Author Archives: ULI Boston/New England

ULI National Panel Advises on Regional Rail

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Houston Message from ULI Leadership

A message from ULI Americas Chairman Trish Healy and ULI Americas CEO Ralph Boyd The devastating loss of life and vast property destruction resulting from the flooding in Houston is almost impossible to comprehend. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the people of this great city and to those around the nation who are responding with rescue and relief aid. As this tragedy has unfolded in the past days, several of you have contacted ULI wanting to know how our organization can help. We want you to know we have reached … Read More

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Support the Summer Social

Sponsorship opportunities available for the best party of the summer! The summer social is the perfect opportunity to reconnect with friends and colleagues in the land use industry overlooking downtown Boston.       Sponsorship Opportunities Lead Sponsor – $5,000 8 complimentary tickets for any invitees of your choice (up to $480 value) Opportunity to have someone from your firm give a brief welcome at the event Lead sponsorship logo acknowledgment on all online event portals, including event website and invitations Lead sponsorship logo acknowledgment on all publicity at the … Read More

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ULI Boston is Hiring!

The Opportunities The Manager, as an employee of ULI, will be responsible for building strong relationships with members and partners; providing outreach and project management related to Technical Assistance Panels, committee, events and programming; supporting strategic communications and providing support in the overall operations of the District Council. The Manager will also be responsible for assisting the local and national staff with preparations for the 2018 Fall Meeting to be held in Boston. Click here for a detailed description– Manager, ULI Boston The Associate serves as an informed resource for … Read More

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Remembering Chuck Burd

Charles II “Chuck” Burd of Bentall Kennedy passed away on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at his home in Marblehead, MA. Chuck was a beloved member of the Boston real estate community and will be truly missed. See his obituary here

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Mourning the loss of ULI Leader, Frank Wuest

It is with great sadness that we acknowledge the sudden passing of our beloved friend and Advisory Board co-chair, Frank Wuest. Frank was a highly respected real estate industry veteran, a natural leader, and a kind and generous man who will be greatly missed. The ULI community sends thoughts and prayers to Frank’s friends and family.       Frank C. Wuest Memorial Fund How to Donate  HOW TO DONATE BY CHECK Make checks payable to:   The Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund Memo:  The Frank C. Wuest Memorial Fund, Giving Account #1098999 Checks need … Read More

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5 Questions with Marty Jones, MassDevelopment

This June, ULI Boston/New England’s Member Spotlight features Marty Jones, President and CEO of MassDevelopment. Marty’s been an avid supporter of ULI Boston, and recently chaired the Housing Opportunity Conference Steering Committee. Marty is a national trustee of the Urban Land Institute, and serves on the advisory board for the ULI Terwilliger Center for Housing. In 2011, Marty Jones became President and CEO of MassDevelopment, the Commonwealth’s quasi-public economic-development authority. Marty’s priorities for the Agency are to promote affordable housing, protect the state’s six military installations, and create opportunities in … Read More

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Job Opportunities – MassDevelopment & Trinity Finaincial

Job description: Senior Project Manager Trinity Financial, Inc., a 29-year old real estate development company with offices in Boston and Manhattan, is seeking an experienced Senior Project Manager for its Boston office to manage the development of large scale, complex multi-family properties, including mixed-income and market rate housing in the Northeast. Click here for details   Senior Vice President Predevelopment Finance MassDevelopment is accepting applications for the position of Senior Vice President Predevelopment Finance. The SVP position reports directly to the Executive Vice President (EVP) of the Finance Programs Division. … Read More

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Lynn Wolff Memorial Scholarship

Boston Society of Landscape Architects has established the Lynn Wolff Fund in honor of Lynn Wolff, FASLA, President and Principal of Copley Wolff Design Group. Lynn exemplified leadership, creative vision, and generous service to the community. The fund will be offered to support initiatives associated with landscape architecture consistent with Lynn’s life work. Honoring Lynn, consideration will be given to exceptional candidates that demonstrate leadership, perseverance and a willingness to blaze a trail. More information on the selection process is available upon request. Please contact: chapteroffice@bslanow.org *501c3 Designation Pending HOW … Read More

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5 Questions with Sara Shank, Beacon Capital Partners

For our May Member Spotlight, we’re excited to feature Sara Shank, Managing Director at Beacon Capital Partners. Sara is the Co-Founder of ULI Boston/New England’s Real Estate Technology Council, along with Shaw Lupton of CoStar Group. Sara and Shaw have both been on the ground floor of Urban Land Institute’s national conversations on how technology is disrupting the way real estate professionals do business. Sara Shank is based in Beacon Capital Partners’ Boston office and oversees Portfolio Management which includes portfolio strategy, portfolio technology initiatives, tenant analysis, quarterly reforecasts, the intern … Read More

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