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2014 Winterfest

Trends Awards Program

The annual ULI Washington Trends Awards program identifies and sets new standards of excellence in real estate development in the Metropolitan Washington Area. The Awards recognize innovative projects, policies, and initiatives that contribute to the enhancement of vibrant neighborhoods, exemplify creative problem solving, and celebrate visionary thinking.

Trends Awards Program

2017 TRENDS AWARDS Finalists

See the list of finalists below. The winners will be announced at the Real Estate Trends Conference on April 25, 2017.

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Last year’s award winning projects are listed below.

The winners of the 2016 Trends Awards of each category were as follows:

Excellence in Housing Development

Excellence in Office Development

Excellence in Mixed-Use Development

Excellence in Institutional Development

Impact Award

Legacy Award

An additional special presentation also awarded Sheridan Station; Washington, DC, with the 2016 Juror’s Choice Award. The award recognizes the project team’s passion and commitment to bringing high quality and environmentally sustainable affordable housing to our region.

For more information on the awards program, including a full description of each award category and a description of the criteria used to determine the awards, please visit:

Regarding the Trends Awards Bryce A. Turner, Jury Foreman for the Trends Conference Awards remarked:

We are ecstatic about the quality and quantity of the submissions made this year; which represent the best development trends occurring in the DC region and the country. Creating a shortlist in each category required painstaking review and heartfelt deliberation. The projects focused on many aspects of our industry, including innovative building solutions for education, renovation, affordable housing, master planning and others. We applaud the creativity and fortitude of every single applicant to create such an amazing built environment in our region.” 

The Real Estate Trends Conference, ULI Washington’s signature event for the past 18 years, features local and national speakers and provides a crash course on where the real estate industry is now and where it is headed. The theme for the 2016 conference was “Shared Change. Positioning for the New Economy.” 

You can learn more about the 2016 ULI Washington Real Estate Trends Conference at: