Monthly Archives: June 2016

ULI Colorado announces partnership with OppSites to catalyze development in Colorado cities

News from: ULI Colorado announces partnership with OppSites to catalyze development in Colorado cities # # # FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE # # Denver—June 21, 2016 ULI Colorado, the 1,165-member District Council of the global Urban Land Institute, has announced a new partnership with Oakland, California-based OppSites (www.oppsites.com), an online platform that directs real estate professionals to underused properties in Colorado cities, and nationwide, where new development supports community goals. How it works: ● Cities, Counties, and Economic Development Organizations can showcase publicly and privately owned properties that they want to see … Read More

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Bridging the Gap: A Solutions Forum on Housing

By Kathleen McCormick The Urban Land Institute was well -represented at “Bridging the Gap: A Solutions Forum on Housing,” presented by Denver’s Office of Economic Development on May 19, 2016 at the University of Denver. Denver has committed $150 million for affordable housing over the next 10 years. The forum presented some ideas and invited discussion among architects, urban planners, public officials, nonprofit organizations, housing activists, and others about closing the gap on critically needed affordable and workforce housing to promote community stability and economic growth. As of March 2016, … Read More

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