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ULI Chicago News

Winnetka Plan Commission/Zoning Board Discuss...


April 14, 2014 – Winnetka Talk – Plan commission, zoning board to look at Winnetka overlay district After reviewing several recommendations regarding the village’s retail overlay district, the Winnetka Village Council passed those recommendations to their lower boards for further discussion. The Urban Land Institute’s … Read More

Quality of Infrastructure is a Top Deal Maker...


ULI PRESS RELEASE VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA (April 9, 2014) – The quality of infrastructure systems—including transportation, utilities, and telecommunications—is the most important factor influencing real estate investment and development decisions in cities around the world, according to a survey of public sector and private sector … Read More

Longtime ULI Member, Marshall Bennett, Profiled...

Marshall Bennett

Marshall Bennett has been a member of ULI since 1962 and is a past recipient of the ULI Chicago Lifetime Achievement Award.  The Chicago Sun-Times recently profiled his long and illustrious real estate career. April 11, 2014 – Chicago Sun-Times – The Sitdown: Marshall Bennett, … Read More

ULI Spring Meeting Catch Up


Day Two of the ULI Spring Meeting opened with the release of Building for Wellness:  The Business Case.  The report, prepared as part of ULI’s Building Healthy Places initiative, examines the investment payback on incorporating amenities that promote health and wellness, how developers have pursued this objective, … Read More