ULI, Centre for Liveable Cities to Renew Commitment to Work Together to Create Better Communities


The Urban Land Institute (ULI) has renewed its Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Centre for Liveable Cities (CLC) in Singapore. The agreement, signed this week at the 2014 World Cities Summit in Singapore, recognizes the continuation of a collaborative effort between ULI and the CLC to bring together the best ideas and practices that support efforts in building liveable cities that are dynamic, vibrant, cohesive and sustainable….
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Urban Land Institute and Other Land Use, Urban Planning, and Real Estate Organizations Announce Commitment to Promote Resilient Planning and Building Materials


The Urban Land Institute and other organizations representing the land use, urban planning and real estate industry have announced a commitment to promote resilience in contemporary planning, building materials, design, construction and operational techniques as the solution to making the nation’s aging infrastructure more safe and secure….
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World’s Top Real Estate Leaders to Convene at New York City’s Javits Center for ULI’s 2014 Fall Meeting, Set for October 21-23


More than 7,000 of the world’s foremost leaders in the real estate and land use industry will convene at the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) 2014 Fall Meeting, set for October 21-23 at the Javits Center in New York City. ULI is a global research and education institute dedicated to responsible land use and building thriving, sustainable communities….
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What’s Next? – The Dynamics of The Future: Gain Insights Into Latest Real Estate Industry Trends at ULI’s Asia Pacific Summit May 20-22 in Hong Kong


The impact of technology, innovation, and the global economy on cities and real estate, will be the core theme discussed by over 500 global industry leaders at the third annual ULI Asia Pacific Summit later this month. Entitled “What’s Next? – The Dynamics of the Future”, this year’s summit will take place between 20-22 May at the Grand Hyatt in Hong Kong….
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Parks in Columbus, Tulsa, Dallas, Santa Fe and Cincinnati are Finalists for the ULI 2014 Urban Open Space Award

2014 Urban Open Space Award Finalist: Railyard Park + Plaza in Santa Fe, New Mexico

Five finalists have been announced for this year’s Urban Land Institute (ULI) Urban Open Space Award, an annual competition that recognizes outstanding examples of successful large- and small-scale public spaces that have socially enriched and revitalized the economy of their surrounding communities….
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New ULI Publication Documents the Economic Benefits of Developing Healthy Places


The economic benefits of building healthy places are outlined in a new publication from the Urban Land Institute (ULI) – Building for Wellness: The Business Case. Released this week at the ULI Spring Meeting in Vancouver, the report examines the investment payback on incorporating amenities that promote health and wellness, how developers have pursued this objective, and the resulting market response….
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Canadian Cities Take the Top Spots in Grosvenor’s Resilient Cities Research; US Cities Rank Top in Adaptability


A report released today by Grosvenor’s research team suggests that Canadian cities could be the best bet for long-term real estate investment, with Toronto, Vancouver and Calgary taking the first, second and third spots respectively. The research ranks 50 of the world’s top cities according to their resilience: a product of their environmental and social vulnerability and adaptive capacity, which covers community, infrastructure, resources, environmental and climatic factors….
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