Monthly Archives: September 2014

Fulton Center featured in New Urban Land Magazine Article

Fulton Center featured in New Urban Land Magazine Article Originally published in UrbanLand By Bendix Anderson Any day now, New York City will open a grand public space at the middle of a web of subway lines in Manhattan, a few blocks away from both the World Trade Center and Wall Street. We look forward to opening what is sure to become New York City’s next landmark destination,” said Michael Horodniceanu, president of Metropolitan Transit Authority Capital Construction, in a statement on the project. READ MORE HERE.

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ULI New York Advises NYC Department of City Planning on Development Strategies for the University Heights Waterfront in the Bronx

A group of volunteer land use and development experts from the Urban Land Institute New York (ULI New York) recently provided the New York City Department of City Planning (DCP) with a series of recommendations to incentivize mixed-use development along the Harlem River waterfront in University Heights and connect the upland communities with the waterfront. The volunteer members participated in a ULI New York Technical Assistance Panel (TAP), a program that enables ULI members to provide their expert, multidisciplinary advice to local governments, public agencies, and nonprofits, on a pro … Read More

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NYC’s Department of City Planning Leverages ULI New York’s Expertise for the Broadway Junction TAP

A group of volunteer land use and development experts from the Urban Land Institute New York (ULI New York) recently provided the New York City Department of City Planning (DCP) with a series of strategies designed to transform the core of Broadway Junction in East New York, Brooklyn, into a regional center of economic activity. The volunteer members participated in a ULI New York Technical Assistance Panel (TAP), a program that enables ULI members to provide their expert, multidisciplinary advice to local governments, public agencies, and nonprofits, on a pro … Read More

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RISE: NYC TECHNOLOGY Demo Night

RISE : NYC Technology Demo Night: Finalist teams competing in the RISE : NYC competition will present their projects to the public on October 7. Through the competition, up to $30 million is available to fund projects that use innovative measures to make the city’s buildings and infrastructure networks in areas impacted by Hurricane Sandy and/or vulnerable to future storms more resilient. To help identify the most promising and powerful projects, NYCEDC assembled a board of industry leaders and a panel of technical experts from across the private and public … Read More

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The Transformers: Optimizing Assets through Building Repositioning

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ULI New York hosted a sold-out presentation and panel discussion at Midtown Manhattan’s Hippodrome building titled “The Transformers – Optimizing Assets through Building Repositioning,” which explored why the repositioning of buildings is essential to the growth of New York City and the impact and demand it will have on infrastructure and sustainable design. Peter Wang, AIA, RA, Regional Managing Principal at Gensler, moderated a distinguished panel of speakers from leading development, design and construction organizations, including Patricia Hauserman, First Vice President & Building Repositioning Sector Lead at Tishman Construction; David … Read More

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Why Should You Attend the Fall Meeting?

Jennifer Lawton, president of Makerbot, will be a speaker in the Changing World speaker series at the 2014 Fall Meeting.

Don’t miss the interactive sessions, high-profile speakers, behind-the-scenes tours, and coveted networking opportunities of the ULI Fall Meeting in New York City. Read More

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Fall Meeting Scholarships for Public Officials

ULI Rose Center Scholarships to the 2014 Fall Meeting

Individuals working in the public sector are invited to apply for the ULI Rose Center for Public Leadership’s scholarship program for the 2014 Fall Meeting in New York City. Read More

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Ten Principles for Urban Regeneration: Making Shanghai a Better City

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Establishing a long-term vision, conserving the city’s cultural heritage, optimizing land use and integrating economic development are among some of the recommendations in a new ULI report on the future urban regeneration of Shanghai. Entitled Ten Principles for Urban Regeneration: Making Shanghai a Better City, the report combines the results of a two-day workshop in Shanghai on urban regeneration with 60 industry leaders drawn from a variety of disciplines, the findings of two further seminars in Hong Kong and Shanghai, and additional research from ULI members. The report outlines ten principles for the … Read More

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Reducing Buildings’ Energy Consumption and Emissions

Greenprint Performance Report Volume 5

The latest report published by the ULI Greenprint Center for Building Performance demonstrates that some of the world’s leading real estate investors are making significant progress in reducing energy consumption, carbon emissions, and water usage in their existing buildings. The Greenprint Performance Report measures and tracks the performance of 4,001 buildings owned by Greenprint’s 34 members and affiliated partners, who constitute an alliance of the world’s leading real estate owners, investors, and financial institutions committed to improving environmental performance across the global property industry. Volume 5 of the report, which … Read More

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Join ULI in Honoring Michael Fascitelli

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On the evening of Monday, October 20, ULI will be hosting an exclusive VIP gala dinner for leaders in the real estate and land use industry. The venue for the dinner will be the incomparable American Museum of Natural History, located at Central Park West at 79th Street. ULI is excited to announce that the honoree at this year’s gala dinner is Michael Fascitelli. A respected and deeply accomplished advocate for sound urban-centric development and investment for many years, Fascitelli exemplifies the Institute’s commitment to the practice of responsible land … Read More

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