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  • 09-08-20

    Accelerating the Demand for Proptech in the Asia Pacific Region

    ULI MEMBER–ONLY CONTENT: The global COVID-19 pandemic promises to accelerate the adoption of property technology (proptech), which lies at the intersection of the roughly $230 trillion global property sector and the nearly $3.4 trillion global technology sector, speakers said in early September during the virtual ULI Asia Pacific REimagine conference.

  • 09-03-20

    Confronting COVID-19: New Modules for Healthy Building Certifications

    As more commercial properties work to reopen safely during the COVID-19 pandemic, independent healthy building certifications developed in response to the coronavirus are increasingly being sought by building owners, managers, and tenants seeking to assure building users that their spaces are safe to enter and occupy. The leading healthy building certification systems, WELL and Fitwel, have developed new certification modules.

  • August

  • 08-17-20

    What U.S. Consumers Are Saying about the Shifting Demand for Housing

    ULI MEMBER–ONLY CONTENT: With more Americans working, taking classes online, and, of course, quarantining in their homes, one study looks at the changing needs and preferences of owners and renters alike.

  • 08-17-20

    UL10: Recreation Facilities

    Ten venues provide places for community members to gather, play, compete, learn, and enhance wellness.

  • 08-10-20

    Beyond the Pandemic: The Importance of Social Value in Development

    Demonstrating social value and the impact of real estate on a community is becoming more integrated into the decision-making and investment strategies for real estate. During a ULI Europe webinar, panelists said that the biggest challenge was addressing how the multifaceted nature of social impact can be measured accurately.

  • 08-10-20

    Product Council Outlook for Recreational Development

    ULI MEMBER–ONLY CONTENT: How is the recreational development industry navigating the COVID-19 pandemic and other sea changes of contemporary times?

  • 08-03-20

    Developing for Leisure: How to Relax in a New World

    ULI Member-only Content: Distinguished placemakers discuss how resort and recreation developments can adapt to consumers’ changing priorities.

  • 08-03-20

    How China’s Real Estate Industry Will Continue to Evolve Post-Pandemic

    Industry experts from around the world convened both online and in person at the 2020 ULI China Mainland Summer Meeting in July. While many speakers were bullish overall, opinions were mixed on traditional office and retail as the economy recovers from the global pandemic.

  • July

  • 07-27-20

    Using Data to Drive Modernization for Next-Level Portfolio and Asset Resilience in Commercial Real Estate

    Many owners have already picked off the low-hanging fruit of installing LEDs, and upgrading equipment where budgets allow. Modernization—and specifically, the ability to leverage tools to take a deeper, more granular dive and capture more operational data—is allowing owners to identify hidden inefficiencies, reduce energy use, and boost net operating income.

  • June

  • 06-23-20

    Rethinking Resilient Cities around the Globe

    Recently, ULI Europe conducted a webinar to discuss how city resilience should be redefined around the world in light of the COVID-19 pandemic in addition to the rising tides threatening coastal cities, touching on research that ULI is contributing to on how five cities around the world are preparing for sea rise and other climate change impacts.