Monthly Archives: April 2014

GROW Mentorship Program – Accepting Applications!

ULI LA is delighted to announce the launch of the GROW (Grow Relationships and Opportunities at Work) mentorship program. Led by the Women’s Leadership Initiative, GROW provides leadership and career advancement opportunities to mid-level professionals of either gender. Through group discussion lead by an Industry Leader, professionals will have an opportunity to share information with industry peers and gain insight into what it takes to advance your career to the next level. Similar to ULI’s Product Councils and YLG Partnership Forum, GROW will foster thought leadership through ULI’s culture of … Read More

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ULI Released “Infrastructure 2014: Shaping the Competitive City” at Spring Meeting

Infrastructure 2014: Shaping the Competitive City is the eighth in a series of annual reports from the Urban Land Institute and EY. The report is based on a survey of approximately 440 top public and real estate leaders from around the world. It assesses the role of infrastructure in supporting and attracting metropolitan real estate investment and supporting urban prosperity, and identifies key infrastructure investment priorities and bottlenecks. Among the findings in Infrastructure 2014: Good infrastructure is a key driver of where real estate investment dollars go; Improving the quality of public transit, roads … Read More

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A Transit-Oriented Los Angeles?

Over the next few decades, 40 major public transportation projects will be opening across Los Angeles County. This broad expansion of access to mass transportation will change the way Angelenos live and move around Southern California. From the Appian Way to the Erie Canal, transit has always been the most important catalyst for urban development, and Los Angeles is no exception. The city is already in the midst of a major transformation in how it approaches urban design. This unprecedented commitment to public transit was the subject of a recent symposium held by … Read More

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ULI LA Featured in 2013 ULI Annual Report

At ULI, it is not just the buildings, neighborhoods, and cities we develop that inspire us, it is the people and the lives they create in these places every day. Our Annual Report reviews the work of ULI over the past financial year, but, more important, recognizes the impact our members have made on their communities. 2013 was a busy year for ULI — even by ULI’s standards. We expanded our partnerships with organizations outside the industry that share our commitment to excellence in community building. Our centers reinforced ULI’s tradition … Read More

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