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  • 07-21-14

    ULX: Design for Aging

    Ten facilities flout the institutional stereotypes of architecture for seniors.

  • 07-21-14

    Asia’s Investors Turning Attention to European Real Estate

    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.

  • 07-21-14

    Monday’s Numbers: 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.

  • 07-21-14

    NYU Program to Look for Solutions for Rising Inequality

    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.

  • 07-21-14

    Behind the Scenes at Bloomberg’s Ideas Camp for Cities

    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.

  • 07-21-14

    Disruptive Forces in Real Estate

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

  • 07-18-14

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

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

  • 07-15-14

    Healthy Messages from the Terwilliger Housing Opportunity Conference

    Since the launch of ULI’s Building Healthy Places Initiative a year ago, one of the most important lessons we have learned is the extent to which the work of our members influences all aspects of how well people live—in terms of both physical and mental health.

  • 07-15-14

    Beyond Golf and Water Aerobics

    One of my many fond memories of my grand­father is of him, in his late 80s, protecting my cousin, Kathleen, by killing a garden snake that he thought was threatening her.

  • 07-14-14

    Remembering James Goodell, Founding Chairman of ULI Los Angeles

    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.