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Join Our Team – ULI Toronto is Hiring

          ULI – Marketing & Communications Assistant POSITION TITLE:                          Marketing and Communications Assistant DEPARTMENT:                              District Councils LOCATION:                                     Toronto           POSITION STATUS:                      FULL TIME ULI (URBAN LAND INSTITUTE) ULI – the Urban Land Institute is a nonprofit research and education organization supported by its members. The mission of the Urban Land Institute is to provide leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities worldwide. With over 1500 members, ULI Toronto is the first Canadian District Council that … Read More

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Post a Job with ULI Toronto   Have a job posting? Are you looking to promote a recent job opening to the industry? ULI Toronto’s monthly newsletter reaches over 6,000 industry professionals within the real estate and development community.   For rates, specs and information please email or phone 647-258-0017.

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ULI Fall Meeting Scholarship Winners: Part Three – How the WLI Prologis Scholarship gave this Toronto member a unique 2016 Fall Meeting experience

By Salima Rawji, Build Toronto             Shortly after I returned from the Fall Meeting in Dallas, our local Toronto Metro News began a series of articles addressing the gross underrepresentation of women on corporate boards. It was at that moment, the true opportunity of the WLI Prologis Scholarship hit me. I had just returned home from a week of being surrounded by women who exude inspiration, ingenuity and, of course, leadership. I was instantly aware of how rare an opportunity it was to have witnessed … Read More

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FY16 Annual Report Released

ULI Toronto is pleased to announce the release of our FY16 Annual Report. This Annual Report goes beyond providing detail of the fiscal year past and points to how we will leverage this momentum to deliver greater impact to our urban region in the year ahead. Two major milestones of the past year signaled a direction for our future. The Fall 2015 Symposium identified three important intersecting lenses through which we will drive our mission to advance the responsible use of land: mobility, placemaking and technology. The other was the … Read More

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Metrolinx Chiefs Share Vision for Next 25 Years of Transit Development in GTHA

                By: Eunice Wong, EY Transaction Real Estate On the morning of October 31, 2016, Goodmans LLP hosted and sponsored a sold-out members only breakfast presentation for ULI Toronto members and Metrolinx. The presentation highlighted how Metrolinx is reigniting the conversation around a multi-modal, shared regional vision for transportation in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (“GTHA”). In 2008, the GTHA adopted its first 25-year multi-modal Regional Transportation Plan (“RTP”), the Big Move. The Big Move was the first regional transportation plan that covered … Read More

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ULI Fall Meeting Scholarship Winners: Part Two- A Wells Fargo Student Scholar’s top experiences from Dallas 2016

By Brittany Lee, Queens University             A few weeks ago, I was fortunate enough to be one of the dozen undergraduate students to attend the ULI Fall Meeting in Dallas, Texas, as a recipient of the Wells Fargo ULI Scholarship. My week started with the Women’s Leadership Initiative’s reception at the Nasher Sculpture Centre, which features a beautiful garden space. Afterwards, I checked out one of Dallas’ best public spaces: Klyde Warren Park. Here, I met with a fellow Wells Fargo Scholar from California at … Read More

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Inclusionary Zoning Summary By: Urban Strategies

ULI presented Michael Wilkerson, Chaired by Emily Reisman, Urban Strategies         On September 8, 2016, ULI and Urban Strategies Inc. hosted an invited group of industry experts for a round-table discussion on Inclusionary Zoning (IZ). Participants included developers, academics, the non-profit housing sector, municipal council and staff, and provincial staff. Dr. Michael Wilkerson, project director at ECONorthwest and author of the recent ULI report The Economics of Inclusionary Development, presented his study of the American experience with IZ and discussed how that might apply in the Ontario … Read More

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Event Recap: Weston Project Groundbreaking

By Marcus Bowman, Metrolinx Photos by Mauricio Calero         Under the bright sky of an immaculate June day, ULI Toronto joined a large group of organizations to celebrate the groundbreaking of a remarkable new project and a big leap forward for the city’s Weston neighbourhood. If the source of Toronto’s incredible vitality is the dedication of its people, it was on display among those who came out that day to show a long-lagging part of the city some love.   The new Artscape Weston Hub and Residential … Read More

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New Changes In Leadership and Growing Presence on the Global Stage

TORONTO (July 18, 2016) – Urban Land Institute (ULI) Toronto is proud to announce several new changes in leadership on their management committee, as well as the appointment of district council members to the global ULI network. Derek Goring will serve as the new Chair of ULI Toronto, while Emma West will be the new Vice Chair, and Chair of Mission Advancement. Rob Spanier, who recently completed his two-year term as Chair of ULI Toronto, will now continue his strategic leadership of ULI Toronto as the new Chair of the … Read More

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