Measuring Bang for the Buck: New ULI Report, Urban Investment Opportunities of Global Events, Looks at Impact of International Events on Growth in European Cities

Cities in Europe are increasingly vying for major international entertainment or sporting events as a way to expedite development and investment that will provide an economic boost lasting far beyond the actual events, according to a new report from the Urban Land Institute (ULI), a global research and education institute dedicated to responsible land use and innovative community building….
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Call for Entries: 2011 Urban Land Institute Amanda Burden Urban Open Space Award Honors Value of the Public Realm in Creating Vibrant Communities

Entries are now being accepted for the 2011 Urban Land Institute (ULI) Amanda Burden Urban Open Space Award, which recognizes excellence in the design and development of urban public open spaces. The award, first presented in 2010, was created by ULI through the generosity of Amanda M. Burden, Chair of the New York City Planning Commission and Director of the New York Department of City Planning, and 2009 laureate of the ULI J.C. Nichols Prize for Visionaries in Urban Development….
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Emerging Trends In Real Estate: The Americas® 2011 To Be Released In Israel; Forecast From Urban Land Institute, Pwc Predicts Tempered Improvement For U.S. Markets

Emerging Trends in Real Estate: The Americas® 2011, the oldest, most highly regarded annual industry outlook for the real estate and land use industry, will be released in Israel next month by the report’s co-publishers the Urban Land Institute and PricewaterhouseCoopers….
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