Items Tagged with 'UM/ULI'


Neighborhood business stars are seeds of statewide emerging trends

November 1, 2013
The University of Michigan/Urban Land Institute Real Estate Forum offers a look at the real estate business as a whole across the state, but it also provides calculations of the health of cities, and Grand Rapids came out on top of its first Michigan Emerging Trends report. Read More

Partnerships strengthen area’s real estate risk-takers

November 3, 2012
For the second time in 26 years, Grand Rapids is the host and beneficiary of the University of Michigan/Urban Land Institute annual meeting. The two-day conference this week highlights professional issues and trends in Michigan and the U.S., and it brings students from U-M and other Michigan universities to the city for an architectural/development competition based on a particular site in the host city. But for all the conference’s merits, it is the overview of developments in this state that are most compelling and worthy of comment. Read More

Colliers International cited yet another time

UM/ULI judges give key award to GR commercial real estate firm.

November 3, 2012
When the University of Michigan and Urban Land Institute convene their Real Estate Forum this week at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, one of the many event highlights will be the awards presentations. The honors are highly coveted by those in the commercial field because winning one engraves a lasting mark of industry excellence on an effort few awards can match. Read More