• Membership

    Connect. Learn. Give back. Become a member of ULI.   Bringing the industry together.  It’s all about the people. People with diverse experience, building better communities and successful careers, through participation in ULI. Unique among professional organizations, ULI brings together people in every profession and … Read More

  • Get Involved

    We offer numerous volunteer opportunities and welcome our members to coordinate or moderate a local program, provide mentoring for a Young Leader, contribute to our blog or assist with a Community Outreach project – just to name a few. Members can also get involved by … Read More

  • ULI in Action

    The Urban Land Institute manages a number of community outreach programs, like the Advisory Services Panels at the national level and the Technical Advisory Panels (TAPs) at the local level, that address community development issues.  By engaging land use professionals and other stakeholders to resolve … Read More

ULI Triangle News

Insight into Real Estate Development Partnerships…

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By Toby Coleman, Smith Anderson  What does it take for a private developer to build a project in concert with Duke University, North Carolina State, or University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill?  A strong balance sheet and a track record with similar development will help.  Also … Read More

Moore’s Law and Real Estate: Shrinking…

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By Archana Pyati According to strategic marketing guru Gunnar Branson, real estate is facing a shrinking demand for physical space as a result of Moore’s Law, a prediction made in the 1960’s by Intel co-founder Gordon E. Moore that the computer power of micro-chips would … Read More

Entrepreneurial Communities: Risks and Opportunities…

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By Archana Pyati Although the rate of new business creation in the U.S is in fact declining, entrepreneurs and the social, economic and technological infrastructure they require continue to be a driver of real estate and urban planning decisions. This trend is especially evident in … Read More

Recap – Second Annual ULI Carolinas Meeting…

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Attracting almost 500 attendees to Charleston, the ULI Carolinas Meeting has quickly become a smashing success.  Featuring more than 50 speakers, mobile tours and plenty of networking time, the conference has become a “must attend” each year.  Next year we look forward to hosting the … Read More