Monthly Archives: February 2016

UM Team Makes Final Four in 2016 Hines Competition

Congratulations to Dr. Chuck Bohl and the University of Miami student team, which was just announced as one of four finalist teams from around the country in this year’s ULI Hines Student Competition.  Other finalists included two Harvard University teams and one from the Georgia Institute of Technology.  Learn more.

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West Palm Beach Development & Investment Forum

Don’t miss West Palm Beach’s most important Real Estate forum of the year! ULI, the West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority and our presenting sponsor, the Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches, invite you to hear from developers and other experts on the front lines of the most significant projects in the city. The program explores real estate investment trends, creative development strategies, and projections on the opportunities ahead. It all happens at Related Companies’ beautiful new hotel project that opened in January: the Hilton West Palm Beach. Date: … Read More

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Recap on Insights into Delray Beach Development Revitalization

Delray still tweaking its formula for development success Missing is an adequate amount of affordable housing: CRA exec February 10, 2016 By Mike Seemuth Downtown Delray Beach has morphed from blighted slum to night-life hot spot in the last 30 years, but city leaders are still tweaking their formula for success. For example, the Delray Beach City Commission may consider expedited reviews of proposed real estate projects. Developers of even small projects currently may need 12 to 18 months to obtain entitlements from local government. “The city is looking at … Read More

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Women’s Leadership Initiative Receives ULI Grant

ULI SE Florida/Caribbean was recently recognized as one of only four U.S. District Councils to receive a ULI Foundation grant to assist in enhancing activities for its successful Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI). The $2,500 award was used to help fund a January 21st program – ULI Explores Miami’s Evolution through Art, Architecture, and Culture. Held at the edgy M Building in Wynwood, speakers explored how art, architecture, open space, and cultural facilities are transforming neighborhoods. The stellar panel included Claudia Busch of Berenblum Busch Architecture, Adriana Savino-Miller of Savino-Miller Design … Read More

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