Monthly Archives: July 2015

New ULI Los Angeles Chair Charmaine Atherton Brings Renewed Focus on Housing

Senior V.P., Bank of America Merrill Lynch Continues Her Work on Economic Development of Underserved Communities LOS ANGELES, Calif. – ULI Los Angeles, a District Council of the Urban Land Institute (ULI), has named community development banker Charmaine Atherton its new Chair. The Senior Vice President of Bank of America Merrill Lynch will lead the land-use organization for a two-year period, succeeding David P. Waite, a partner with the law firm Cox, Castle & Nicholson LLP. Atherton plans a renewed focus on Southern California’s housing affordability crisis, along with ULI … Read More

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Event Recap: Case Study & Site Tour – The Platform

On Thursday, June 18, 2015, ULI members and guests were given an exclusive first-look at one of Los Angeles’ newest and most innovative transit-oriented mixed users – Culver City’s long awaited Platform. Located at the edge of the Hayden Tract at Washington and National Boulevards, the project is named for its close proximity to the Culver City station of the new Expo Line, soon to connect downtown L.A. to Santa Monica. From its inception to its execution, it was the intention of the developers that everything about Platform be new, … Read More

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