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2017 Vision Awards – Call To Nominations

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Nominations are now open for the ULI SE Florida/Caribbean’s 2017 Vision Awards Project of the Year and Young Leader of the Year. The date and location for this year’s Awards event will be announced soon. The nomination process is open to all eligible applicants – not just to ULI members. The annual Vision Awards honor individuals and real estate projects from our region that exemplify the mission of ULI and demonstrate a proactive commitment to excellence. Young Leader of the Year This award will honor an individual 35 years of age … Read More

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Wynwood Walls Named 2016 Project of the Year!

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ULI SE Florida/Caribbean announced its 2016 Project of the Year Winner on Thursday, September 22nd at the District Council’s Vision Awards to an audience of over 640 at the JW Marriott Marquis Miami. The Wynwood Walls is a collection of six privately-owned warehouses, located in the urban core of Miami, whose exterior walls were transformed into an outdoor “Museum of the Streets” by visionary place-maker Tony Goldman. The Walls surround more than 1.5 acres of land, formerly parking lots and junkyards, that now provide multiple areas for the public to enjoy. With … Read More

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Significant Impact from WLI Grant at the Local Level

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In 2015, the ULI Women’s Leadership Initiative awarded Urban Innovation Grants to four District and National Councils to support the creation of innovative programs that raise the visibility and number of women in ULI and the real estate industry. One of the District Councils to receive this grant was ULI Southeast Florida/Caribbean. The Grant of $2,500 was used to help fund the January 2016 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 … Read More

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We Are Now On Flickr!

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ULI Southeast Florida/Caribbean is now on Flickr! After each of our events, we will post pictures to our Flickr site for guests to share and enjoy. Check out photos from our most recent events and don’t forget to come back after each of our programs for updates!       Miami Condo Market Symposium      Latin America Annual Conference        2015 Vision Awards 

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Condo experts say sales slowdown won’t lead to another crash in Miami

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Many of South Florida’s leading condo experts said a slowdown in sales will likely prevent some projects from breaking ground, but the long term view for Miami’s condo market remains positive and another meltdown doesn’t appear imminent. The Urban Land Institute brought the region’s leading condo builders and designers to Miami on Tuesday for a condo market symposium at the Four Seasons Hotel Miami in Brickell. Everyone acknowledged that the sales pace for new units has slowed, and it appears the strengthening of the dollar against foreign currencies is to … Read More

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Miami condo market will find its equilibrium: ULI panel

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Miami’s preconstruction condo market is still forging ahead, despite signs of canceled projects, lowered deposit requirements and foreign buyers downsizing purchases, a group of top developers said Tuesday. “This is a marathon, not a 100-meter dash. This is a long-term market,” said Carlos Rosso, president of Related Group’s condominium division, during a panel titled “Industry giants discuss the condo market” at the Urban Land Institute’s Miami Condo Market Symposium at the Four Seasons Hotel in Miami. Kevin Maloney, founder and principal of Property Markets Group, said he expects that many … Read More

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Six lessons learned at the Urban Land Institute Condo Symposium

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Many of the big players in the Miami condo market, including Related Group CEO Jorge Perez, convened Friday for an Urban Land Institute event. The Miami Condo Market Symposium at the Epic hotel came at the time when 290 condo towers are in some stage of development or recently placed on the market, according to CraneSpotters.com. The question is how long this boom will last and whether the developers will avoid the pitfalls of the last recession. Here are six lessons learned from the ULI summit: Read full article by … Read More

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District Council To Host 2nd Annual Miami Condo Market Symposium

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Industry-Leading Real Estate Developers, Financiers, And Investors To Discuss Key Trends Impacting The Region Miami – November 14, 2014 – The Urban Land Institute’s Southeast Florida / Caribbean District Council is pleased to announce its 2nd annual upcoming event, the Miami Condo Market Symposium. The event is coming up on November 14th at the Epic Residences & Hotel in Miami from 8:00 a.m. until 11:45 a.m. The symposium’s keynote speaker, Jonathan J. Miller, President and CEO of Miller Samuel Inc., is a nationally recognized expert in real estate valuation whose … Read More

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2014 Vision Awards – Call for Nominations are Open!

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Nominations are now open for the Urban Land Institute’s Southeast Florida/Caribbean District Council’s 2014 Vision Awards Young Leader of the Year and Project of the Year. This year’s Awards Dinner will be held on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at the JW Marriott Marquis, Miami The nomination process is open to all – not just to ULI members. The Vision Awards honor individuals and real estate projects from our region that exemplify the mission of ULI and demonstrate a proactive commitment to excellence. Please visit our main Vision Awards page for … Read More

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Lifetime Achievement Award in the press

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The Real Deal South Florida real estate blog interviews Stanley Whitman, who was recently honored by ULI Southeast Florida/Caribbean for his work in sustainable retail. Growing up during the Depression, Whitman, the owner and founder of Bal Harbour Shops, learned a precept he continues to live by: luxury is an inelastic good. The shopping center north of Miami Beach, which opened in 1965, was named last year the world’s most productive shopping center, measured by sales per square foot, on the planet. “I brought the Fifth Avenue merchandise back to … Read More

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