Monthly Archives: May 2014

Register Now – ULI Public/Private Partnership Conference, Detroit, June 25-26, 2014

Dan Gilbert, founder and chairman of Rock Ventures LLC, and founder and chairman of Quicken Loans Inc., will be the opening keynote speaker for ULI’s conference, Public/Private Partnerships: Best Practices and New Opportunities. Register today to join public and private sector leaders who are making public/private partnerships work.  Learn more Public/Private Partnerships:  Best Practices and New Opportunities June 25–26, 2014 Westin Book Cadillac, Detroit, MI Conference Details Through candid conversations with developers and public officials, you will: Learn what works and what doesn’t. Get practical how-to advice that you can … Read More

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ULI Young Leaders Explore Miami During Leadership Exchange

On May 15th and 16th, Young Leaders from Miami, Philadelphia, Washington, DC, New York, Chicago, and New Orleans, gathered in Miami to participate in the 9th annual YL Leadership Exchange. Attendees experienced a day and a half tour of exciting projects throughout Miami, including the Lincoln Road shopping district in South Beach, the Brickell City Center, The Grove at Grand Bay, luxury condominium towers in Coconut Grove, the Perez Art Museum, and the Wynwood Arts District. While the Exchange got off to a rocky start with a severe tropical rain storm … Read More

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Harper Court Featured in Upcoming Member Only Webinar – Register Today

MEMBER ONLY WEBINAR – Developing Urban Mixed-Use Properties and New Urban Neighborhoods: Three Case Studies ULI is offering a free webinar series exclusively for its members featuring findings from three of the latest ULI Case Studies. This webinar is the first in a new series that will occur quarterly. WHEN: Thursday, June 5, 2014 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. CST WHAT: The opportunities for redevelopment and reuse of underutilized sites in central cities are increasing as urban environments continue to attract both businesses and residents, but many challenges and obstacles … Read More

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ULI Expert Panel to Discuss Economic Development in Lake County – May 15, 2014

  Join the Lake County Municipal League (LCML) for a panel discussion on trends and opportunities in economic development in Lake County.   A panel of ULI experts will discuss: What are the driving factors to spur development? How can municipalities capitalize their existing assets to see development through while meeting the objectives of their community? Panelists: Lance Ramella, SVP, John Burns Real Estate Consulting Tim Beechick, Senior Partner, Hamilton Partners Bridget Lane, Director, Business Districts, Incorporated Michael Blue, Principal, Teska Associates Thursday, May 15, 2014 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm … Read More

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Winnetka TAPs Continue to Bring Positive Changes

May 5, 2014 – Trib Local Winnetka & Northfield – Hubbard Woods to get two new additions The Hubbard Woods business district in Winnetka soon will welcome two new neighbors, with national retailers Jos. A. Bank and Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt expected to set up shop in the coming months. Brian Norkus, the village’s assistant director of community development, said that the men’s clothing retailer is expected to open a store in July at 1070 Gage Street in a roughly 3,100-square-foot site that formerly was occupied by BMO Harris Bank. … Read More

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