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    June

  • 06-04-14

    Dangerous by Design: Where U.S. Pedestrians Are Least Safe

    In a new report by Smart Growth America, Dangerous by Design 2014 highlights the growing awareness of pedestrian safety issues.

  • 06-02-14

    Monday’s Numbers: June 2, 2014

    According to the Switzerland-based Institute for Management Development (IMD), Singapore has joined the United States and Switzerland as one of the top three most competitive nations, followed by Hong Kong, Sweden, and Germany.

  • 06-02-14

    How Coworking is Transforming the Office

    Coworking, in which entrepreneurs, startups, and even corporate small teams interact in an open office, is growing exponentially. In the process, it may transform land use.

  • 06-02-14

    Reimagining the Open Office

    Balancing the need for open spaces, collaboration, and privacy in the workplace of the future.

  • 06-02-14

    Housing Helps Make Colorado One of the Healthiest States

    Developers in Colorado—which has a statewide vacancy rate of just 4.5 percent—are responding to increased demands from millennials and baby boomers for housing focused on healthy and intergenerational living, said Patrick Coyle, director of the state’s housing division, at the closing general session of the ULI Housing Opportunity 2014 conference in Denver.

  • May

  • 05-30-14

    Dialogue: What’s Next for Incorporating Energy Efficiency

    Industry leaders with experience in North America, Europe, and Asia share the latest on building energy efficiency.

  • 05-30-14

    In Los Angeles, Mobility Corridors Would Magnify the Effect of TOD

    For the most part, transit-oriented developments, or TODs, remain individualized projects, planned in isolation from their surrounding communities.

  • 05-29-14

    Video: Would You Buy a Driverless Car With No Brakes?

    Following rumors about a venture capital round that would put Uber’s valuation at more than $10 billion, ULI senior visiting fellow Gabe Klein was on Bloomberg TV’s Street Smart to talk about Uber, car-free households, and other startups.

  • 05-27-14

    Monday’s Numbers: May 27, 2014

    The new generation of commercial mortgage–backed securities, referred to in industry parlance as “CMBS 2.0,” has seen its first defaults. According to Fitch Ratings, six conduit loans with a total balance of $54.1 million and three loans in agency transactions totaling $20.8 million went more than 60 days past due.

  • 05-23-14

    Video: Are Uber and AirBnb Worth $10 Billion Each?

    Following rumors about a venture capital round that would put Uber’s valuation at more than $10 billion, ULI senior visiting fellow Gabe Klein was on Bloomberg TV’s Street Smart to talk about Uber, car-free households, and other startups.