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The Urban Land Institute is a nonprofit education and research institute supported by its members. Its mission is to provide leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities worldwide. Established in 1936, the institute has more than 38,000 members worldwide representing all aspects of land use and development disciplines.


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ULI to Advise City of Greeley on Ways to Boost Residents’ Health and Quality...

A group of nationally renowned land use and urban planning experts representing the Urban Land Institute (ULI) will be making recommendations next week to City of Greeley on how to bolster residents’ quality of life and promote health and wellness through placemaking and programming that promotes active lifestyles.

Rose Center Advising Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney on Advancing a Shared Vision for Shockoe...

The Rose Center for Public Leadership, jointly operated by the National League of Cities (NLC) and the Urban Land Institute (ULI), is working this week with Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney to advise the city on synthesizing and implementing a shared vision for Shockoe Bottom.

Urban Land Institute Experts Identify Priorities for Future Development Catalyzed by Proposed North-South Rail...

An expert panel of real estate and land use professionals convened in Boston by the Urban Land Institute (ULI) has identified key priorities to guide future real estate development that could be catalyzed by a proposed underground rail line that will link two major transit hubs—North Station and South Station—and unify two currently separate commuter rail systems.

The Urban Land Institute Receives Gift from Hines to Increase the Number and Visibility...

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) and ULI’s Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI) has received a $90,000 gift from Hines, the globally renowned real estate organization, to support the creation of the WLI Hines Innovation Grants, with the goal of helping raise the visibility and number of women in leadership roles in the real estate industry and within ULI’s membership. ULI is a global, multidisciplinary institute whose 40,000-plus members are dedicated to leadership in land use and building thriving, sustainable communities.

Detroit to Host Urban Land Institute’s 2018 Spring Meeting Set for May 1-3 at...

The Urban Land Institute (ULI), a global real estate organization with 40,000-plus members dedicated to responsible land use and creating thriving, sustainable communities, will hold its 2018 Spring Meeting May 1-3 at the Cobo Convention Center in Detroit.

Connections Unbound: The Urban Land Institute’s Latest Annual Report Showcases the Impact of Members...

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 vibrant, sustainable communities are documented in the Institute’s latest annual report, which showcases member impact during fiscal year 2017 (July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017).

Commercial Real Estate Industry Continues to Make Progress in Reducing Energy Consumption, Carbon Emissions...

A new report from the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Greenprint Center for Building Performanceshows that several of the world’s leading commercial real estate owners and managers are making significant progress in reducing energy consumption, carbon emissions and water usage in their buildings.

In with Inclusivity, Out with Exclusivity: Building Equitable Cities, a New Book from the...

Building Equitable Cities, a new publication from the Urban Land Institute (ULI), explores how an increasing number of cities are focusing on providing economic mobility for a greater number of residents, with the ultimate goal of creating more inclusive, equitable environments in which to live, learn, work and thrive.

Mayors of Columbus, Richmond, Salt Lake City and Tucson Selected as 2018 Class of...

The National League of Cities (NLC) and the Urban Land Institute (ULI) today announced that mayors from four cities—Columbus, Ohio; Richmond, Virginia; Salt Lake City, Utah and Tucson, Arizona—have been selected as the 2018 class of Daniel Rose Land Use Fellows by the Rose Center for Public Leadership. Mayors Andrew Ginther, Levar Stoney, Jackie Biskupski and Jonathan Rothschild will lead teams from their respective cities who will receive technical assistance on a local land use challenge from NLC, ULI and their peers from the other fellowship cities.

Real Estate Economists Expect Continued Moderate Growth for the Commercial Real Estate Industry Through...

The U.S. commercial real estate industry is, in general, expected to experience moderated growth through much of 2019, according to a new three-year economic forecast from the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Center for Capital Markets and Real Estate.

Yes In My Backyard: New Urban Land Institute Report Outlines How States and Cities...

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.

Washington, D.C.’s Department of Housing and Community Development Selected as Winner of the Urban...

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.

Housing Developments in Newark, Boston, and Austin Selected as Winners of The Urban Land...

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. The annual award, which honors developments that ensure housing affordability for people in a broad range of incomes, is provided to developments in which all or a portion of the units are affordable to households earning up to 120 percent of the area median income (AMI).

Leading the Future of Global Urban Development: The Urban Land Institute Welcomes Twenty-Three Renowned...

U.S. Senator Mike Crapo (R-Idaho), Chairman of the United States Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs, today delivered the following opening remarks during a full committee hearing entitled: “Principles of Housing Finance Reform.”

Providing Leadership in Creating Thriving Communities Worldwide: Thomas W. Toomey is the New Global...

Thomas W. Toomey, Chief Executive Officer, President and a Director of UDR, Inc., a $16 billion multifamily real estate investment trust (REIT) based in Highlands Ranch, Colorado, has been named the new Global Chairman of the Urban Land Institute (ULI). ULI is a global, multidisciplinary real estate organization whose work is driven by 40,000-plus members dedicated to responsible land use and building thriving, sustainable communities. Mr. Toomey, a longtime ULI member, ULI Trustee and ULI Foundation Governor, will serve a two-year term that ends June 30, 2019.

Business Real Estate Press Releases

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The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Net Lease Boot Barn

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant net leased Boot Barn property located at 1775 Vann Drive in Jackson, Tennessee for $2,000,000.

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Why Minneapolis is a Great Place to Buy a Home

Whether you are looking for a place to buy your first home or you think it’s a good time to invest in real estate for monetary gain, choosing the right location is critical. Not all towns and cities are equal. In some, the crime rates are horrific. In others, employment opportunities are lacking.