• Get Involved

    With 2,000 members across the Bay Area, ULI San Francisco represents one of the Urban Land Institute's largest District Councils. We offer more than 75 high-quality programs a year, serving the area with pragmatic land use expertise and education. We encourage members to get involved: organize a local program, assist with a policy, project, or volunteer with Urban Plan - all great opportunities to connect with your peers and give back to the Greater Bay Area. Read More

  • Building the Resilient City Conference

    The ULI Urban Resilience Program will present the Building the Resilient City conference at the Hyatt Regency in San Francisco on September 4 and 5. Learn how resilience and climate change will affect your work and how to develop plans for your community to survive and thrive in the face of adversity. Understand … Read More

  • UrbanPlan

    The Mission of UrbanPlan is to create a more civil and sophisticated dialogue about land use at the local level through the education of our future voters, neighbors, public officials, and land use professionals. Read More

  • Young Leaders Group

    Through mentorship, peer-to-peer learning, project tours, and educational forums, the Young Leaders Group creates opportunities for young professionals to develop skills and build relationships that will help advance their careers and foster an understanding of thoughtful development practices. Read More

  • Technical Assistance Panels

    Technical Assistance Panels (TAPs) provide expert, multidisciplinary advice to local governments, public agencies and nonprofit organizations facing complex land use and real estate issues in the greater Bay Area.   Drawing from our seasoned professional membership base, ULI San Francisco offers objective and responsible guidance on … Read More

ULI San Francisco Blog

The Latest Thinking on Resilience – Californians...

Ocean Beach

Leading thinkers and practitioners are gathering in San Francisco on September 4 and 5 to discuss topics at the cutting edge of resilience planning. Whether you are looking to minimize risks from climate change, increase the value of a development, or strengthen your community’s ability … Read More

ULIsf Welcomes New Manager: Renée van Staveren...

Renée van Staveren

ULI San Francisco is excited to welcome our newest manager, Renée van Staveren. A Northern California native, prior to attending college she was an AmeriCorps public health volunteer in San Mateo, followed by work in the e-waste recycling sector in Los Angeles. Renée attended Prescott College … Read More

ULI Resilience Highlights SF Bayview

Bayview, San Francisco

The latest Urban Land magazine addresses a local concern – community survival after a major earthquake. In the article “San Francisco’s Bayview Plans for Resilience at the Neighborhood Level”, writer G.L. Hodge shares the ongoing emergency preparedness at Providence Baptist Church and their plan to serve … Read More

UrbanPlan Volunteers Help Shape Students...

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Students Insights after Experiencing UrbanPlan Student responses indicate clearly that UrbanPlan is educating future voters to understand the challenges and complexities of land use decisions and the importance of these decisions in creating better communities. This year we held detailed conversations with students following presentation … Read More