• Retail Initiative

    What does retail development need to survive and thrive in the 21st century? A key question being addressed in ULI Chicago's two-year Retail Initiative. Read More

  • Join and Save $50

    ULI is its members—delivering the mission, shaping the future of the real estate and land use industry, and creating thriving communities around the globe. Become a member in June to receive $50 off membership with promo code DCMEM50! Offer excludes student memberships and expires June 30. Read More

  • Young Visionary Award

    The Young Visionary Award recognizes outstanding young leaders in the land use and development fields. These younger professionals set the bar for career advancement, goal-setting, community service and a strong commitment to ULI’s principles of land use. The YV Award is part of the annual … Read More

  • Vision Awards Winners

    Congratulations to our 2018 Vision Awards winners! Click on each winner below to learn more about them. PROGRAM CATEGORY Greenbrook Tanglewood Neighborhood Revitalization | Hanover Park IFF Home First | Greater Chicago Area & Peoria, IL PROJECT CATEGORY Bold Design Solution:  150 N. Riverside | … Read More

ULI Chicago News

The Group that TAPS Together Stays Together…

In summer of 2016, ULI Chicago convened a Technical Assistance Panel (TAP) to help the Village of Gurnee create a plan to reinvigorate East Grand Avenue.  The TAP team included planners, developers, architects, financiers, market researchers and economic development specialists, all members of ULI Chicago. … Read More

Brittani Sanders | 2018 ULI Spring Meeting…

In Part 2 of our two-part series, Brittani Sanders, one of our 2017-18 Kahan Fellows, shares her musings and major takeaways from the 2018 ULI Spring Meeting in Detroit. Each year, ULI Chicago’s Jeffrey Kahan Fellowship recipients attend the ULI Fall and Spring Meetings, gaining valuable … Read More

Julie Heigel | 2018 ULI Spring Meeting Recap:…

In Part 1 of our two-part series, Julie Heigel, one of our 2017-18 Kahan Fellows, shares her musings and major takeaways from the 2018 ULI Spring Meeting in Detroit. Each year, ULI Chicago’s Jeffrey Kahan Fellowship recipients attend the ULI Fall and Spring Meetings, gaining valuable … Read More

WLI Launches Breakthrough Series

ULI Chicago’s Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI) created a new program series called the “WLI Breakthrough Series”.  The Series was established to highlight the accomplishments of women in the Chicago CRE market, while facilitating meaningful discussions and networking opportunities, both with the guest speaker as well … Read More