NH Seek is Named Chairman of the Asia Pacific Region for ULI

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Dr. Ngee Huat Seek, chairman of Global Logistic Properties Limited and former president of GIC Real Estate Pte. Ltd., has been named chairman of the Asia Pacific region for the Urban Land Institute (ULI), an interdisciplinary research and education institute with more than 38,000 members dedicated to leadership in real estate and land use and creating thriving communities worldwide….
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National League of Cities Launches First-Ever Equitable Economic Development Fellowship

A view of downtown Portland, Oregon.  Photo courtesy of Jeff Gunn via Flickr Creative Commons.

The National League of Cities (NLC), PolicyLink and the Urban Land Institute (ULI) are convening today in Portland, Oregon to launch the first-ever Equitable Economic Development Fellowship. Six cities were chosen to participate in the inaugural year of the fellowship: Boston, Charlotte, Houston, Memphis, Milwaukee, and Minneapolis….
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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

View of the BB&T Center.   Photo courtesy of sunrisefl.gov.

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

Markthal, located in Rotterdam, Zuid Holland, Netherlands.

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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