Monthly Archives: April 2012

Welcome to the New ULI Chicago Website

ULI Chicago has just launched their new website.  An official announcement will be released later in the week but for now we hope you enjoy the new look and feel.  Explore.  Learn.  And let us know what you think!

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YL Mentorship Program Announces Class of 2012

ULI Chicago kicked off the 2012 YL Mentorship Program on April 25th with 15 pairings connecting Young Leader members with ULI real estate industry veterans. Proteges and Mentors will meet at three more formal gatherings through the end of the year.  We look forward to checking in with our Proteges and learning more about their experiences as the program gets underway. Learn more about the YL Mentorship Program Congratulations to the Class of 2012 Matt Adams, Charter One Adam Dontz, LakeStar Advisors Collin Glancy, BMO Capital Markets Connell Hasten, Guggenheim … Read More

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Chicago Infrastructure Trust Passes But Debate Continues Around Unanswered Question: Who Benefits?

April 24, 2012 – HuffPost Chicago – Chicago Infrastructure Trust passed Chicago City Council (41-7) but will taxpayers or private corporations benefit? Read full article

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Urban Land Institute Chicago Announces 2012 Vision Awards Finalists

ULI CHICAGO PRESS RELEASE Urban Land Institute Chicago Announces 2012 Vision Awards Finalists – Recognizing Visionary Developments, Programs and Young Leaders in the Land Use and Development Fields Winners will be announced at the Vision Awards event, June 6, 2012 at the Bridgeport Art Center, Chicago Chicago – (April 18, 2012) Twenty-two projects, programs, and young professionals were named as finalists in the 2012 ULI Chicago Vision Awards, the district council’s newest recognition program. Winners will be announced at the 2012 Vision Awards, June 6, 2012, 6 – 8pm, Bridgeport … Read More

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HUD touts Pullman redevelopment

April 17, 2012 – Chicago Tribune – Shaun Donovan, secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, praises the redevelopment of the Pullman Wheelworks Apartments underway now. Read full article

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ULI Member, Teri Frankiewicz comments on the Community Development Outlook

April 16, 2012 – Urban Land – Members of ULI’s Community Development Council speak about the impact of the slow economy, the increased appeal of smaller sites in denser locations, consumers’ current amenity preferences, the impact of ethnic and demographic changes, and the rising demand for housing that can accommodate multiple generations.  ULI Chicago Advisory Board Member and ULI Trustee, Teri Frankiewicz, shares her outlook. Read full article

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With an eye on the future, Joliet looks at U.S. Steel, old prison development

April 1, 2012 – Herald News – ULI Chicago’s recent Joliet Correctional Center TAP is highlighted. Read full article

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