About Us

Established in 1936, the Urban Land Institute is a nonprofit education and research institute with almost 40,000 members across the globe.

ULI Southwest Florida

About Us

Our mission is to provide leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities worldwide. ULI Southwest Florida carries forth that mission by serving the Southwest Florida’s public and private sectors with pragmatic land use expertise and education.

ULI, the Urban Land Institute, is a 501©3 nonprofit research and education organization supported by its members. The Institute now has members in 95 countries worldwide, representing the entire spectrum of land use and real estate development disciplines working in private enterprise and public service. As the preeminent, multidisciplinary real estate forum, ULI facilitates an open exchange of ideas, information, and experience among local, national and international industry leaders and policy makers dedicated to creating better places. Members say ULI provides information they can trust and is a place where leaders come to grow professionally and personally through sharing, mentoring and problem solving. With pride, ULI members commit to the best in land use policy and practice.

Our members represent a spectrum of land use and development disciplines, including developers, builders, investors, designers, public officials, planners, real estate brokers, attorneys, engineers, lenders, academics, and students.

Locally, your District Council includes Collier, Lee and Charlotte Counties. We have an active roster of working and administrative committees populated by dedicated members, and hope that you will join in the work and networking these opportunities provide.