Monthly Archives: August 2013

ULI Member News: United States Senate Confirms Timothy Haahs to NIBS Board of Directors

After being nominated by the White House earlier this year, the United States Senate recently voted to confirm Timothy Haahs, PE, AIA to the Board of Directors of the National Institute of Building Sciences. The Institute brings together representatives of government, industry, labor and consumer interests, and regulatory agencies to identify and resolve issues that hinder the construction of safe, affordable structures for housing, commerce, and industry throughout the United States. Authorized by Congress, the Institute serves as an authoritative source, and provides a unique opportunity for free and candid … Read More

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ULI Sponsor Q&A: Kenneth P. Balin

As part of ULI Philadelphia’s new sponsorship benefits we will be featuring a short Q&A from our Diamond and Platinum sponsors. This month we are featuring Kenneth P. Balin, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of AMC Delancey Group, Inc. 1) Your Name: Kenneth P. Balin 2) Your Title and Company: Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, AMC Delancey Group, Inc. 3) How long have you been a ULI Member? I joined as an associate member in the 1980’s and became a full member around 2001 4) What has being a ULI … Read More

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Chicago Works: Explore the 2013 ULI Fall Meeting Host City

Are you ready for the 2013 ULI Fall Meeting, to be held Nov. 5 to 8 in Chicago? In preparation, ULI’s local District Council is rounding up examples of the best local ideas that will work for your business, your community, and you. Early registration for the Fall Meeting is now open. This week, learn all about the 11-foot-tall heads lining Michigan Avenue to promote sustainability.

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ULI Works for You: Win a Fall Meeting Registration

The ULI Fall Meeting is the premier opportunity to meet people and explore innovations in every sector of the real estate development and land use disciplines. Have a great idea for a concurrent session? Put it to a vote at the ULI Fall Meeting Idea Generator – the winner will receive free registration and deliver the session before an audience of industry leaders!   Submit your Fall Meeting idea and vote today.   Competition ends August 30th!

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ULI In The News: Home Sales Hot in South Philly

NBC10 Philadelphia interviewed ULI senior fellow, John Mcllwain, on the rising home sales in South Philadelphia. Citing data from Urban Land Institute’s “2013 Emerging Trends in Real Estate” report, Philadelphia ranks #27 out of 51 cities on its “U.S. Markets to Watch” list. McIllwain says that Philadelphia has many attractive qualities like the rich history, great museums and restaurants that make people want to move here. To read the full article please visit:

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