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    The Urban Land Institute is a 501c(3) nonprofit research and education organization supported by its members. Founded in 1936, the institute now has almost 40,000 members in 95 countries worldwide, representing the entire spectrum of land use and real estate development disciplines, working in private … Read More

  • ULI Utah Young Leaders

    ULI Utah’s Young Leaders Group (YLG) aims to create opportunities for young professionals to develop skills and build relationships that will help advance their careers and foster an understanding of thoughtful development practices. As a Young Leader, you have access to mentoring opportunities and will … Read More

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    We offer numerous volunteer opportunities and welcome our members to serve on a working committee, coordinate or moderate a local program, provide mentoring for a Young Leader, or assist with a Community Outreach project – just to name a few. If you are interested in … Read More

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    Looking for an easy and effective way to reach movers and shakers in Utah’s commercial real estate industry? Look no further than an annual or event sponsorship of ULI’s Utah District Council. Companies like Holland and Hart, Daybreak Communities, Hamlet Homes, Suburban Land Reserve, and … Read More

ULI Utah News

Density Is a Big Issue Lately—But It’s…

Envision Utah: The headlines keep coming: there’s public pushback about some development project because it’s “too dense.” Inevitably, whenever a developer proposes something, one of the first questions is how dense it is. But instead we should be asking how the project is designed. Will … Read More

Higher density may help Utah’s housing…

by: Tony Semerad of the Salt Lake Tribune Standing in wide open farmlands by his home outside Herriman, Justin Swain hardly seems ready to talk about housing density. Yet his story of battling development to protect a way of life is like so many resonating … Read More

Salt Lake City, Downtown Booming, Brushes…

Dynamic neighborhoods and high-rise living play against stereotypes of Utah’s capital By Patrick Sisson  Mar 20, 2018, 1:00pm EDT Milagro Apartments under construction in downtown Salt Lake City Downtown Alliance It’s a proven formula for real estate success: Combine a thriving tech scene and downtown development with enviable … Read More

National Land Use Expert Panel Descends on…

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 19, 2018 Media contacts: Amanda Holty, Redevelopment Agency of Salt Lake City amanda.holty@slcgov.com, 801 535 7181 Maryann Alston, ULI Utah maryann.alston@uli.org, 801 792 1419 SALT LAKE CITY — This week, Salt Lake City is the site of an intensive land use … Read More