Monthly Archives: March 2015

New Release: ULI Building Healthy Places Toolkit

New from ULI: Building Healthy Places Toolkit ULI’s Building Healthy Places Toolkit: Strategies for Enhancing Health in the Built Environment outlines evidence-supported opportunities for enhancing health outcomes in real estate developments. Developers, owners, property managers, designers, investors, and others involved in real estate decision making can use the report’s recommendations and strategies to create places that contribute to healthier people and communities, and to enhance and preserve value by meeting growing desires for health-promoting places. The report outlines 21 recommendations for promoting health at the building or project scale. These … Read More

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REDI Opens for Application and Selects Holly Square Neighborhood as This Year’s Area of Study!

ULI Colorado announces the opportunity to apply for our sixth  year of the REDI program. Launched in 2009, REDI is a partnership with Denver OED designed to boost the careers of minorities and women in real estate. The program pairs six mentors with up to 36 students to develop a hypothetical project in the Westwood neighborhood on Morrison Road in Denver. REDI protégés learn the ins and outs of developing a project and meet key players involved in finance, approvals, planning, design and marketing. Applications will be accepted from March 24th through May 15th, 2014. Successful graduates receive … Read More

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Congratulations to our Etkin Johnson Student Scholars!

The 2014-2015 Etkin Johnson Student Scholars Program is well underway with 25 students selected from CU Boulder, CU Denver and DU. As part of the scholarship, the students received a free ULI Student Membership for one year and one free ticket to every ULI Colorado program. With a generous endowment from Bruce Etkin, a ULI trustee who has a special interest in supporting students in real estate and related fields, the mission of the Etkin Johnson Scholars Program is to foster an exchange of professional ideas, friendship, and expertise among … Read More

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Nine projects selected as finalists for ULI Impact Awards—winners to be named at April 30 gala

Nine projects selected as finalists for ULI Impact Awards—winners to be named at April 30 gala   Nine projects, ranging from low-income housing to a grand train station, have been named finalists in the second Impact Awards of Urban Land Institute (ULI) Colorado. The nominees and three winners will be honored at a gala dinner being held at the Seawell Ballroom, Denver Theater District, 1350 Arapahoe, Denver, on Thursday, April 30, 5:30 to 9 pm. Also being presented are awards for Lifetime Achievement (last won by Dana Crawford at the inaugural … Read More

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