Monthly Archives: May 2017

ULI is its Members

You deliver on our mission. You enhance our communities. You shape the future of our industry. We wanted to know how we could make an even greater impact and provide an even better experience for members. You told us how important ULI is to you and what could be improved. We have listened and we have made substantial changes. Fundamentally, this means more opportunities for more members. Watch the full video to see how we are improving the ULI experience. Our work is not finished. We are just getting started. … Read More

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Apply Now for the Women’s Leadership Initiative 2017 Fall Meeting Scholarship

Since 2012, the ULI Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI) has awarded scholarships to women members to participate in the Fall Meeting.  These scholarships are awarded in recognition of a member’s contributions to ULI and demonstrated commitment to real estate and land use issues.  Further selection criteria is a member’s ability to articulate the benefits of WLI involvement and Fall Meeting attendance to advance their professional interests and pursuits as well as their future involvement with ULI. Scholarships will be awarded to applicants who have 7+ years in the real estate or … Read More

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ULI Lifetime Achievement Award Dinner Party Pictures

On Thursday, May 18, more than 400 guests attended a dinner at the Westin Book Cadillac in Detroit, where Urban Land Institute Michigan presented a lifetime achievement award to John Rakolta Jr., chairman and CEO of Walbridge. ULI Lifetime Achievement Award Dinner: Party Pictures DBusiness May 24, 2017

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ULI Entrepreneur Profiles: Clifford Brown of Woodborn Partners

Detroit’s own Clifford Brown of Woodborn Partners is the featured entrepreneur in the May 2017 edition of Urban Land Institute‘s Entrepreneur Profiles! Entrepreneur Profiles are conversations with real estate development professionals who, in most cases, have recently made the leap into the industry whether as young individuals fresh out of school or as mid-career transitions. With a focus on small-scale developers often doing incremental and transformative work, these are quick and easy to read profiles to raise awareness of these professionals. By telling their stories, the Urban Land Institute hopes … Read More

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In The News: Collaborative Real Estate Development Program Makes a Difference Across Metro Detroit

This feature article takes a look into Urban Land Institute’s, Robert C. Larson Center for Leadership Program and how it began. The article features members of the program and of ULI and has them speak about what program members do and how they take on projects to refresh communities. Collaborative Real Estate Development Program Makes a Difference Across Metro Detroit By Patrick Dunn Model D May 15, 2017

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