California’s Governor Brown sounded stern warnings that California’s much-touted recovery is sure to end and that the state will have to make tough decision on climate change, development, and infrastructure speaking at the ULI Fall Meeting.
By most measures, the U.S. economy remains strong, and the Federal Reserve is likely to begin increasing interest rates before the end of the year, John C. Williams, president of the San Francisco Federal Reserve, told ULI Trustees during the Institute’s Fall Meeting.
Women account for only 14 percent of CEOs in the real estate sector and tend to run smaller companies.
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, and other resilience strategies not only to protect their properties, but also to create value for their developments, according to Returns on Resilience: The Business Case, released by the Urban Land Institute.
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 because 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.
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.
Impressive employment growth is the story behind Dallas/Forth Worth area’s rise to the top of this year’s survey (it ranked number five last year), according to Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2016, copublished by PwC US and the Urban Land Institute.
Speaking at the ULI Fall Meeting in San Francisco, Airbnb cofounder Brian Chesky said he doesn’t see the company as a direct competitor to hotels, as its lodging shares often are located in residential neighborhoods rather than the downtown locations that hotels favor.
San Francisco Bay area residents are well satisfied with their lifestyle. But housing and traffic issues could change that.
Competitions, as television programming has shown us, usually extract reliable entertainment from participants in return for the mere promise of exposure.