Monthly Archives: May 2014

What Is Florida’s Real Estate Future?

By Jennifer LeClaire | |Orlando There is no lack of real estate conferences, but this one is worth noting. Some of Florida’s sharpest real estate minds and policy makers are converging at the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) annual statewide summit. Scheduled for June 12-13 at Walt Disney World’s Swan Resort in Orlando, the theme is “Moving Florida Forward.” Civic leaders and land use experts will discuss Florida’s economy, transit and infrastructure, capital markets, sustainability, and development trends. Bestselling novelist and award-winning journalist Carl Hiaasen is among the conference speakers. “ULI’s … Read More

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Developing Urban Mixed-Use Properties and New Urban Neighborhoods: Three Case Studies

ULI is offering a free webinar series exclusively for its members. Join now so you can attend the next one, which will feature findings from three of the latest ULI Case Studies. This webinar is the first in a new series that will occur quarterly. WHEN: June 5, 2014 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm WHAT The opportunities for redevelopment and reuse of underutilized sites in central cities are increasing as urban environments continue to attract both businesses and residents, but many challenges and obstacles remain for developers who seek to undertake such … Read More

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ULI Young Leaders Bring Leadership Exchange to Miami

This month, Young Leaders from Philadelphia, Washington, DC, New York, Chicago, Detroit, Boston, New Orleans, and Miami participated in the 9th Leadership Exchange tour and program. Attendees were given the opportunity to tour and learn from developers of projects throughout the Miami area, including Miami Beach, the Brickell City Center mixed-use project, Wynwood Arts District, and more! Be on the lookout in the coming months for information about the next Leadership Exchange!

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Young Leaders Brickell Walking Tour

On Friday, May 9, 2014, 30 Young Leaders of ULI SE Florida/Caribbean participated in a walking tour featuring projects in the pipeline in Brickell, including Swire’s Brickell City Centre, Related’s Brickell Heights and SLS Lux,  and Rilea Group’s  Bond Condominium. Sonja Bogensperger and Javier Betancourt from the Miami Downtown Development Authority (DDA) led the tour, which kicked off with two presentations at Swire’s Offices on both the acquisition and construction aspects of the project and the retail component, including rational behind tenant mixes, demographics, and a look at Miami’s largest … Read More

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ULI District Council Honors The Legacy of Tony Goldman and Goldman Properties with its 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award

Vision Awards Dinner Coming up on August 27th The Urban Land Institute (ULI) Southeast Florida/Caribbean District Council’s 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award will commemorate the legacy of visionary developer Tony Goldman and his company, Goldman Properties. The award will be accepted by his daughter and Goldman Properties CEO, Jessica Goldman Srebnick, at the 2014 Vision Awards dinner slated for August 27th at the JW Marriott Marquis Miami. The 2014 Young Leader of the Year and Project of the Year awards will also be recognized at the event. Goldman Properties was the … Read More

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