Monthly Archives: May 2015

Welcome to the Mentorship Class of 2015

The ULI Chicago 2015 Mentorship Program announced sixteen pairings of Proteges and Mentors for the fourth year of the popular program for young professionals.  The Kick-Off event, held last month, was the first of four gatherings through the end of the year.  The Mentorship Program is designed to foster an exchange of professional ideas, friendship, and expertise between young real estate professionals and industry veterans.  We extend a sincere thank you to our Mentors who are dedicating their time and talent to our young professionals. Welcome Class of 2015 Eric Anderson, Chicago Title Insurance … Read More

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America in 2015 – ULI takes the pulse of the country

America in 2015 is a national survey of Americans’ preferences and priorities regarding their communities, housing, and transportation, as well as their priorities for and barriers around healthy communities and lifestyles. ULI conducted the survey to illuminate a core question for every American: what do we want in our communities? The survey describes a nation where generally high levels of overall satisfaction partially mask differences in preferences and perceptions depending on demographic cohort, economic standing, community characteristics, and racial/ethnic background. This second edition of the survey was conducted by ULI’s Building Healthy Places Initiative … Read More

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Woodstock Panel Recommendations Presented at Public Meeting

Panel members from the Woodstock Technical Assistance Panel (TAP) presented their recommendations on possible reuse of the Old McHenry County Courthouse and Sheriff’s House to an audience of stakeholders, local leaders and the general public in late April. The panel’s recommendations were based on a two-day panel that took place in March.  Read more about the Woodstock Panel Local news coverage provides details, feedback and public reaction to the panel’s recommendations.  A written report from the panel is forthcoming. Real Estate Panel Makes Recommendations for Woodstock Square’s Old Courthouse, Woodstock Independent, April 2015 Higher … Read More

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Spend a Day with ULI Chicago’s UD/MUC Blue Flight Council

ULI Chicago’s Urban Development/Mixed Use Council (UD/MUC) Blue Flight hosted an all-day event on April 23rd which was the second in a three-part series for 2015.  This local version of the National Product Council program is new to ULI Chicago and consists of over 70 ULI Members, in two Flights, from a diverse cross-section of the real estate industry.  The CPC format offers a unique opportunity for members to engage in an ongoing conversation about real estate, redevelopment, and land use trends with their peers and offers access to leading industry professionals.   Learn more about Chicago’s … Read More

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