Monthly Archives: March 2013

Unpacking TOD

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Mark your calendars for Monday, April 10! ULI Pittsburgh presents a special breakfast event featuring Washington DC based, CHRISTOPHER COES, Managing Director, LOCUS.  Coes will offer expert insight and a fresh new look at the benefits and realities of implementation of TOD from a national perspective. Local perspectives from Massaro Properties President: David Massaro and Pittsburgh Community Redevelopment Group Regional Policy Director: Chris Sandvig ofer a don’t miss event opportunity for ULI Pittsburgh members and colleagues. Showcasing Annual Sponsor:  Langan Engineering & Environmental Services, Inc. Visit the Events page for more details … Read More

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Spring Meeting 2013

2013 Spring Meeting

Register for the 2013 Spring Meeting by April 12 and save $100!  Get fresh thinking, insights, and contacts to take your business to the next level at the 2013 ULI Spring Meeting, held May 15 to 17. Speakers include Paul Saffo, Henry Cisneros, Geoff Colvin and former Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison. Register now!

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Real Estate Roundup

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Save the date: Wednesday, May 8th (8-10am) ULI Pittsburgh announces: University of Pittsburgh economist Chris Briem, Continental Real Estate Companies’ Barry Ford, HFF’s Mark Popovich, and M & J Wilkow Ltd.’s Marty Sweeney to speak at this year’s Roundup. Kevin McKeegan will moderate this annual event sponsored by Meyer, Unkovic & Scott.

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Congratulations, TREK!

The Century Building

Congratulations to TREK Development Group, who recently received the Jack Kemp Workforce Housing Models of Excellence Award for their development of The Century Building. The Century Building is a former office building in downtown Pittsburgh’s cultural district that has been transformed into a mixed-use, mixed-income property.  The large funding commitments and the City’s emphasis on green design allowed for an impressive combination of historic preservation and environmental efficiency, all within a thriving arts district proximate to transit and employment centers.  The project not only provides affordable and workforce housing for … Read More

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A Word from Our Chair

Louis Oliverio

Greetings! Welcome to the new and improved website for ULI Pittsburgh.  We are glad that you have stopped by.  As spring comes to our liveable city, we have some exciting events coming up.  First, on March 26, our young leaders are convening at The Meadows Racetrack and Casino in Washington to discuss Casino Revenue Sharing with local leaders.  Second, we are having an informative panel on Transit Oriented Developments on April 10 featuring guest speaker Christopher Coes from LOCUS.  Chris will travel to Pittsburgh from Washington, DC, to share his … Read More

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Young Leaders

Dana Klann, Luke Hingson

Since September of 2012, the ULI’s Young Leaders Group (YLG) has re-emerged as one of the most active real estate organizations in the Greater Pittsburgh Area. Since formally appointing several members to the YLG board, the group has already hosted one major event and has several more planned. On January 24, 2013, the YLG hosted “A Living Building – Phipps Center for Sustainable Landscapes” at the Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens at One Schenley Park, Pittsburgh, PA. Sponsored by Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, this event featured a one hour networking happy … Read More

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Welcome New Members

Welcome

The Urban Land Institute Pittsburgh is pleased to announce our newest or newly renewing members: Dennis Cestra Charles Desmone, Desmone & Associates Architects Ollie Fleet, Specialty Consultants, Inc. Leigh Ann Geyer Susan Golomb, PNC – Realty Services Nickolas Vuckovich, Specialty Consultants, Inc. Brandi Wyskocil, HFF, LP Those who get the most from what ULI has to offer are the members who get involved by utilizing their passions & unique skills to invest in this organization.  We encourage new members to visit our Get Involved page to learn more about how … Read More

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Spring 2013

Spring 2013

ULI Pittsburgh is pleased to have a full spring ahead with various opportunities for our members and friends to network, connect and hear about area projects and opportunities.  For more information please visit our events page or call Holly at 412.370.8583. March 26th: Casino Revenue Sharing; the Meadows Racetrack & Casino April 10th: Unpacking TOD (transit oriented development); Rivers Club  May 8th: Real Estate Roundup; Rivers Club May 15-18: ULI Spring Meeting; San Diego CA May 21-22: PCRG Community Development Summit; Omni William Penn

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