Four Affordable and Workforce Housing Policies, Initiatives Selected as Finalists in ULI National Housing Awards Competition

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The finalists for this year’s Urban Land Institute (ULI) Robert C. Larson Housing Policy Leadership Awards – an annual recognition of the innovative ways the public sector is addressing the country’s affordable housing crisis – were announced today by the ULI Terwilliger Center for Housing….
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ULI to Advise Broward County on Transforming Arena Site in Sunrise into Dynamic Destination and Catalyst for Economic Development

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Next week, a panel of nationally renowned land use and urban development experts convened by the Urban Land Institute (ULI) will visit Broward County to advise county and city officials on how to transform the Arena Site in western Sunrise into a dynamic destination that catalyzes economic development in the area, and compliments the existing sports and entertainment facility, surrounding neighborhoods, and established and future businesses. ULI is a multi-disciplinary research and education institute dedicated to responsible land use and the creation of thriving communities worldwide….
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Real Estate Industry Leader Jeanne R. Myerson Named Chief Executive Officer of ULI’s Americas Region

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Real estate industry leader Jeanne R. Myerson, principal at The Belgrave Group in San Francisco, has been named chief executive officer for the Americas region of the Urban Land Institute (ULI), an interdisciplinary research and education institute dedicated to leadership in land use and creating thriving communities worldwide. Myerson, an active ULI San Francisco member, will join ULI’s staff as Americas CEO on June 28, 2016….
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ULI Announces Finalists for 2016 Global Awards for Excellence

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Twenty-six extraordinary developments from around the globe have been selected as finalists in the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) 2016 Global Awards for Excellence competition, widely recognized as one of the land use industry’s most prestigious award programs. This year’s finalists include two in Asia, six in Europe, and 18 in North America….
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ULI Offers Recommendations on Expanding the Supply of Affordable, Workforce, and Mixed-Income Housing Throughout the Dallas Metropolitan Area

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The continued evolution of Dallas into a thriving, world-class city could be significantly enhanced with a housing policy that encourages the development of inclusive, diverse neighborhoods offering housing to residents in a broad income range, according to the Urban Land Institute (ULI). ULI is a multidisciplinary research and education institute dedicated to responsible land use and creating thriving and sustainable communities worldwide….
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ULI to Advise City of Bellevue on Transforming Wilburton Commercial Area into Catalyst for Economic Development

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Next week, a panel of nationally renowned land use, real estate development, design and urban planning experts convened by the Urban Land Institute (ULI) will visit Bellevue’s Wilburton Commercial Area to evaluate how to transform the neighborhood into a catalyst for economic development that benefits the city and the Puget Sound region. ULI is a multi-disciplinary research and education institute dedicated to responsible land use and the creation of thriving communities worldwide….
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ULI Names Adam J. Smolyar as Chief Marketing and Membership Officer

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The Urban Land Institute (ULI), a global research and education institute dedicated to responsible land use and creating thriving communities, has appointed Adam J. Smolyar as its chief marketing and membership officer. Smolyar has extensive experience in branding, strategic communications, marketing, membership recruitment and retention, and information technology. …
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