Monthly Archives: December 2018

ULI PHL Members Honored at 2018 Inquirer Influencers of Real Estate

On December 11th, the Philadelphia Inquirer honored a group of Philadelphia’s leading real estate professionals at the 2018 Inquirer Influences of Real Estate event. Winners were selected by a panel of experts based on accomplishments, business impact, and civic/community services. ULI Philadelphia would like to congratulate the local ULI members who were honored at the event for developing and revitalizing the Philadelphia region through innovation, administration, and community engagement. We are proud to have the Philadelphia District Council represented for their contribution to the community. Developer of the Year Award Joseph F. … Read More

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Meet the 2019 NEXT Flight

ULI NEXT Philadelphia is designed to champion the ULI mission through a compelling avenue of engagement for mid-career professionals. The goal of ULI NEXT Philadelphia is to actively engage members in meaningful leadership, educational, and a network building activities. Meet the third ULI Philadelphia NEXT Flight. Susannah Henshel (NEXT Co-Chair)  Susannah Henschel is a Vice President at RPM Development, a firm specializing in residential and mixed-use development with an emphasis on affordable housing in New Jersey. She works on all aspects of the development process – from identifying development opportunities, to putting together financing … Read More

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Event Recap: Real Estate Forecast 2019

Real Estate Forecast Press: Thank you to the Urban Land Magazine for covering the event. To read their article, Cautious Confidence Driving Optimism Across Sectors in Philadelphia, click here. Thank you to State Broadcast News for covering the event. To read their article, Strong Economy Keeping All Asset Classes Riding High, ULI Outlook Audience Told, click here. To read the ULI Philadelphia Press Release, click here. To view more pictures on our Facebook page, click here. To see videos of the speakers, click here: Bill Hankowsky, Joe Coradino, Jay Shah, Doug … Read More

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WLI on Mindfulness in the Workplace

On November 13, 2018, attendees of the ULI Philadelphia Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI) got the experience of feeling refreshed and centered thanks to the guidance of Jillian McFadden, Regional Manager at lululemon and founder of Living You. As leaders in business, we have many competing demands for our time and energy that we try to balance. Jill shared insights and practical steps on the benefits of incorporating mindfulness to help integrate our work and life in a healthy way. This definition of mindfulness that Jillian gave us is helpful to … Read More

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Cautious Confidence Driving Optimism Across Sectors in Philadelphia

It’s tough to turn a corner in Philadelphia these days without running into an image of Gritty, the wild-eyed mascot of the Philadelphia Flyers who has been something of a sensation since being introduced two months ago. Speaking at the Union League building for ULI Philadelphia’s annual Real Estate Forecast event, Lauren Gilchrist, director of research for JLL, said she could even see some of the spirit of Gritty in her crystal ball. The local real estate market in 2019 could be a lot like the mascot, Gilchrist said: chaotic, unpredictable, fun, even slightly … Read More

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