ULI Announces Winners for the 2013 Global Awards for Excellence

Roosevelt University

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) has selected twelve developments as winners in the 35th annual ULI Global Awards for Excellence competition, widely recognized as the land use industry’s most prestigious recognition program. The projects were honored in a ceremony today at the ULI Fall Meeting in Chicago….
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Parks in Vancouver and Washington, D.C. Selected as Winners of 2013 ULI Urban Open Space Award

Parks and Waterfront at Southeast False Creek

Two parks have been selected as winning projects in the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Urban Open Space Award competition. The Parks and Waterfront at Southeast False Creek, located in Vancouver, British Columbia, and the Yards Park, located in Washington, D.C., were both recognized today at ULI’s Fall Meeting in Chicago….
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U.S. Commercial Real Estate Industry Reaches Inflection Point in 2014 with Investors Returning To Secondary Markets, According to Pwc Us and ULI’s ‘Emerging Trends in Real Estate®’ Forecast

The U.S. real estate recovery is set to continue into 2014, with investors increasingly looking beyond some of the traditionally popular markets to secondary markets in search of higher yields, according to Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2014, co-published by PwC US and the Urban Land Institute (ULI)….
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The Honorable Penny Pritzker Receives 2013 ULI Chicago Lifetime Achievement Award

Penny Pritzker

Penny Pritzker, 38th Secretary of Commerce and founder, former chair, and former chief executive officer of PSP Capital Partners and its affiliate, Pritzker Realty Group, has been named the 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award recipient by the Urban Land Institute’s Chicago District Council (ULI Chicago). Ms. Pritzker is a civic and business leader with more than 25 years of experience in the real estate, hospitality, senior living, and financial services industries. With deep ties to the City of Chicago and ULI, the District Council is pleased to be honoring her extraordinary achievements….
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ULI Announces Winners of the 2013 Jack Kemp Workforce Housing Models of Excellence Awards and 2013 Robert C. Larson Workforce Housing Public Policy Awards

Baltimore Housing

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) Terwilliger Center for Housing has announced the winners of this year’s housing awards programs. Winners for both the Jack Kemp Workforce Housing Models of Excellence Awards and the Robert C. Larson Workforce Housing Public Policy Awards, selected by the ULI Terwilliger Center’s national advisory board, were honored at ULI’s Fall Meeting in Chicago….
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New From ULI: ‘Ten Principles for Building Healthy Places’ and ‘Intersections: Health and the Built Environment’ Explore Role of Land Use in Creating Healthy Communities

The role of land use in creating communities that encourage healthy living choices is explored in two new publications from the Urban Land Institute (ULI), Ten Principles for Building Healthy Places and Intersections: Health and the Built Environment….
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New ULI/EY Industry Forecast Predicts Continued Improvement for US Real Estate Capital Markets; CMBS Issuance to More than Double by 2015

A new U.S. industry forecast from the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and EY projects continued improvement for real estate capital markets and commercial real estate fundamentals. The latest findings reveal high expectations for growth in the housing sector, as well as improved confidence about commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) issuance, existing single-family housing prices, and industrial sector fundamentals when compared to responses from just six months ago….
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After Sandy: A New ULI Report Looks at Mitigating Climate Change Through Land Use, Offers Recommendations on Strengthening Community Resiliency

The reality of climate change will forever change community building, with planning and development decisions increasingly based on strengthening community resilience through what is built, and where and how it is built, according to a new report released today by the Urban Land Institute (ULI)….
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Mayors of Honolulu, Indianapolis, Memphis and Portland Named as Fellows by the ULI Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership

The mayors of Honolulu, Indianapolis, Memphis, Tenn., and Portland, Ore. have been selected as the 2013-2014 class of fellows for the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership. The mayor of each city will lead a team of three fellows and a coordinator, who together will select a local land use challenge for which they will receive technical assistance from faculty experts assembled by ULI and their peers from the other three fellowship cities….
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