ULI Virginia is in search for the next District Council Chair to represent ULI Virginia and provide overall strategic leadership. Selection criteria and responsibilities are included in the attached application. Interested parties are encouraged to apply for this opportunity no later than November 1, 2018.
UVA $180 million Athletics Master Plan
“In determining where to live, Millennials are not letting potential employers drive their decision,” he shares. “Instead, they identify a desirable community and then seek job opportunities based on what is available in that area.” Geiger explains the growing popularity of “suban” communities for Millennials. “‘Surban’ communities can be existing neighborhoods or communities, or new mixed use communities,” he states. “Existing ‘surban’ areas are generally found between the urban core and the suburbs.” Geiger discusses the positive impacts these trends will have on the commercial real estate industry. “Small in … Read More
City of Harrisonburg and ULI Virginia District Partner on Technical Assistance Panel Panel Tasked with Evaluating Key, City-Owned Downtown Properties Including Proposal for Urban Park HARRISONBURG, VA (August 27, 2018) – The City of Harrisonburg, Virginia and the Urban Land Institute Virginia District are partnering on a Technical Assistance Panel (“TAP”) evaluation of city-owned property in Harrisonburg’s downtown. The TAP will evaluate a proposal for an urban park, providing recommendations for the redevelopment of a City-owned parking deck on Water Street, review proposed alignments for the Northend Greenway/Federal Street alley/Bluestone … Read More
VCU students get a taste of the real life balancing act of urban planning Plus richmond.com
On July 25th, VCU’s Kornblau Real Estate Executive Director, Robert Taylor, and his students had a terrific ‘City Council’ for their UrbanPlan presentations. ULI’s UrbanPlan is a realistic, engaging exercise in which participants—high school students, university students, or public officials—learn about the fundamental forces that affect real estate development in our communities
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