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From Active Transportation to Assessed Value: Lessons from ULI's Small-Scale Development Forum
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From Active Transportation to Assessed Value: Lessons from ULI's Small-Scale Development Forum

Indianapolis has been leveraging active-transportation investments—primarily walking and biking—for both placemaking purposes and enhancing real...

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Playing Small Ball: Weaving Smaller, Multiuse Sports-Anchored Developments into Existing City Infrastructure
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Playing Small Ball: Weaving Smaller, Multiuse Sports-Anchored Developments into Existing City Infrastructure

In many cities, the recognizable and, in some cases, iconic profile of a stadium or sports arena is a familiar part of the urban skyline. But...

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Amazon's New Locations Reflect Ongoing Evolution of Urban Areas
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Amazon's New Locations Reflect Ongoing Evolution of Urban Areas

The redevelopment spurred by Amazon’s decision to open headquarters sites in Northern Virginia and Long Island City, New York, will reflect an...

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In Brief: Costs Rising but U.S. Office Vacancy Stable in Third Quarter
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In Brief: Costs Rising but U.S. Office Vacancy Stable in Third Quarter

The overall availability rate for U. S. office space was unchanged as of the end of the third quarter of 2018, remaining at 18.1 percent, according...

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Reshaping Atlanta’s Future with More Transit, Maintaining Affordability
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Reshaping Atlanta’s Future with More Transit, Maintaining Affordability

While the Atlanta region has grown dramatically in the last decade, the city’s traffic ranks as the eighth-most-congested among world cities...

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Planning for Equitable Transit-Oriented Development in Sacramento
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Planning for Equitable Transit-Oriented Development in Sacramento

A ULI Advisory Services panel toured South Sacramento, California, in September, meeting with more than 75 city and county officials, local...

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Investors Looking for Both Healthy Occupier Markets and New Asset Classes in Europe
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Investors Looking for Both Healthy Occupier Markets and New Asset Classes in Europe

The hunt for secure long-term income is driving European real estate investment as the industry hedges against potential interest rate increases...

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ULI Announces Hiring of Chief Advancement Officer of ULI Foundation
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ULI Announces Hiring of Chief Advancement Officer of ULI Foundation

ULI has named J. Phillip Horne, former chief development officer of George Washington University’s Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, as the...

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Solutions for America’s Crisis in Nonluxury Housing: ULI Product Councils Collaborate to Move the Needle
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Solutions for America’s Crisis in Nonluxury Housing: ULI Product Councils Collaborate to Move the Needle

A first-time gathering of product council members within the Urban Land Institute—councils focused on multifamily housing and affordable and...

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Small Town, Big Need:  Making Multifamily Projects Work in Smaller Communities of the Pacific Northwest
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Small Town, Big Need: Making Multifamily Projects Work in Smaller Communities of the Pacific Northwest

Housing affordability has become one of the most talked-about land use issues in virtually every major urban center in North America. Less focus...

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Two Developers Leverage Art and Placemaking in Miami
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Two Developers Leverage Art and Placemaking in Miami

Perhaps it is no coincidence that both Craig Robins, president and chief executive officer of real estate development company Dacra, and Kieran...

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Latin America Continues to Be Growth Opportunity for Mid-Market Retailers
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Latin America Continues to Be Growth Opportunity for Mid-Market Retailers

While 93.1 percent of all retail sales in Latin America are still made in-store, savvy retailers are increasingly exploring opportunities to merge...

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Medical Tourism and Retail Driving Live/Work Development across the San Diego–Tijuana Border
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Medical Tourism and Retail Driving Live/Work Development across the San Diego–Tijuana Border

Medical tourism and binational retail centers are among the myriad opportunities presented by property surrounding the San Diego–Tijuana border...

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Building with Big Data and High Tech
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Building with Big Data and High Tech

Accompanying the well-documented renaissance of cities in the past decade is a revolution in technology that can change the way developers, owners,...

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Five Projects Helping Make the Case for More Urban Open Space
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Five Projects Helping Make the Case for More Urban Open Space

The Case for Open Space, a new report from the ULI Center for Sustainability and Economic Performance, makes the business case for real estate...

