Monthly Archives: May 2013

Technical Assistance Panel to Address CORTEX MetroLink Station

ULI St. Louis has been invited to conduct a Technical Assistance Panel (TAP) addressing the potential for a MetroLink Station at the CORTEX development in Midtown St. Louis. Citizens for Modern Transit (CMT), in partnership with Metro, has called on the expertise of the ULI membership, via this TAP, to contemplate questions relating to the location of the proposed station, matters surrounding a possible parking garage in the area and opportunities and/or incentives to spark further development in the area. The TAP, chaired by Laura Radcliff of Stifel Nicolaus, brings together the … Read More

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New Report Builds on Recent GenY Program

Leanne Lachman, recent keynote speaker at the ULI St. Louis program “Generation Y: What Kind of Real Estate Do They Really Want?” co-authored a new report, again focusing on the unique habits of this powerful demographic. Generation Y: Shopping and Entertainment in the Digital Age Despite being far more tech-savvy than previous generations, Generation Y, the 80-million strong cohort of Americans between the ages of 18 and 35, has not forsaken shopping in stores for online purchasing – as long as retailers keep their offerings “fresh” and interesting, says a new ULI … Read More

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Introducing the New ULI Events App

ULI has made it easier to find and get the most out of its events, thanks to a new ULI Events mobile app for iPads, iPhones, and Android devices. The free app is designed to help ULI event attendees plan their schedules, communicate with each other instantly through Twitter—and even find nearby restaurants. ULI gathers people from around the world, face-to-face and online, to share ideas and best practices. The institute offers large-scale events such as the Fall and Spring Meetings in the United States with thousands of attendees, and … Read More

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Maggie Hales Shares Insights with ULI Women’s Leadership Initiative

Maggie Hales at WLI Cocktails & Conversations May 1

Settled into the rooftop lounge at the top of the US Bancorp CDC office building in downtown St. Louis, the attendees at a recent Cocktails & Conversation event were treated to valuable insights from Maggie Hales, Executive Director of CityArchRiver 2015 Foundation. Maggie, an attorney and former Deputy Executive Director of East-West Gateway Council of Governments, arrived at CityArchRiver exactly one year ago and hit the ground running. Even with her impressive track record, however, Maggie never pretended to know everything. “I ask a ton of questions and am always looking for ways to … Read More

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