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  • 11-10-14

    The Ripple Effects of Higher-Quality Housing

    Through both evidence and anecdotes, panelists at the “How Housing Matters”conference provided further insight into the pivotal role that housing plays in people’s lives.

  • 11-07-14

    Building Healthier and Never Going Back

    How do you create built environments that actually improve health? Panelists at the ULI Fall Meeting said that successes in improving health need to be shared while meeting financial and investment objectives. “Once you see these principles at work, it makes such an impact that there’s no going back,” said Susan Powers, president, Urban Ventures LLC.

  • 11-07-14

    E-Commerce vs. Brick-and-Mortar Stores: Who’s Really Winning?

    On the day that Target announced free shipping for all online orders placed during the 2014 holiday season, a 2014 ULI Fall Meeting panel discussed who is “really winning” market share in retail: brick-and-mortar or online stores? According to research presented by the panelists, the current situation is a win-win for both camps.

  • 11-07-14

    Denser Suburbs Drawing Homebuyers with Walkable Town Centers

    Master-planned communities and suburban models that once dominated homebuilding are shifting to include walkable, compact town centers.

  • 11-07-14

    Creating Healthier Food and Beverage Experiences in Retail

    At the ULI Fall Meeting, panelists discussed the shifting role of food and beverage offerings at retail centers. With more and more purchases occurring online, panelists explained how food has emerged as the big draw from Australia to New York City.

  • 11-07-14

    ULI Minnesota Initiative Honored with Impact Award

    The Minnesota chapter of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) has been selected as the 2014 winner of the ULI Impact Award, an honor given annually to a district or national council that has catalyzed an exceptional example of impact, or a positive change in the design and development of its community.

  • 11-04-14

    Three Case Studies Combining Office Development With Placemaking

    As panelists demonstrated at the 2014 ULI Fall Meeting, owners and developers are generating new demand for office space by repositioning entire neighborhoods and developing new mixed-use buildings to meet the needs of office users.

  • 11-04-14

    Added Dimensionality in the Modern Workspace

    Prevailing modes of workplace organization have and continue to be upended by new enterprises, designers, and clients, according to panelists at the 2014 ULI Fall Meeting in New York City.

  • 11-04-14

    Housing and Health: From Research to Real Deals

    Panelists advocated for policies leading to healthier lives, built on a platform of affordable, green, and community-oriented housing at the 2014 ULI Fall Meeting in New York City.

  • 11-04-14

    MPCs Are Bouncing Back, Adding Health and a Sense of Place

    Panelists at the ULI Fall Meeting session discussed what’s selling in master-planned communities and how to attract buyers with healthy and hip amenities that create a unique sense of character and place.