I am very pleased to report that ULI’s recent Spring Meeting in Vancouver was an extraordinary success.
A resilience-themed ULI Advisory Services panels in Portland and South Portland focused on making the two cities’ waterfronts resilient in the face of climate change.
The Trepp survey for the week ended May 23 showed spreads widening about 4 basis points; fast forward one week and the survey (dated May 30) show spreads coming in at 4+/- basis points. The implied ten-year commercial real estate mortgage rate for institutional properties remains in a range around 4 percent.
Inside the brokerage giant’s new WELL-certified commercial office space.
After the recession, governments across the United States rethought TIF.
Experts discuss the influences of high-tech companies’ preference for “cool” spaces, younger workers’ desire for collaborative and flexible work environments, the shrinking of individual workspaces and increase in amenities, and the future of the office.
Once again, ULI will crowdsource a session for this year’s Fall Meeting in New York City. Using the ULI Meeting Idea Generator, participants can suggest topics and vote for their favorites. In 2013, a panel on the use of micro-units and the shared economy was named the winner.
In a new report by Smart Growth America, Dangerous by Design 2014 highlights the growing awareness of pedestrian safety issues.
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.
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.