Development

Chicago Area Selected as Study Site for 2017 ULI Hines Student Competition

An area adjacent to the North Branch of the Chicago River has been selected as the study site in the 15th annual ULI Hines Student Competition.

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ULX: 10 Feats of Engineering

Ten innovative structural designs enhance the aesthetics and functionality of buildings and bridges.

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Access to Public Spaces, Waterfront Locations Driving Healthy Luxury Condo Market in South Florida

Amid reports that U.S. luxury condo sales are slowing, many developers and real estate speculators are wondering whether Miami is perched on the edge of another recession. Or will it remain one of the world’s strongest condo markets?

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Survey data showing disconnect between concerns of aging seniors and their adult children presented at a recent ULI Mainland China conference. (Watermark)

The Growing Need for Senior Housing in China

Though still in its infancy, the senior housing market in China has attracted the interest of major domestic institutions and foreign players alike. However, Chinese retirees’ requirements are subtly different from those of U.S. seniors, said delegates at the recent ULI Chinese Mainland Winter Meeting, held in Shanghai.

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Recent Articles

  • Capitalizing on TOD

    December 8, 2016

    As the Denver metropolitan area has topped 3 million residents, potentially accelerating toward 4 million, a sustainable land use template for future mobility and economic, social, and environmental health is emerging within the framework of the 122-mile (196 km) FasTracks rail and bus rapid transit network, which includes expansion with five new transit lines this year. A ULI Colorado event in early November attracted participants from Colorado and beyond to tour various transit-oriented development sites and hear about lessons learned and future trends.

  • Global Awards for Excellence: Denver Union Station

    By connecting the Denver metropolitan area with the rest of Colorado—and the world—through multiple modes of transportation, Denver Union Station has transformed a vacant neighborhood and created a global touchstone for large-scale mixed-use projects.

  • In Print: Slum Health: From the Cell to the Street

    In Slum Health, University of California, Berkeley, professors Jason Corburn and Lee Riley show that poor health in slums cannot be addressed separately from the social conditions that bring it about.

  • Global Awards for Excellence: Devon Energy Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

    December 5, 2016

    Devon Energy Center is a corporate headquarters highlighted by a 50-story skyscraper that creates a focal point for the company and for Oklahoma City by integrating civic-scaled spaces as a vital component of its overall development.

  • Splitting Makes It Whole

    November 30, 2016

    An architect splits an apartment complex in a small metropolitan town in the Pacific Northwest to capture views and make units private, urbane, and whole.

  • Making the Investment Case for Smarter Urban Growth

    November 22, 2016

    Compact, well-connected urban development can create vibrant cities that are more competitive, inclusive, and resilient and that have lower carbon footprints.

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