Monthly Archives: March 2015

WLI Championship Team Nominations!

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Your recommendations are needed for the ULI Toronto WLI Championship Team 2015! There is less than one week left to nominate women who represent the best of Toronto’s real estate development and land use sector.  Nominations for women in commercial and residential development,  government, public service, academia, non-profits, professional services and finance industries are welcomed. Please send the name of your nominee and a brief bio to Alexandra Rybak  by March 31st. Championship Team will be announced at the upcoming WLI event June 4, 2015. Stay tuned for details on this … Read More

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Green Real Estate Conference

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ULI Toronto is pleased to be presenting a session at this year’s Green Real Estate Conference.   See below for more information on this exciting Conference. Is Green The New Normal? What Was Once A Differentiating Factor Is Fast Becoming Expected! The 10th annual Green Real Estate Conference, Co-Chaired by Phil Gillin, Senior Managing Director & Portfolio Manager, Canadian Property Investments, Sun Life Investment Management Inc. and Dori Segal, President & CEO, First Capital, will provide a high level discussion on the economics, feasibility, benefits, and value of upgrading existing … Read More

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Leaders of Tomorrow: 5 Lessons from ULI’s Student Career Event

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On March 11, 2015, a group of students gathered at the Ivey School’s Tangerine Leadership Centre in the heart of Toronto’s Financial District to learn from a panel of industry experts on how to advance in a career in development. The event was moderated by Jeanhy Shim, President of Housing Lab, and brought together an impressive panel of experts, which included: Sean Fleming, Vice President of Metropia; Isabel Henkelman, an Associate at McCarthy Tetrault LLP; Matt Paziuk, an Associate Consultant at urbanMetrics inc.; Salima Rawji, Director of Development at Build … Read More

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WLI CHAMPIONSHIP TEAM NOMINATIONS

Dear WLI Championship Team, Your recommendations are needed. There is less than one week left to nominate women who you think represent the best of Toronto’s real estate development and land use sector.  Nominations for women in commercial and residential development,  government, public service, academia, non-profits, professional services and finance industries are welcomed. Please consider the women you interact with who exemplify the characteristics of the best of Toronto’s real estate and land use sector, including: · Exceptional leadership and skill in the real estate development and land use disciplines; … Read More

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Event Recap: FORREC, Designing with Happiness in Mind

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View Video View Photos The city’s best kept secret was revealed to a select group of Young Leaders who braved the weather and took a Design Leap! at FORREC’s head office in Toronto. FORREC is a planning and design firm that specializes in the creation of entertainment and leisure environments worldwide. With built projects in over 20 countries, FORREC has proven that the most successful places are ones that make the people in them – and the people that own them – very happy. The evening began with a Design … Read More

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#AskMayorTO – A Fireside Success

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View Photos View Video View Attendance View #AskMayorTO Twitter Feed By Kendra Fitzrandolph ULI Toronto is trending. We deserve to be proud and I’m going to take this moment to share our excitement. Last week, we hosted the 7th Annual Fireside Event at the Toronto Board of Trade with Mayor John Tory and Mr. John Duffy. Our event was sold out with over 400 attendees. Our guests engaged us with a myriad of topics ranging from the arts and culture to density, transit and the economy. We were privy to … Read More

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Midwinter Trustees and Key Leaders Meeting

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In a mark of ULI’s growing global reach, the Midwinter Trustees and Key Leaders Meeting attracted about 150 senior industry leaders to Paris in early February, with half of the participants hailing from outside the United States. The meeting was held back to back with the ULI Europe Annual Conference, producing a distinctive synergy and notable lineup of speakers at both events. The meeting program built on the work of the Trustees and staff over the past 18 months, with a focus on three main themes: adaptation, mobility, and investment. … Read More

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Spring Meeting 2015

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2015 ULI Spring Meeting | May 13-14 in Houston, Texas Open exclusively to ULI Full Members, the 2015 ULI Spring Meeting will provide you with insights and strategies to put your business ahead of the curve. In addition to unique relationship-building opportunities and engaging keynote speakers, take advantage of boardroom discussions and concurrent sessions on topics including: The Future of Energy and Its Impacts on Real Estate At the Corner of Healthy and Profitable: The Return on Investment in Developing Healthy Places Myth and Fact: What Will Millennials Do Next? … Read More

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SelectLeaders: The professionals’ Choice for Real Estate Jobs

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ULI uses the services of SelectLeaders for our Career Centre services.   If you are business looking to post a job in Real Estate or if you are an individual looking for a job in Real Estate SelectLeaders is the place to start!  SelectLeaders  powers the Career Centers for 12 top industry Associations (whose members control or direct 90% of commercial real estate). Jobs from all sectors – all levels – 29% pay over $100,000!  Visit their website for more information.

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