Category Archives: Press Releases

Release: ULI Washington Fills Three Key Leadership Positions

WASHINGTON, DC (August 24, 2018) – ULI Washington has filled three Leadership Positions at the District Council level.  The three new leaders are: Jamie Weinbaum, Vice Chair (Executive Vice President, MidCity Financial); Julie Smith, Chair of Mission Advancement (Chief Administrative Officer, The Bozzuto Group); and Sarah Goss O’Rielly, Treasurer (Senior Policy Analyst, DC Office of the Chief Financial Officer). These new appointees join Chair, Yolanda Cole (Partner, Hickok Cole Architects), Chair of the Governance Committee, Bob Youngentob (President and CEO, EYA), and Treasurer, Mark Sharer (Bank of America). Together these … Read More

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Release: ULI Washington Announces Winners of 2018 Real Estate Trends Conference Awards Program

ULI Washington today announced the winners of its fourth annual Real Estate Trends Conference Awards Program, a conference component that highlights innovative development under way in the Metropolitan Washington Region. The six distinctive award categories recognize innovative projects, policies, and initiatives that contribute to the enhancement of vibrant neighborhoods, exemplify creative problem solving, and celebrate visionary thinking. The winners of each category are as follows: Excellence in Housing Development Ten @ Clarendon; Arlington, VA Excellence in Mixed-Use Development Mosaic; Merrifield, VA Excellence in Institutional Development District Department of Transportation Car Barn; … Read More

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Release: New Report Provides Recommendations for Revitalizing Chinatown Park – Changes Would Enhance Public Realm of City

A new Technical Assistance Panel – or TAP – report sponsored by the D.C. Mayor’s Office on Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs (MOAPIA) and the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (MWCOG) has concluded that with the support of MOAPIA and partner organizations, new design and physical improvements, and a more active programming effort, Chinatown Park can be transformed into space that will serve as an important neighborhood asset that can enhance the public realm of Washington, D.C. The report, titled “Realizing a New Vision for Chinatown Park” documents the findings … Read More

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ADVISORY: 2018 Real Estate Trends Conference Awards Finalists Announced

ULI Washington has announced the finalists for the its annual Real Estate Trends Conference Awards program:   Who: Urban Land Institute: Washington What: 2018 Real Estate Trends Conference and Awards Program Where: Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center 1300 Pennsylvania Ave, NW, Washington, DC When: Tuesday, April 17th, 2018, 8:00am-6:00pm Now entering its fourth year, the Trends Conference Awards Program highlights innovative and outstanding development in the Metropolitan Washington Region. There are  six distinctive award categories that recognize innovative projects, policies, and initiatives that contribute to the enhancement of … Read More

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Advisory: Panel to Explore How Landlords are Landing Tech Tenants as the D.C. Region Transforms into a New Tech Capital

On Tuesday, December 5th ULI Washington will host a panel of real estate and economic development professionals to discuss how landlords are landing tech tenants as the D.C. region transforms into a new tech capital. The event will present three case studies of projects that are representative of the success in attracting tech tenants in the District, Maryland and Virginia. Panelists will share their insights on how they were able to attract and retain tech-oriented tenants. WHO: ULI Washington, Terrell Place, 2U, North District WHAT: From Amazon to Zillow- How … Read More

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Release: Ronald D. Paul Honored at ULI Washington 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award Dinner

This past Wednesday, November 15th ULI Washington honored Ronald D. Paul, Chairman, President, and CEO of Eagle Bancorp, Inc. and Chairman and CEO of EagleBank, with the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award in front of a crowd of over 750 business and civic leaders and real estate professionals at the National Building Museum. James “JB” Brown, a well-known sportscaster who presented Mr. Paul with the award remarked that there is “a common refrain that you hear from any and everyone who knows Ron Paul…that is he is in the hall of … Read More

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Advisory: Panel to Deliver Recommendations on Revitalizing and Activating Chinatown Park

On October 17th and 18th, the DC Mayor’s Office on Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs (MOAPIA) and Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (MWCOG) are sponsoring an independent Technical Assistance Panel (TAP) in conjunction with ULI Washington. The purpose is to develop recommendations for revitalizing and activating Chinatown Park After a tour of the study area and various interviews, the panel will provide an open press initial presentation of their findings, the details of which can be found below: WHO: ULI Washington, Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, DC Mayor’s Office for … Read More

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Release: ULI Washington Congratulates Graduating Class of Regional Fellows

ULI Washington program facilitated cross-fertilization of knowledge across jurisdictional boundaries On September 14, regional fellows from Fairfax County, Montgomery County, and the City of Alexandria celebrated their graduation from the Regional Fellows Program, an innovative project aimed to spur and enhance regional collaboration across jurisdictional boundaries. With a population of 6 million people, the Metropolitan Washington Region is uniquely suited to benefit from such a program. The region is composed of 22 individual jurisdictions in two states and the District of Columbia. Although each jurisdiction has its own political leadership, … Read More

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Advisory: Enhancing the Washington and Old Dominion Railroad Regional Park in Vienna

Next week, the Town of Vienna is sponsoring an independent Technical Assistance Panel (TAP) in conjunction with ULI Washington on the topic “Enhancing the Washington and Old Dominion Railroad Regional Park in Vienna.” After a tour of the study area and various interviews, the panel will provide an open-press initial presentation of their findings, the details of which can be found below: Who: Urban Land Institute Washington; Town of Vienna What: Initial panel findings on “Enhancing the Washington and Old Dominion Railroad Regional Park in Vienna” Where: Vienna Town Hall … Read More

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ADVISORY: Lifetime Achievement Award Dinner Honoring Ronald D. Paul

ULI Washington has announced the date and location for its 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award Dinner. This year’s dinner will recognize Ronald D. Paul, Chairman, President, and CEO of Eagle Bancorp, Inc. and Chairman and CEO of EagleBank. Who: Ronald D. Paul: Chairman, President, and CEO of Eagle Bancorp, Inc. and Chairman and CEO of EagleBank What: 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award Dinner Where: National Building Museum, 440 G Street, NW Washington, DC 20001 When: Wednesday, November 15th, 2017, 6:30pm-10:00pm On Wednesday, November 15th ULI Washington will celebrate Mr. Paul’s contributions to … Read More

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