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WLI Championship Team Nominations Open

In 2014, the Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI) set a mandate to advance and recognize women leaders in real estate in Toronto. The first class of the WLI Championship Team was born! Annually, a select group of the most influential women in Toronto real estate and land use development are welcomed as new members by the WLI Championship Team. The new Championship Team inductees are formally recognized at the annual WLI reception in June. Call for Nominees: Current ULI and WLI Members are invited to nominate a woman for the 2019 Championship Team. One nomination per member … Read More

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Member Profile: Christina Beja, Senior Vice President at Ernst & Young Transaction Real Estate

By: Eunice Wong, EY Transaction Real Estate Christina Beja is a Senior Vice President in Ernst & Young’s Transaction Real Estate practice based in Toronto who recently celebrated her one-year anniversary with the firm in September. Prior to joining EY, Christina was Senior Vice President at Infrastructure Ontario (IO), leading the Realty Portfolio Planning group. At IO, she was instrumental in providing a wide range of services supporting the modernization initiatives of the provincial government. Christina is a seasoned professional, with extensive experience leading teams focused on strategy, planning and … Read More

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Happy Holidays from ULI Toronto

Happy Holidays from ULI Toronto! Please note that our office will be closed from December 21st through January 3rd.  

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ULI Toronto Symposium 2018: Reimagining the Galleria Mall and Toronto’s laneways

By Kendra FitzRandolph, Allied The following is a recap of one of the 11 city tours that made up ULI Toronto’s Symposium 2018. On November 7th, hundreds of urban professionals from the region and beyond came together to explore the leading edges of North America’s fastest growing metropolis, exposing the contemporary tensions and innovative approaches to building a global city region. ULI Toronto has been at the forefront of finding new ways to explore and investigate North America’s fastest growing metropolis. Fueled on the great success past years, the 2018 … Read More

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ULI Toronto Symposium 2018: Exploring the rapidly emerging world of proptech at Toronto’s innovation hubs

By Danny Tseng, SYLLABLE The following is a recap of one of the 11 city tours that made up ULI Toronto’s Symposium 2018. On November 7th, hundreds of urban professionals from the region and beyond came together to explore the leading edges of North America’s fastest growing metropolis, exposing the contemporary tensions and innovative approaches to building a global city region. A key emerging trends in real estate, proptech is defined as all innovation at the intersection of real property and technology. It describes the changes in how we invest, … Read More

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ULI Symposium 2018: City Building Disruption – Pushing the rules of engagement for innovative development

By Becky Loi, University of Waterloo The following is a recap of one of the 11 city tours that made up ULI Toronto’s Symposium 2018. On November 7th, hundreds of urban professionals from the region and beyond came together to explore the leading edges of North America’s fastest growing metropolis, exposing the contemporary tensions and innovative approaches to building a global city region. Blockchain, machine learning, big data analytics — to most Torontonians, these are not words typically associated with the real estate or property sector. However, in recent years, … Read More

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ULI Toronto Symposium 2018: Big Changes on Eglinton – A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the New Crosslinx Stations

By: Alyssa Cerbu, IBI Group The following is a recap of one of the 11 city tours that made up ULI Toronto’s Symposium 2018. On November 7th, hundreds of urban professionals from the region and beyond came together to explore the leading edges of North America’s fastest growing metropolis, exposing the contemporary tensions and innovative approaches to building a global city region. On November 7th, as part of the Urban Land Institute’s Symposium 2018, a group of urban enthusiasts joined the design team behind the new Crosslinx stations for an … Read More

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ULI Symposium 2018: The New Wealth is Health – Realigning our Cities

By: Eunice Wong, EY Transaction Real Estate The following is a recap of one of the 11 city tours that made up ULI Toronto’s Symposium 2018. On November 7th, hundreds of urban professionals from the region and beyond came together to explore the leading edges of North America’s fastest growing metropolis, exposing the contemporary tensions and innovative approaches to building a global city region. A single-family home with a double-car garage was often viewed as the definition of how wealth was measured in a growing urban community like Toronto. However, … Read More

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Inside Eglinton Crosstown Tour Presented by DIAC

Design is a relatively small part of the budget for Public-Private Partnership (P3) projects, but when design is used strategically the impact can be catalytic. The Design Industry Advisory Committee (DIAC) took up ULI Toronto’s invitation to organize a design tour and talk on the Eglinton Crosstown, as part of the Toronto Urbanism Symposium on November 7th 2018. We wanted to explore aspects of the design process in Canada’s largest transit project; we wanted to understand the steps taken towards Design Excellence; and we also wanted to talk about the … Read More

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