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    May

  • 05-05-14

    ULX: Medium-Tall Multifamily Housing

    Ten apartment and condominium buildings model mid-rise design strategies.

  • 05-05-14

    To Bid or Not to Bid?

    What dreams may come to cities that bid for Olympic rings?

  • 05-05-14

    Racing to Get Ready: Rio 2016 Olympics

    It is envisioned as one of the grandest parties in the Western Hemisphere—the 2016 Olympic Games in Brazil.

  • 05-05-14

    Park 20|20, Amsterdam: Born to Be Recycled

    Rented steel beams? They’re the start of a radically reconfigurable green office complex.

  • 05-05-14

    Tokyo Olympics: A City Examines Itself in Preparation for the 2020 Games

    In the Japanese capital, planning for the experience is as important as planning the infrastructure.

  • 05-05-14

    Carrots and Sticks Both Improve City’s Transportation Network

    Ok, so it’s impossible to achieve a perfect commute, let alone build a perfect city mobility system. But cities can still do a better job than they do now, and they can start by focusing on the “sticks” and “carrots” of transportation.

  • 05-02-14

    CEO Perspective: Change Agents—and Young Professionals

    One of ULI’s great strengths is the predictive nature of its work, helping members plan business strategies by identifying trends with stickiness—not just changes in design and development, but outside forces that will affect the built environment for decades to come.

  • 05-01-14

    Far Flung and Home Grown

    It is fitting that, as ULI prepares for the first time to venture outside the United States to hold one of its major annual gatherings—the Spring Meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia, beginning April 8—this issue of Urban Land has a thoroughly global streak.

  • April

  • 04-29-14

    Donovan Calls for Fannie and Freddie Reform

    The U.S. Congress might finally kill Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the two mortgage giants that still raise the capital for the vast majority of home loans.

  • 04-28-14

    Monday’s Numbers: April 28, 2014

    The Trepp survey for the week ending April 18, 2014, showed rates unchanged over the past two weeks. Every indication is that market participants are “going about their business,” i.e., borrowers are borrowing and lenders are lending.