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Partner Announcements

There are often events put on by like-minded organizations that may be of interest to ULI members. As a service to our members, links to selected events will be provided on ULI Philadelphia’s site.

Partner Announcements

The following programs that may be of interest to our members are taking place in the region:

March 3:  Next Great City’s Mayoral Candidates’ Forum, from 6-8pm at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.  WHYY-FM’s Dave Davies will moderate. Free tickets while they are available at http://my.pennfuture.org

March 12:  Save the date for DVRPC’s upcoming conference designed for local planning partners, practitioners, developers, and decision-makers to learn about programs and initiatives that are building livable communities in Greater Philadelphia now and for the future.  Learn more and register at www.dvrpc.org/BreakingGround

March 13:  New Jersey Future’s 2015 Redevelopment Forum at the Hyatt Hotel in New Brunswick will draw more than 500 local and state officials, citizen activists, development professionals and business leaders.  Get more information at www.njfuture.org

March 15:  Deadline to apply for one of ULI’s global awards:  the Global Awards for Excellence, Urban Open Space Award, The Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Awards, and the Robert C. Larson Housing Policy Leadership Awards.  More information at www.uli.org/awards

March 24-25:  Learn basic finance concepts, terminology and, the financing tools and the types of financing available in today’s market for residential and commercial development at NJRA Redevelopment Training Institute: Project Finance at Thomas Edison State College from 9:30AM – 4:30PM. More information and registration at https://www.regonline.com/projectfinancebasic

April 14-15: NJRA RTI: Comprehensive Real Estate Development Class & Tour – Trenton - from 9:30AM – 4:30PM at the Capital Health Complex (formerly Mercer Hospital).Using a case study approach, participants will learn the fundamentals of real estate development using actual development projects as a “backdrop” to the concepts, applications and discussion about redevelopment. Participants will have the opportunity to tour the development site.  More information and registration at https://www.regonline.com/realestatedevelopmenttrenton

May 19-20: In this intermediate course you will learn how to build financial models for the acquisition and development of commercial and mixed-use real estate development projects using Excel at the NJRA Redevelopment Training Institute: Project Finance at the Thomas Edison State College from 9:30AM – 4:30PM.  More information and registration at https://www.regonline.com/projectfinanceintermediate

June 11-12: NJRA RTI: Comprehensive Real Estate Development Class & Tour – Pleasantville, NJ from 9:30AM – 4:30PM at the Pleasantville Library. Using a case study approach, participants will learn the fundamentals of real estate development using actual development projects as a “backdrop” to the concepts, applications and discussion about redevelopment. Participants will have the opportunity to tour the development site.. More information and registration at https://www.regonline.com/realestatedevelopmentpleasantville

ULI Philadelphia can cross-promote educational event announcements with other real estate and land use organizations on a limited basis and also post selected programs in our monthly email newsletter; information is due on the 20th of the preceding month, with priority to members and sponsors.  For more information please contact Gerri Lipp at gerri.lipp@uli.org