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ULI’s Katie Berkey Guest Lecturer for FGCU Real Estate Students

Kathleen Oppenheimer Berkey, AICP, a land use, zoning, and local government attorney and certified land planner at Pavese Law Firm in Fort Myers, Fla., was the guest lecturer for the Real Estate Fundamentals class at Florida Gulf Coast University on October 7th.  Her presentation focused on the role of land use lawyers and planners in the land development process and sharing her experiences taking projects through the due diligence, pre-entitlement, and entitlement phases of development, as well as the value of joining the Urban Land Institute as an emerging professional. … Read More

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Reducing Buildings’ Energy Consumption and Emissions


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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Reasons to Attend the ULI Fall Meeting

The top reasons you should attend the 2014 Fall Meeting in New York City. Read More

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YLG Event benefits Boys & Girls Clubs of Lee County

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On July 24th the Urban Land Institute’s Young Leaders hosted a HULI Hour at Sea toy drive to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Lee County. Thanks to the wonderful generosity of Bay Water Boat Rentals and the Owen-Ames-Kimball Company, our group enjoyed a magnificent sunset aboard the only double decker pontoon in the state of Florida. Toy donations included balls, ropes and games. Pictured from Left to Right: Katie Berkey –Pavese Law Firm, Cristina and Bryan Filson – Nova Wealth Management, Jan-Erik Hustrulid – Owen-Ames-Kimball Company, Noel Davies … Read More

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Registration Open for 2014 ULI Fall Meeting!

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Don’t miss the opportunity to connect with industry leaders, decision makers, and experts at this year’s biggest event in the Big Apple! Register Online There is no better place to connect with the world of real estate than in the Big Apple. The ULI Fall Meeting attracts more than 7,000 attendees annually. It is the only event that brings together EVERY sector of the real estate industry in one place. By attending, you build relationships with developers, investors, architects, planners, brokers, academics, attorneys, decision makers, and government—and get the cutting-edge … Read More

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Win a Fall Meeting registration!

Do you have a great idea for a panel at the 2014 Fall Meeting in New York City? Log into the ULI Meeting Idea Generator to suggest topics and vote for your favorites. Your idea could win you a free registration to the meeting and the opportunity to organize the panel for a high-profile audience of ULI members. The Idea Generator site was launched last summer in partnership with Mindmixer, which has also hosted a crowdsourcing site for ULI Orange County through an Urban Innovation grant. A panel on the use of … Read More

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Coming Soon from ULI

For your planning purposes, here’s a list of content that we expect by the end of June: • Fall Meeting Idea Generator competition • Videos from two Housing Opportunity 2014 keynote sessions • Videos from the 2014 Asia Pacific Summit • Three online courses o Developing Urban Mixed-Use Properties and New Urban Neighborhoods: Three Case Studies o Webinar: The Role of Intergenerationalism in Community Development o Pro Forma Modeling with Excel Part III: Investment Waterfall Distributions • Mainland China Real Estate Markets 2014 • Two ULI Case Studies (one in … Read More

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