• Welcome

    Welcome to ULI Boston/New England! The Boston/New England District Council, now with more than 1,400 members, holds a prominent spot in the Urban Land Institute’s top 10 District Councils.  ULI Boston/New England provides a unique setting by catering not just to one sector of the real … Read More

  • Climate-Smart Cities

    ULI Boston/New England members now have access to the Climate-Smart Cities™ GIS mapping Tool through a partnership with The Trust for Public Land. The regional Climate Smart Cities™ tool uses climate research, computer-assisted mapping, and urban design to help the public, and now private sector, … Read More

  • Pathways to Inclusion

    The Pathways to Inclusion Initiative is a partnership between the ULI Boston/New England District Council, the Builders of Color Coalition, African American Real Estate Professionals (AAREP) New England, and the City of Boston Office of Resilience and Racial Equity and is designed to broaden ULI … Read More

  • Spring Summit

    On Thursday, April 4th, nearly 300 members and guests attending Spring Summit to learn about innovations in the Boston market from the view of traditional capital, newer entrants into the market, as well as major landlords and tenants. Topics discussed included: How are developers and capital … Read More

  • UrbanPlan

    “At Boston Latin School, urban planning from the pros” – Click here for the full Boston Globe piece that originally appeared on February 18, 2014 What is UrbanPlan? UrbanPlan is a realistic, engaging, and academically challenging classroom-based, Web-supported program in which students learn the roles, … Read More

ULI Boston/New England Blog

Planning in the 21st Century: Why we’re…

By Michael Grove Throughout my career as a landscape architect and planner, I’ve always been an optimist. The act of planning is, by nature, forward-looking. When putting pen to paper, you are laying out your hopes and dreams for the future—blending the reality of present-day needs with … Read More

ULI Perspectives – Laboratory Land Use Expanding…

By Matthew Pullen Greater Boston’s life science hub has outgrown its birthplace in Kendall Square/East Cambridge. Since 2013, the submarket has posted net absorption of more than 570,000 square feet per year. Today, it boasts a zero percent direct vacancy rate for Class A laboratory … Read More

Member Spotlight: Amanda Chisholm, Director…

Amanda Chisholm is the Director of Community Technical Assistance for MassDevelopment.  A former Chief Economic Development Planner for the Metropolitan Area Planning Council, Chisholm earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Notre Dame and her Masters in Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning from … Read More

ULI Boston/New England Seeking Intern (part-time)…

POSITION TITLE:  Intern (part-time), ULI Boston/New England LOCATION:  Boston, Massachusetts REPORTS TO: Director of Policy and Outreach  FLSA CLASSIFICATION: Non-exempt POSITION STATUS:  Part-time, 25 hours a week   The Urban Land Institute is a nonprofit education and research institute supported by its members. Its mission is to provide … Read More