The Aga Khan, Leader of a Global Network of Cultural, Educational and Development Philanthropies, Selected as the 2011 Recipient of the ULI J.C. Nichols Prize for Visionaries in Urban Development

An unparalleled leader in development, cultural preservation and philanthropy, largely benefiting poor and marginalized communities in Asia and Africa, is being honored with the 2011 Urban Land Institute (ULI) J.C. Nichols Prize for Visionaries in Urban Development. His Highness the Aga Khan, Imam of the Shia Imami Ismaili Muslims and leader of the nondenominational Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN), was named the 2011 Nichols Laureate today at ULI’s Annual Fall Meeting and Urban Land Expo in Los Angeles….
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Irvine Company Chairman Donald Bren Receives Prestigious Vanguard Award From the Urban Land Institute

Internationally acclaimed master planner and master builder Donald Bren, chairman of the Irvine Company, is the recipient of the prestigious Vanguard Award from the Urban Land Institute, a research and education institute dedicated to responsible land use and building thriving communities around the globe….
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Despite Availability of Capital, Commercial Real Estate Industry Facing Long Grind to Recovery, According to Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2012 Forecast from PwC US and the Urban Land Institute

For 2012, U.S. real estate players must resign themselves to a slowing, grind-it-out economic recovery following a period of mostly sporadic growth, confined largely to a few real estate markets that offer the primary 24-hour transportation hubs with global access, according to respondents of the Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2012 report, released today by PwC US and the Urban Land Institute (ULI)….
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What’s Next? New Urban Land Institute Report Explores How Fundamental Societal Change Could Dramatically Affect Urban Land Use Through the End of the Decade

A new economy is unfolding over the course of this decade, driven by an extraordinary convergence of demographic, financial, technological and environmental trends. Taken together, these trends will dramatically change urban planning, design and development through 2020, according to a new report from the Urban Land Institute (ULI)….
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