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ULI Health Leaders Program – Applications Open Until June 2

The ULI Health Leaders Network will facilitate creative collaborations within the fields of public health, planning and design, and development, and empower participants with actionable knowledge on development and design strategies that improve health. Participants in the first cohort will be expected to participate in two in-person forums, one of which will be held in conjunction with ULI’s Fall Meeting in Los Angeles (October 24-27, 2017) and one to be held in May 2018. These forums will focus on leadership development and network building. Health Leaders are also expected to participate … Read More

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‘Five Minutes With’ feat. Paul Travis – Washington Square Partners

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This week’s ‘Five Minutes With’ features Washington Square Partners’ founder and managing partner Paul Travis. He talks about his mentor, favorite NY building, and what makes him proud of City Point – an Awards for Excellence in Mixed-Use Development finalist. Who was the most influential person who left a mark on your career and what was the best advice he or she gave you? Bruce Ratner. He always told me not to be satisfied with the same answers everyone else is getting, but rather to think out of the box … Read More

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‘Five Minutes With’ feat. Martin Dunn – Dunn Development

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ULI NY features ‘Five Minutes With’ Martin Dunn, Founder and President of Dunn Development Corp. He talks about his father and the influence of his advice, his favorite NY Landmark, and Navy Green in Brooklyn – a finalist in the Housing category for the Awards for Excellence. Who was the most influential person who left a mark on your career and what was the best advice he or she gave you? My father, Raymond Dunn, had the biggest influence on my career. He always encouraged us to take initiative and if we … Read More

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‘Five Minutes With’ feat. Allen Gross – GFI

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We take ‘Five Minutes With’ Allen Gross, Chairman & CEO of GFI Capital Resources Group, Inc. He talks about his mother’s advice, NYC architectural marvels, and the iconic Beekman Hotel and Residences – an Awards for Excellence in Hotel Development finalist. Who was the most influential person who left a mark on your career and what was the best advice he or she gave you?   My mother, her advice is “When you attain your goal, always set up a new and higher one. What is your favorite building in New York … Read More

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‘Five Minutes With’ feat. Brenda E. Rosen – Breaking Ground

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We are continuing our ‘Five Minutes With’ series with Brenda E. Rosen, President and CEO, Breaking Ground. She gives us insight into the person who left a mark in her career, her favorite NY building, which happens to be a museum, and why she is most proud of her ULI NY Awards finalist in the Housing category – Breaking Ground/Boston Road Permanent Supportive Housing. Who was the most influential person who left a mark on your career and what was the best advice he or she gave you? As I … Read More

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‘Five Minutes With’ feat. Larry Silverstein – Silverstein Properties

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ULI NY was honored to have “Five Minutes With…” Silverstein Properties Chairman, Larry Silverstein. He shares the best advice he received from his mentor, his favorite building in New York City, and what makes him proud of the Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown and Private Residences at 30 Park Place – finalists in the Hotel category of the Awards for Excellence in Development. Who was the most influential person that left a mark on your career? Probably a gentleman by the name of Louis Bianculli who I had I … Read More

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‘Five Minutes With’ feat. Michael Montante – Uniland Development

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Uniland Development Company Vice President, Michael Montante, sat down with ULI NY for the next installment of ‘Five Minutes With’. He talks about the family owned business and what it means to have their project – the Delaware North Building in Buffalo – nominated as an Awards finalist. Who was the most influential person who left a mark on your career and what was the best advice he or she gave you? I must say it’s my father. Uniland is a family owned business and my father is very much … Read More

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‘Five Minutes With’ feat. Ken Glazer – Buckingham Properties

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In a new Instagram series, we took “Five Minutes With…” Ken Glazer, Managing Partner of Buckingham Properties who is the developer on ULI NY Awards Finalist Tower280 at Midtown in Rochester. He shares his thoughts on New York development and who helped him along the way to get to this point in his career. Who was the most influential person who left a mark on your career and what was the best advice he or she gave you Without a doubt, my mother and father, Larry and Jane Glazer. In … Read More

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2016 ULI Fall Meeting Roundup

The 2016 ULI Fall Meeting was held October 24-27 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, Texas. Members had the opportunity to connect with every sector of the real estate industry, building relationships with developers, investors, architects, planners, brokers, academics, attorneys, decision makers, and government. A series of seminars and candid discussions with thought leaders on the most important topics and trends in real estate took place throughout the week. 2016 Fall Meeting Roundup: NEW REPORTS Explore all of ULI’s recent reports, including Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2017, at fall.uli.org/about/reports VIDEOS ULI’s video … Read More

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2016 WLI Prologis Scholarship Program Winners Announced!

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The ULI Women’s Leadership Initiate is very pleased to announce that Kellena Kane, Uniland Development Company, has been awarded the WLI Prologis Scholarship to attend ULI’s Fall Meeting in Dallas.  Kellena is the Real Estate Development Manager at Uniland Development Company. She holds a dual B.A. in Economics and Philosophy from the University of Rochester, and a Master of Science in Real Estate Development from Columbia University. To learn more about the 2016 WLI Prologis Scholarship Program Winners, click here.

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