Monthly Archives: April 2018

Extreme Weather Calls for Creative Solutions to Address Resiliency

Changing climate conditions and extreme weather events are presenting new challenges for real estate and development professionals to design, permit and build projects that will endure the short- and long-term risks associated with the flooding that results from rising seas and superstorms. Short of raising all sites above the flood elevation, what can property owners do to combat flood risks? Addressing resiliency through design of new projects, or adaptive design of existing properties, is not a one-size-fits-all proposition. There are a variety of approaches and techniques that can provide protection … Read More

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Press Release: Spring Summit

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   April 24, 2018   BOSTON, MA—In 2018, what makes great commercial or residential real estate is already changing. Technology is revolutionizing how new offices and homes are designed, built, and function, and helping companies appeal to a changing workforce.   On April 26, ULI Boston/New England will turn to local and national experts to share how offices, apartments and condos are evolving. The 2018 ULI Spring Summit will be held at 5:00 p.m. at the InterContinental Boston and will feature Robin Brown Chase, co-founder and former CEO of … Read More

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Boston Spring Summit

Come to ULI Boston’s Spring Summit event (formerly known as Trends in Real Estate Forum) to hear experts and colleagues from across the industry identify – and define – opportunities in a transforming real estate environment. Today’s office and residential developments look more like hospitality offerings than ever before. New technological advances are revolutionizing how cities are designed, built, and function. Boston is leading these megatrends and will inevitably be transformed by them. The Urban Living Panel will explore how Greater Boston is meeting the challenge of providing the amenitized housing … Read More

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