Monthly Archives: November 2015

Tri-State Infrastructure Summit featured in UrbanLand

UrbanLand published a story on ULI New York/ULI Northern New Jersey/ULI Westchester & Fairfield’s Tri-State Infrastructure Summit, which took place this past October. The story highlights the fight for funding of large scale infrastructure projects, notably the megaproject Gateway Tunnel, a new rail tunnel under the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey. Read the story here.

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Wrap Up- Building Healthy Places: Development Practices & Outcomes

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BY KRYSTYN GATTO On Thursday, November 12, ULI New York hosted its second panel discussion on the Building Healthy Places initiative, “Building Healthy Places: Development Practices & Outcomes,” Joe Brancato, Regional Managing Principal, Gensler, Clare DeBriere, COO & Executive Vice President, The Ratkovich Company, Michael Horst, Former Vice President, ULI Robert C. Larson Leadership Initiative, David L. Pogue, Global Director of Corporate Responsibility, CBRE, and  Laura Yablon Rapaport, Senior Vice President, L&L Holding Company, gathered to discuss the business proposition behind building healthy places as the market shifts from building … Read More

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The Top 10 Emerging Trends to Watch in Real Estate

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PwC US and ULI reveal the trends to watch in the coming year in their new report, Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2016. Read the full report for more details and their prediction for the top five markets of 2016. 18-Hour Cities 2.0 The real estate industry is expressing growing confidence in the potential investment returns in these 18-hour markets. The growth in investor sentiment is evident in the 2016 top ten rankings—with the exception of San Francisco and Los Angeles, the balance of the markets are 18-hour gateway cities. … Read More

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Wrap-Up: ULI New York – ULI Germany Exchange

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In early November, ULI New York had the unique opportunity to host senior leaders from ULI Germany for a three-day exchange. Kicking off with a dinner on November 4 at The Loeb Boathouse, members of ULI New York’s leadership and ULI Germany gathered for an evening of networking. Carl Weisbrod, Chairman of the City Planning Commission and Director of the Department of City Planning, delivered the keynote address highlighting the accomplishments the city has made insofar as safety, civic space, and economic opportunity, as well as challenges it faces ahead. … Read More

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HUD User & Valuable Reading on Affordable Housing

HUD User has recently moved to a new address: huduser.gov. All of the research, publications, and data sets previously hosted on huduser.org are now available on huduser.gov. See below for a list of publications that may be of interest to you. Using Public Land to Defray the Cost of Affordable Housing The Edge, September 2015 Addressing Homelessness in Olympia, WashingtonCase Studies, September 2015 Celadon at 9th and Broadway: Maximizing the Potential of an Affordable Housing Site The Edge, September 2015 Climate Action for Resilient, Livable, and Equitable CommunitiesThe Edge, September 2015 … Read More

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Patricia R. Healy Named Chairman of the Americas for ULI

ULI New York would like to congratulate Patricia R. “Trish” Healy, founding principal of Hyde Street Holdings, LLC in Raleigh, North Carolina, for being named Chairman of the Americas. The ULI Americas Chairman is a new volunteer position that reflects the Institute’s efforts to more effectively serve and learn from members in very different markets as ULI continues to grow worldwide. To read the press release, click here.

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ULI New York Awards for Excellence – Application Deadline Extended

We have extended the deadline one week for the ULI New York Awards for Excellence in Development. Take advantage of this extension and submit your project for one of six “best in class” awards. Applications now due Friday, November 13. http://nygala.uli.org/apply/

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