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Building on Cleveland’s Health District with Opportunity Zones
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Building on Cleveland’s Health District with Opportunity Zones

Developers and city leaders of Cleveland are considering how to redevelop a 400-acre (162 ha) neighborhood to the southeast of the downtown...

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How Tampa Turned Around
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How Tampa Turned Around

For decades, Tampa, Florida, was a city that got no respect. One magazine called it “a hot urban mess.” Studies of U. S. cities routinely listed it...

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Amenities, Diversity Are Key Ingredients of Innovation Communities
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Amenities, Diversity Are Key Ingredients of Innovation Communities

There is no “secret sauce” vital to creating an innovation community, but certain ingredients are necessary, ULI members were told during the 2018...

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Developers Need to Pay Better Attention to Age-Based Demographic Trends
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Developers Need to Pay Better Attention to Age-Based Demographic Trends

From the increasing urbanization of emerging nations in Africa to the graying of the U. S. population, demographic shifts will have a major impact...

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Addressing the “Missing Middle” in the Housing Market
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Addressing the “Missing Middle” in the Housing Market

Addressing the lack of affordable housing for the middle class is one of the biggest opportunities—and sources of frustration—for homebuilders,...

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Strategic Use Is Difference between Data as Distraction or Contributor to Bottom Line
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Strategic Use Is Difference between Data as Distraction or Contributor to Bottom Line

Technological innovations ranging from sophisticated sensors to algorithms that sift through mountains of operational data to extract new insights...

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Does Leadership Matter in the Emerging 'Gig' Economy?
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Does Leadership Matter in the Emerging 'Gig' Economy?

In an emerging “gig” economy, with each individual developing his or own brand, does leadership still matter? At the ULI Fall Meeting in Boston,...

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Developing Blockchain Technology Has Potential to Aid Real Estate Transactions
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Developing Blockchain Technology Has Potential to Aid Real Estate Transactions

Despite all the hype about blockchain, in which databases exist in the form of encrypted copies distributed across many users, it has not yet...

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Boston Mayor Martin Walsh Cites Need for Housing, Infrastructure
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Boston Mayor Martin Walsh Cites Need for Housing, Infrastructure

In a wide-ranging discussion about Boston’s progress and continuing challenges, Mayor Martin Walsh called on developers and other real estate...

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Innovative Affordable and Workforce Housing Developments and Policies Recognized by ULI Terwilliger Center for Housing through 2018 Kemp, Larson Awards
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Innovative Affordable and Workforce Housing Developments and Policies Recognized by ULI Terwilliger Center for Housing through 2018 Kemp, Larson Awards

Avenue Place/Avenue Terrace in Houston; Clybourn 1200 in Chicago; Keauhou Lane in Honolulu; Conway Center in Washington, D. C.; and Harbor Place...

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Promoting Diversity and Inclusion Benefits Communities—and the Bottom Line
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Promoting Diversity and Inclusion Benefits Communities—and the Bottom Line

Real estate companies are in a uniquely powerful position to promote diversity and inclusiveness, both within their own workforces and in the...

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Walkability Now May Outweigh Transit Access in Valuing Location
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Walkability Now May Outweigh Transit Access in Valuing Location

Ride-hailing services and autonomous vehicles are already starting to change the economic formulas for transit-oriented development (TOD), a panel...

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Artist, Planner Theaster Gates Is 2018 Recipient of ULI J.C. Nichols Prize for Visionaries in Urban Development
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Artist, Planner Theaster Gates Is 2018 Recipient of ULI J.C. Nichols Prize for Visionaries in Urban Development

Internationally acclaimed artist and urban planner Theaster Gates, whose rise to prominence began with his use of art and culture to revive...

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Getting Ahead of the Market
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Getting Ahead of the Market

In Boston, the price of homes within a quarter mile of a Starbucks jumped by more than 171 percent between 1997 and 2014, 45 percentage points more...

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Two Developers Share Their Path to Transformational Projects
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Two Developers Share Their Path to Transformational Projects

A pair of developers, one trained as a lawyer and the other as a scientist, during a recent ULI Kansas City event shared the paths that led them to...

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