ULI Receives $250,000 Grant From The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation To Support Institute’s Building Healthy Places Initiative

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The Urban Land Institute (ULI), a global research and education institute dedicated to responsible land use and sustainable community building, has been awarded a $250,000 grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to support the Institute’s Building Healthy Places initiative. Through the initiative, ULI seeks to help shape projects and places in ways that improve the health of people and communities….
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Honoring Excellence in Community Building: Dr. Judith Rodin, President of the Rockefeller Foundation, is the 2014 Recipient of the ULI J.C. Nichols Prize for Visionaries in Urban Development

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Dr. Judith Rodin, president of The Rockefeller Foundation, has been chosen as the 2014 recipient of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) J.C. Nichols Prize for Visionaries in Urban Development, which is the institute’s highest honor. Dr. Rodin will be honored at a celebratory luncheon October 23 during ULI’s Fall Meeting in New York City….
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ULI-EY Survey: Real Estate Economists/Analysts More Optimistic on Commercial Transaction Volume and Prices, Multifamily Sector Fundamentals

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The latest three-year outlook from the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and EY predicts continued strengthening in the real estate capital markets and commercial real estate fundamentals despite slightly less optimistic forecasts for commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) issuance, housing starts, and house price growth. The new U.S. real estate forecast – covering 2014 through 2016 – is based on a survey of 43 of the industry’s top economists and analysts representing 32 of the country’s leading real estate investment, advisory, and research firms and organizations….
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ULI Greenprint Center for Building Performance Reports Strong Progress in Reducing Energy Consumption and CO2 Emissions as Portfolio Continues to Expand

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The latest performance report published by the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Greenprint Center for Building Performance demonstrates that some of the world’s leading real estate investors are making significant progress in reducing energy consumption, carbon emissions and water usage in their existing buildings….
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New ULI Report, Housing in America: Integrating Housing, Health, and Resilience, Looks at the Link Between Strengthening Community Resilience and Building Healthy Places

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A new report from the Urban Land Institute, Housing in America: Integrating Housing, Health, and Resilience in a Changing Environment, explores the connection between strengthening the resilience of housing and communities to severe weather and building for health and wellness….
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Raising the Bar for Giving: Geoffrey Stack Named Chairman of the ULI Foundation; Michael Hayde Named New Chairman of Foundation Annual Fund

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Urban Land Institute leader Geoffrey L. Stack, managing director of SARES-REGIS Group, one of the largest, most diversified commercial and residential real estate firms in the western U.S., has been named chairman of the ULI Foundation. He begins his term in the voluntary position July 1, replacing James Curtis III, who served as the Foundation chairman for the past two years….
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