ULI Announces Winners of the 2015 Jack Kemp Excellence In Affordable And Workforce Housing Award and 2015 Robert C. Larson Housing Policy Leadership Award

Charlesview Residences and Town Homes at Brighton Mills, Brighton, Massachusetts

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) Terwilliger Center for Housing has announced the winners of the annual ULI Housing Awards. Winners for both the Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Award and the Robert C. Larson Workforce Housing Policy Award, selected by jury of renowned housing experts, were honored today at ULI’s Fall Meeting in San Francisco….
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Parks in Oklahoma City and Foshan, China Selected as Winners of the 2015 ULI Urban Open Space Award

Thousand Lantern Lake Park System, Foshan, GuangDong, China

Two urban parks—one in Oklahoma City, the other in Foshan, China—have been selected as winners of this year’s Urban Land Institute (ULI) Urban Open Space Award. Myriad Gardens in Oklahoma City and Thousand Lantern Lake Park System in Foshan, Guangdong, China were honored today at the ULI Fall Meeting in San Francisco….
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New ULI Report, Bay Area In 2015, Suggests Bay Area at Risk of Losing Millennials Due to High Housing Costs, Quality of Life Concerns

BayArea Cover

A new report from the Urban Land Institute, Bay Area in 2015, suggests that the San Francisco metropolitan region is at risk of losing Millennials in the years ahead, as high housing costs are making them increasingly skeptical about their ability to eventually move into homes in neighborhoods with the high livability attributes they desire….
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New Report From ULI Highlights Financial Returns for Real Estate Developers and Owners Who Invest in Climate Resiliency Measures

Return on Resilience: The Business Case

As climate change poses greater financial risks to real estate in the form of near-term extreme weather events and longer-term impacts like sea-level rise, developers and owners are increasingly investing in new infrastructure and technologies, innovative design and construction methods as well as other resiliency strategies to not only protect their properties, but to create value for their developments, according to Returns on Resilience: The Business Case, released today by the Urban Land Institute (ULI)….
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Acceleration of Small Business Job Growth is Altering U.S. Commercial Real Estate Industry, Says New PwC US and ULI Forecast


The commercial real estate industry is increasingly focused on the needs of small firms employing fewer than 50 people where job growth is outpacing larger firms by nearly five to one, according to Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2016, co-published by PwC US and the Urban Land Institute (ULI).

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ULI Names 2015 Global Awards for Excellence Winners


SAN FRANCISCO (October 6, 2015)—Ten real estate developments have been selected as winners of the 2015 Urban Land Institute (ULI) Global Awards for Excellence, widely recognized as one of the land use industry’s most prestigious award programs. This year’s winners—five in North America, three in Europe, and two in Asia—were honored today at the ULI Fall Meeting in San Francisco….
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New Report from ULI Recommends Strategies to Spur Advancement of Women to Top-Level Positions in the U.S. Real Estate Industry


A new report from the Urban Land Institute (ULI), Women in Leadership in the Real Estate and Land Use Industry, recommends strategies to help women advance to executive-level positions within the real estate industry and overcome the still-existent challenge of gender inequality….
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San Francisco’s Benchmarking Ordinance Requiring Commercial Buildings To Disclose Energy Data Shows Major Reduction In Energy Use And An Opportunity To Save Millions in Energy Costs


Energy consumption by commercial properties in San Francisco has declined significantly since 2011 after the implementation of San Francisco’s Existing Commercial Buildings Energy Performance Ordinance, according to a new report released today from the Urban Land Institute Greenprint Center for Building Performance (Greenprint). The report is the result of a collaboration between Greenprint and the San Francisco Department of the Environment….
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