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Manikka Bowman named to BBJ 40 under 40

Manikka Bowman

ULI Boston/New England’s Directory of Policy and Outreach has been named to the Boston Business Journal’s 40 under 40. Selected from nearly 350 nominations, Manikka’s work at ULI and the Cambridge School Committee put her in an elite class of for-profit, non-profit, and government professionals.  

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Real Estate Tech Survey

The ULI Boston/New England Real Estate Tech Local Product Council is seeking to gain a better understanding of how burgeoning technology can be tailored and leveraged to make commercial real estate professionals’ daily routine, and the industry as a whole, more efficient. It would be much appreciated, if you could take a few minutes to complete this brief survey to share your perspective and experiences in your day to day work. For your participation, you will receive a first look at the survey results. Thanks in advance for your input!

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ULI Experts Identify Priorities for Future Development Catalyzed by Proposed North-South Rail Link

Strengthening links between housing and job centers and preserving high-value land for development should guide future investment For more information, contact: Trisha Riggs at 202-624-7086; WASHINGTON (January 29, 2018) –  An expert panel of real estate and land use professionals convened in Boston by the Urban Land Institute (ULI) has identified key priorities to guide future real estate development that could be catalyzed by a proposed underground rail line that will link two major transit hubs—North Station and South Station—and unify two currently separate commuter rail systems. (Click here … Read More

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Happy Holidays

As we close out another banner year for the District Council, we’d like to send you best wishes for a very happy, safe, and healthy holiday season. ULI offices will be closed until January 2 – see in 2018!

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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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