Category Archives: ULI National

DC Climathon- Join A Team!

Looking for ways to meet other local innovators and create local solutions to address climate change in our city? Join the ULI Washington, DC Climathon team! Hosted by the George Washington University, in partnership with Resilient DC and the Rockefeller Foundation’s 100 Resilient Cities, the third annual DC Climathon will focus on strategies that enhance DC’s resilience to more common and increasingly severe impacts like urban heat island, extreme weather events, and flooding. If you’re interested in joining a team with other ULI members, please contact leah.sheppard@uli.org and rebecca.hertz@uli.org. For … Read More

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UrbanPlan Networking Reception at Fall Meeting

The Urban Land Institute cordially invites you to join us for an UrbanPlan Networking Reception on Monday, October 23, 2017 from 5 pm to 7 pm in Los Angeles during the Fall Meeting. Join ULI volunteers from across the country as we celebrate the achievements of the program and the impact that each of your District Councils have had this past year. We will also honor Ron Nahas, who has pledged a generous gift to ULI to grow and strengthen the program. We will announce our progress to date as we work to match … Read More

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Don’t miss out on ULI Fall Meeting Scholarship Opportunities!

Join more than 6,000 leaders from around the world and from every sector of real estate and land use to share best practices and get the latest information on trends affecting the industry at the Urban Land Institute’s Fall Meeting on October 24-27 in Dallas Texas! See scholarship opportunities for the Fall Meeting below: WLI Prologis Scholarship (Deadline to apply, August 5th) ULI women members (Full, Associate and Young Leader members) who are active in District/National Councils and/or nationally with ULI are encouraged to apply.  The scholarship will include complimentary … Read More

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New Learning Opportunity from National ULI

ULI’s Education  Division developed a new half-day primer, Construction Contracting and Management for the Developer.  This course will be held at ULI headquarters in Georgetown from 1-5 p.m. on December 17th.  The course is being offered for a special introductory price of just $95 for ULI members and $150 for nonmembers. Led by Alan Razak of AthenianRazak, LLC, this session will provide a brief, solid introduction to the process of contracting for and managing design and construction from the viewpoint of the real estate developer. You will: Acquire a better understanding of construction … Read More

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Release: ULI Washington Congratulates O Street Market Global Awards for Excellence Winner

WASHINGTON, DC (October 13, 2015) – ULI Washington today congratulated the City Market at O, a 2015 winner of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Global Awards for Excellence competition.  The award recognizes real estate projects that achieve a high standard of excellence in design, construction, economics, planning and management. This year’s winners represent developments from around the globe, including five in North America, three in Europe and two in Asia. City Market at O (CMO) is a nearly 1M square foot mixed-use redevelopment project, in the historic Shaw neighborhood that … Read More

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ULI Fall Meeting Global Grants and Scholarships Now Available

With the Fall Meeting in San Francisco coming up October 5-8. ULI has several opportunities available: Women’s Leadership Innovation Grants will support local and regional ULI projects that recognize or launch innovative programs which raise the visibility and number of women leaders in ULI and the real estate industry. Grant amounts range from $1,000-$10,000.  Deadline is September 4; contact lrother@uli.org Urban Innovation Grants will fund innovative public private partnerships that advance the responsible use of land in building healthy, thriving communities worldwide.  Grant amounts range from $5,000-$25,0000.  Deadline is also September 4; if you have an idea for an Urban Innovation … Read More

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Release: ULI Washington Congratulates Local Global Awards for Excellence Finalists – Washington, D.C. the only city in North America with multiple finalists

ULI Washington today congratulates the City Market at O and Monroe Street Market, both finalists in the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Global Awards for Excellence competition.  The award recognizes real estate projects that achieve a high standard of excellence in design, construction, economics, planning and management. This year’s finalists represent developments from around the globe, including six in Asia, five in Europe, and eleven in North America. Washington, D.C. was the only city in North America with multiple finalists. City Market at O (CMO) is a nearly 1M square foot … Read More

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Introducing ULI’s 2014 Annual Report

The goal of ULI’s 2014 Annual Report is to capture and celebrate a broad range of ULI impacts and accomplishments from fiscal year 2014—July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014—while spotlighting stories of members who deliver on ULI’s mission every day. This year, we are presenting the Annual Report in a digital-first format to create a more interactive, dynamic, and visually compelling experience. This is in line with ULI’s commitment to sustainable business practices. Another benefit of this format is the ease with which you can share the report with … Read More

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Congratulations to the UMD Team for Winning the Hines Competition

A team representing the University of Maryland has taken top honors in the 2015 Urban Land Institute (ULI) Hines Competition with its winning master plan proposal that transforms the Tulane/Gravier and Iberville neighborhoods in a downtown New Orleans area into a thriving urban neighborhood.  The team from the University of Maryland edged out two teams from Harvard University and a joint team representing the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, and University of Wisconsin – Madison. As the winning team, the University of Maryland students received $50,000; each of the remaining … Read More

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ULI Releases the Building Healthy Places Toolkit report

This week, ULI officially released the Building Healthy Places Toolkit report. You can read more about the report, and download it and other collateral at www.uli.org/toolkit. The report  shows that the built environment (including buildings, streets, and neighborhoods) has a profound impact on health outcomes. Professionals who influence the built environment can play a significant role in creating healthier communities. Recognizing the value of creating healthier communities, the Urban Land Institute developed the Building Healthy Places Toolkit: Strategies for Enhancing Health in the Built Environment report. This resource outlines 21 practical, evidence-based recommendations that the development … Read More

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