Category Archives: Emerging Trends

The Growing Separation of People and Jobs in Metropolitan America

This is an excerpt from an article recently published on Urban Land Online.  Proximity to employment can influence a range of economic and social outcomes, from local fiscal health to the employment prospects of residents, particularly low-income and minority workers. An analysis of private sector employment and demographic data at the census-tract level reveals the following: Between 2000 and 2012, the number of jobs within the typical commute distance for residents in a major metro area fell by 7 percent. Of the nation’s 96 largest metro areas, in only 29—many … Read More

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Emerging Trends 2015: New & Renewing Member Promo

New and Renewing Members Receive Free Registration to Emerging Trends 2015 Take advantage of this new membership deal with ULIsf. All members who either join ULIsf for the first time or renew their membership between November 20th and December 9th will receive complimentary registration to Emerging Trends 2015, one of the most anticipated real estate events of the year. See other member benefits and found out how to join ULI on our Membership Page Attendees will also have the option of joining ULI or renewing their membership on-site at the event. Please contact John … Read More

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ULI & PWC Emerging Trends 2014: Techs & Texas driving CRE Recovery

On December 5th, the highly anticipated Emerging Trends in Real Estate event was held at the JW Marriot, San Francisco. Now in its 35th year, the joint ULI PwC publication is regarded as the ‘most predictive forecast’ in the real estate industry, based on over 1,000 interviews and surveys of industry leaders. Andrew Warren of PricewaterhouseCoopers presented the report’s key findings. Followed by a panel discussion, moderated by Luis Belmonte of Seven Hills Properties, to debate: San Francisco – still number one? Is this bubble growing or is our unprecedented growth … Read More

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Emerging Trends in SF & SV: SF Named Top U.S. City in 2014 Forecast Per ULI and PwC

Emerging Trends Events in San Francisco & Silicon Valley: San Francisco Named Top U.S. City in 2014 Forecast Per Urban Land Institute and PricewaterhouseCoopers East Palo Alto conference Dec. 4 & San Francisco conference Dec. 5 Real Estate forecasts give early insights to 2014 deal market San Francisco (11.27.13) – Northern California regions capture the number one and three rankings of top “Markets to Watch” in the highly regarded national industry report, “Emerging Trend in Real Estate” from the Urban Land Institute, which will be unveiled and discussed in presentations … Read More

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Exclusive Offer for Nonmembers – Attend Emerging Trends for Free!

ULIsf is currently promoting a special membership offer associated with Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2014.  Non-members who join ULI in November will receive complimentary registration to Emerging Trends 2014 in Silicon Valley or San Francisco. For private sector Associate membership, this is nearly a 30% discount; and for public, nonprofit, and YLG Associate membership, this is a 35% discount. As you’ve likely experienced through one of our programs, ULI membership gives you the opportunity to develop skills and build relationships that will help advance your careers, foster an understanding of thoughtful … Read More

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ULIsf Video Recap: Highlights of 2 Day Emerging Trends Conference

Last month’s Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2012 conference, hosted by ULIsf over the course of two days, brought into focus the most pertinent issues facing industry players in the coming twelve month. The session commenced in San Francisco, with key notes from Gary Schlossberg, Senior Economist of Wells Fargo, and Charles DiRocco, Director of Real Estate Research at Price Waterhouse Cooper. Overall, 2012 appears to bring a slow improvement or stabilization nationally, but with markedly higher prospects for the Bay Area. DiRocco’s market research concluded San Francisco, “was really … Read More

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Emerging Trends in San Francisco & San Jose

Emerging Trends Events in San Francisco & San Jose: Best Bets for Development and Investment for 2012, per Urban Land Institute and PricewaterhouseCoopers San Francisco seminar Dec. 13 & San Jose seminar Dec 14 to outline real estate industry’s forecasts. San Francisco and San Jose (12.06.11) – What do thousands of real estate executives locally and nationally think about the Northern California region’s prospects now, and through 2012? Why are San Francisco and San Jose among the Top Ten markets, and what will it take to stay there? With seminar-panels in San … Read More

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