The Lowline: A Park Beneath the Hustle and Bustle of New York

Dan Barasch is the co-founder and executive director of the Lowline, a proposed park beneath the streets of New York City—in the old Williamsburg Bridge Trolley Terminal. In use from 1908 to 1948, the terminal is long abandoned. The Lowline will be a one-acre park in a neighborhood where green space is hard to come by.

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A Hong Kong Developer’s Vision for Miami

Built on land acquired during the Great Recession, Swire’s Brickell City Centre could transform downtown Miami.

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Product Council Insight: Outlook for Redevelopment and Reuse

Members of ULI’s Redevelopment and Reuse Council discuss the increased importance of redevelopment and reuse, useful tools for these kinds of projects, the roles of public/private partnerships and anchor institutions, and other trends.

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What’s Next for Multigenerational Housing and Intergenerational Communities?

In spring 2013, the leadership of two ULI product councils—the Senior Housing Council and the Community Development Council—came together on the idea of exploring an issue that was becoming increasingly important among their council members: intergenerational living.

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