• 2016 Fall Meeting

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  • TOD Marketplace

    TOD Marketplace will attract 500 leading developers, brokers, property owners, architects, financiers, planners and other public and private sector professionals in land use. Participants can learn from and network with 58 speakers on nine panels and 42 exhibitors including developers, property owners, and brokers on … Read More

  • About Us

    District Councils support best practices in land use through education programs, mentoring, networking events, project tours, policy work, and advisory services. By offering nonpartisan, unbiased expertise to community leaders, District Councils positively influence such issues as compact development, transportation, urban design and workforce housing. In … Read More

  • Get Involved

    We offer numerous volunteer opportunities and welcome our members to coordinate or moderate a local program, volunteer for any of our community outreach initiatives, provide mentoring for a Young Leader, contribute to our blog or assist with a  Technical Advisory Panel – just to name a … Read More

  • ULI In Action

    ULI Colorado’s Community Building Programs address community building and land use issues by working with ULI members at the District Council level to help influence policy and practice. The Institute does not lobby, but its community outreach program enables ULI leaders to identify challenges to … Read More

ULI Colorado Blog

Download ULI’s new Affordable Housing report…

By Michael Leccese ULI Colorado’s new White Paper, “Overcoming Barriers to Affordable Housing in Colorado,” is available as a PDF with the print edition due early October 2016. Our first original policy publication in a new series, “Overcoming Barriers” was researched and written by Denver … Read More

Stock Show Recap: Colorado as ‘Silicon Valley…

By Jenni Lantz, Consultant, John Burns Consulting On Thursday, August 18, ULI Colorado presented “Taking Stock of the Stock Show,” which explored the overhaul of the National Western Center and the surrounding area of Denver’s Globeville neighborhood. This Young Leaders Group Discovery Series attracted a … Read More

ULI’s TOD Marketplace highlights real estate…

ULI’s TOD Marketplace highlights real estate opportunities as FasTracks expands by five lines in 2016 RTD’s FasTracks network grows to 88 miles this year, opening up transit-oriented development opportunities at dozens of stations in the nation’s largest public transit expansion. Urban Land Institute (ULI) Colorado … Read More

Decoration Instead of Design: a Recap of…

‘Decoration instead of design’ A blog article by Michael Leccese, Executive Director, ULI Colorado In response to ULI Colorado’s Design Forum on July 14th, 2016 Full audio recording and recap available here. “Denver, you are not alone,” began John King, the visiting architecture critic from San … Read More