Past Events

September 16, 2014

Preservation and Transformation of The Palmer: from Main Line Hotel and Seminary to Luxe Apartments

Get an advance look at The Palmer. Originally designed in 1919 by famed architect Horace Trumbauer as Green Hill Farms Hotel as resort that “combined to a rare degree the sociability of Club Life, freedom and convenience of a Hotel and the personal comforts of a well-appointed home,”the site later became Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Learn how Cross Properties is transforming the property into 112 luxury apartments, preserving original features such as fireplaces and balconies, combined with amenities including an outdoor saltwater pool, community garden, fitness center, game room and … Read More

Start: September 16, 2014 4:00 pm
End: September 16, 2014 6:30 pm
Venue: The Palmer
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6 East Lancaster Avenue, Ardmore, PA, 19003, United States

August 14, 2014

Networking Night at Lighthouse Cove, Dewey Beach

Lighthouse Cove Dewey Beach is a multi-phase, mixed-use redevelopment project owned by Dewey Beach Enterprises, whose vision is to help the resort town evolve into a destination worth of its many amenities and consistent with the town’s comprehensive development plan. The brand new Hyatt Place Dewey Beach is part of the recently completed Phase 1 of the Lighthouse Cove Resort, which also includes 16 penthouse condominiums above the hotel (known as The Residences at Lighthouse Cove), additional parking and an expanded public bayside beach. During Phase 2, scheduled to begin … Read More

Start: August 14, 2014 5:30 pm
End: August 14, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Lighthouse Cove Resort
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1301 Coastal Highway, Dewey Beach, DE, 19971, United States

July 16, 2014

ULI Philadelphia’s 13th Annual Sponsor Appreciation Breakfast

Special event open to only annual sponsors! See the nation’s first “wellness” apartments at this iconic 1930 Art Deco building just renovated by Federal Capital Partners, Cross Properties and 806 Capital LLC.  Cross principal and ULI member Kevin Michals will speak on the $90 million historical renovation including retaining wooden elevators and converting the former Sun Oil penthouse into five luxury units.   Tour models with holistic elements — purified air and water filters, anti-microbial surfaces, aromatherapy and vitamin C-infused showers, with WELL certification from Delos Living, NY, whose board includes … Read More

Start: July 16, 2014 8:00 am
End: July 16, 2014 10:00 am
Venue: ICON Building
1616 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19103, United States

June 25, 2014

Hard-Hat Tour of Camden’s New Kroc Center

Through a substantial bequest from the Ray & Joan Kroc Foundation, the Salvation Army is creating community centers in urban areas across the country.  The first in this region opened several years ago in Philadelphia and now the first one in New Jersey is nearing completion in Camden.  Located in the Cramer Hill neighborhood on the Delaware River, the new Kroc Center has been built atop the now-remediated Harrison Avenue landfill. Join our South Jersey Regional Satellite for a special pre-completion tour of this 120,000-square-foot facility that includes a town … Read More

Start: June 25, 2014 8:00 am
End: June 25, 2014 10:00 am
Venue: Kroc Community Center
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1865 Harrison Avenue, Camden, NJ, United States

June 18, 2014

Inaugural Awards for Excellence

Join the Party and Celebrate the Region’s Top Real Estate Projects at ULI Philadelphia’s Inaugural Awards for Excellence Honoring the Legacy of Willard G. “Bill” Rouse III Who Will Win? We Can’t Tell You… Yet! 57 Terrific Applications The Widest Possible Range of Projects throughout our Tri-State Region.  See List of Finalists Here!    WINNERS ANNOUNCED LIVE! Featuring Special Guest Speakers:  William P. Hankowsky Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer, Liberty Property Trust (past President, Phila. Industrial Development Corp.; past Commerce Director, City of Philadelphia) Gary A. Hack, Ph.D. Awards … Read More

Start: June 18, 2014 5:30 pm
End: June 18, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: The Ballroom at The Ben
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834 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA, 19107, United States

