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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Patrick Kiger Selected as 2016 Winner of the Urban Land Institute’s Apgar Urban Land Award

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The Urban Land Institute (ULI) has selected Patrick J. Kiger as the recipient of the 2016 ULI Apgar Urban Land Award, which recognizes industry articles of practical value published in Urban Land magazine, ULI’s flagship publication. Kiger was honored today at the ULI Spring Meeting in Philadelphia….
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Harvard University Team Wins the 2016 ULI Hines Student Competition with Plan to Redevelop Midtown Atlanta Neighborhood

Harvard's "The Midtown Beat" team, winners of the 2016 ULI Hines Competition, post on stage with Gerry Hines. As pictured: Gerry Hines, Caroline Smith, Chris Merritt (team leader), Stephany Lin, Jonathan Andrews, and Benjamin Perdomo.

A team representing Harvard University has taken top honors in the 2016 Urban Land Institute (ULI) Hines Student Competition with its winning master plan proposal to transform a Midtown Atlanta site in a thriving, sustainable, mixed-use, walkable, and transit-accessible neighborhood. The Harvard team ousted another team from Harvard University, one from the Georgia Institute of Technology, and one from the University of Miami….
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