciplinary, member-driven real estate organization dedicated to responsible land use and building thriving, sustainable communities….
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Urban Land Institute to Partner with 100 Resilient Cities to Help Improve Resilience of Urban Areas Globally

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) has announced a partnership with 100 Resilient Cities – Pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation (100RC), becoming a part of their Platform of Partners. In this capacity, ULI will be offering expertise on building for resilience to a select group of 100RC cities, as they design and implement their comprehensive Resilience Strategies….
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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 Urban Land Institute (ULI), a global, multidisciplinary, member-driven real estate organization dedicated to responsible land use and building thriving, sustainable communities….
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Statement from Urban Land Institute Global Chief Executive Officer Patrick L. Phillips Reaffirming the Institute’s Ongoing Commitment to Sustainable Development as a Component of Thriving Communities

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) has long supported and promoted sustainable development that conserves energy, land and other natural resources. Our leadership in sustainability has never been driven by government regulations or policies. It has always been a market-driven, value-creating response to the changing environment, and nothing will change that. The forces that have shaped the institutionalization of sustainability and its wide adoption are not going away. In fact, they are going to become stronger and more prevalent in the years ahead…
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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 Global Awards for Excellence, which is widely recognized as one of the land use industry’s most prestigious award programs….
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