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  • The Cost of Retrofitting Multifamily for Resilience

    July 31, 2014

    A new report from NYU’s Furman Center underscores the challenges of retrofitting New York City’s multifamily housing stock against the threat of rising sea levels.

  • Dimon, Isaacson among Keynote Speakers at ULI Fall Meeting

    July 31, 2014

    More than 7,000 of the world’s foremost leaders in the real estate and land use industries are expected to convene at the 2014 ULI Fall Meeting, set for October 21–23 at the Javits Center in New York City.

  • Celebrating the Kentlands’ 25th Anniversary

    July 30, 2014

    Reflecting on the past, present, and future of a revolutionary planned neotraditional community.

  • Factoring Transit Times into Development

    July 29, 2014

    When making decisions about where to develop their next residential or commercial project, real estate developers should factor in the actual transit times it takes their customers to carry out the tasks of daily living, transit consultant Jarrett Walker said at a presentation to ULI members and staff at the Institute’s Washington, D.C., headquarters.

  • Monday’s Numbers: July 28, 2014

    July 28, 2014

    A recent article described how yield-starved investors are turning their attention and buying power to riskier and riskier investments. And companies are taking full advantage, issuing more than $350 billion of bonds year-to-date, on pace to exceed last year’s record $447 billion of issuance.

  • Speakers Announced for ULI’s Building the Resilient City Conference

    July 28, 2014

    The ULI Urban Resilience Program will present the Building the Resilient City conference at the Hyatt Regency in San Francisco on September 4 and 5.

  • Seniors’ Housing Outlook

    July 28, 2014

    Demographic trends all but dictate that this will be a growth industry. What will satisfy the tastes and needs of discerning seniors?

  • Building for the Generations

    July 28, 2014

    In many–and sometimes surprising–ways, 55-and-older consumers are seeking the same housing amenities and lifestyles as their youngers.

  • Resilient Cities Challenge Looking for Next Candidates

    July 23, 2014

    Last December, the Rockefeller Foundation’s 100 Resilient Cities Challenge announced the first 32 cities selected in the program. The second round of the challenge has just opened.

  • Investors Retreat to Tier 1 Cities as Mainland China Experiences a Slowdown

    July 23, 2014

    As China’s real estate market experiences a slowdown, investors are retreating to Tier 1 cities, according to the Urban Land Institute’s Mainland China Cities Survey 2014. Investors remained confident of the prospects for the Tier 1 cities of Shanghai, Shenzen, Beijing, and Guangzhou.

  • ULI Global Awards for Excellence: Midtown Detroit

    July 22, 2014

    Detroit complete with new development, a focus on density and walkability, and a growing, diverse population.

  • ULX: Design for Aging

    July 21, 2014

    Ten facilities flout the institutional stereotypes of architecture for seniors.

  • Asia’s Investors Turning Attention to European Real Estate

    July 21, 2014

    Investors from China, Hong Kong, South Korea, Malaysia, and Singapore are leading a transformational change in European property markets that will have as much impact as the high-tech revolution, a group of experts said at the ULI Real Estate Trends Conference in London.

  • Monday’s Numbers: July 21, 2014

    July 21, 2014

    The Trepp survey for the week ending July 11, 2014, showed spreads widening +/–2 basis points as the financial markets tried to process the twin geopolitical upheavals that grabbed everyone’s attention last week.

  • NYU Program to Look for Solutions for Rising Inequality

    July 21, 2014

    Though New York City recently surpassed its own high-water mark with more than 4 million private sector jobs, the unemployment rate is well above the national average at 7.9 percent.

  • Behind the Scenes at Bloomberg’s Ideas Camp for Cities

    July 21, 2014

    The Bloomberg Philanthropies’ “Mayors’ Challenge” has been transferred to Europe this year with a grand prize of €5 million ($6.7 million) for the winning city.

  • Disruptive Forces in Real Estate

    July 21, 2014

    Domestically produced energy, 3-D printing, and devices that communicate with each other all have potential to change the environment for real estate.

  • How Cities Can Prepare for and Recover from Disaster: Ten Key Steps

    July 18, 2014

    Sir Bob Parker was mayorof New Zealand’s second-largest city, Christchurch, when it was devastated by a series of violent earthquakes in 2011.

  • Remembering James Goodell, Founding Chairman of ULI Los Angeles

    July 14, 2014

    James Goodell, the founding chairman of ULI Los Angeles and president of Public Private Ventures (PPV), a real estate and planning firm, died Sunday morning at his home in Pasadena, California, after a long battle with stomach cancer. In addition to his wife, Nancy, he is survived by his children Josh and Melissa, and five grandchildren.

  • Case Study: Masonvale at Virginia’s George Mason University

    July 14, 2014

    Employer-assisted rental housing helps attract faculty in a high-cost Washington, D.C., suburb.

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