June 3, 2014

Northeast Corridor Exchange: Models of Medical Expansion

Join ULI members from Washington, D.C., Baltimore, Philadelphia, Northern New Jersey, New York, Westchester/Fairfield and Boston for a day-long program focusing on “Models of Medical Expansion.” Agenda: Opening speaker will discuss real estate and land use implications of the Affordable Care Act. Panel 1 – Longwood Medical Area (LMA) and Private Development Peter Sougarides – Samuels & Associates Jack O’Neil – National Development Bill McQuillan – Boylston Properties (invited) Moderator:  Fred Kramer – ADD Inc. Lunch/Walking Tour of LMA Panel 2 – Expansion Challenges of Urban Medical Campuses Andy Frank … Read More

Date: June 3, 2014
Venue: Fenway Health
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1340 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, United States

May 20, 2014

Tour Paseo Verde ~ Nation’s First Platinum LEED-ND Project

Paseo Verde is a newly-completed mixed-use TOD by Asociacion Puertorriquenos en Marcha (APM) and the Jonathan Rose Companies, NY — the nation’s first Platinum LEED Neighborhood Development.  Located adjacent to Temple University’s Regional Rail station in Eastern North Philadelphia, this development transformed an underutilized lot into a healthy living environment for residents through sustainable practices as well as cost savings through effective reduction in energy use. Healthy features include energy efficient architectural design utilizing green and blue roofs, efficient mechanical systems, solar panels, ENERGY STAR-rated appliances and fixtures, low- or … Read More

Start: May 20, 2014 4:30 pm
End: May 20, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Paseo Verde
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1950 North 9th Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19122, United States

May 15, 2014

Young Leader Group Leadership Exchange-Miami

The 2014 ULI Group Leadership Exchange is headed to Miami! The ULI South Florida Young Leaders welcome ULI Young Leader Groups from Boston, Chicago, Michigan, New Orleans, New York, Philadelphia, and Washington, DC to tour the city, network with ULI members from throughout the country, and meet the people behind some of Miami’s most exciting new and upcoming projects. Itinerary: Thursday, May 15 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm           Walking tour of Miami Beach Speaker: Mike Comras, President – The Comras Company Walking tour of some of the latest and greatest … Read More

Start: May 15, 2014 4:00 pm
End: May 16, 2014 7:00 pm

May 14, 2014

SOLD OUT-Crowdfunding: A Viable Tool for Commercial Real Estate?

Crowdfunding is a financial tool where a large pool of backers- the “crowd”- is engaged to raise capital for a particular project.  Often used for a philanthropic or political campaign, start-up company or nonprofit, the 2013′s JOBS Act has provided the investment world with an unprecedented opportunity to raise capital from previously untapped sources.  In commercial real estate, various crowdfunding platforms have been established to raise equity from large groups of potential investors.  Hear Benjamin Miller, Co-Founder of Fundrise, give an overview on crowdfunding, particularly relating to commercial real estate, as … Read More

Start: May 14, 2014 12:00 pm
End: May 14, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Fox Rothschild
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2000 Market Street, 20th Floor, Philadelphia, PA, United States

April 30, 2014

Mid-Year Capital Markets Update and Real Estate Trends Report: What Lies Ahead?

What’s ahead for the remainder of 2014 and beyond?  Join your colleagues for our 3rd Mid-Year Capital Markets Update and Real Estate Trends Report, as we convene real estate experts both nationally and locally on the big trends affecting our industry.  Stephen R. Blank, ULI Senior Fellow for Finance and Capital Markets, will deliver the keynote outlook on U.S. investment and development trends, real estate finance and capital markets, property sectors and more. Then rotate through a series of roundtables and hear about exciting new development projects in the region, … Read More

Start: April 30, 2014 8:00 am
End: April 30, 2014 10:30 am
Venue: Lancaster County Convention Center
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25 South Queen Street, Lancaster, PA, 17603, United States
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