• Housing the Bay

    It’s impossible to live in the Bay Area without being impacted in some way by the high cost and limited supply of housing. Whether you’re looking for somewhere to live, trying to hire and retain employees, or watching your friends or family leave the area … Read More

  • Young Leaders

    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

  • UrbanPlan

    What is UrbanPlan? Developed in partnership with the Fisher Center of Real Estate & Urban Economics at UC Berkeley, UrbanPlan is a realistic, engaging, and academically demanding classroom-based curriculum in which students learn about the fundamental forces that affect development in the United States. Students experience the … Read More

ULI San Francisco Blog

ULI SF Governance Committee Member Doug Abbey…

This article is reposted from UrbanLand Magazine.  Longtime Urban Land Institute leader and acclaimed real estate expert Douglas D. Abbey, chairman of Swift Real Estate Partners in San Francisco, has been named chairman of the ULI Foundation. Abbey, whose membership with ULI spans 37 years, began his term as … Read More

ULI SF Releases City of Dublin TAP Report…

An ongoing initiative of ULI, Technical Assistance Panels (TAPs) provide strategic advice on complex land use and real estate development issues for local clients, such as municipalities, public agencies, and non-profit developers. In late 2017, the City of Dublin reached out to ULI SF to assemble a … Read More

Tune In: ULI SF’s Own Matt Slepin Interviews…

Tune into ULI San Francisco member Matt Slepin’s excellent podcast interview with San Francisco Planning Director John Rahaim. John talks about his time spent working in Pittsburgh, PA and Seattle, WA before coming to become the Planning Director in San Francisco. John opens up about diversifying … Read More

Housing the Bay Summit Summary and Overview…

How do you solve the Bay Area housing crisis? That deceptively concise question has been driving the work of our members and staff for the better part of the last year. Indeed, beyond any other issue area, the topic of housing was identified by our … Read More