Monthly Archives: May 2017

Fall Meeting Scholarship for Outstanding Women Members

Since 2012, the ULI Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI) has awarded scholarships to women members to participate in the Fall Meeting.  These scholarships are awarded in recognition of a member’s contributions to ULI and demonstrated commitment to real estate and land use issues.  Further selection criteria is a member’s ability to articulate the benefits of WLI involvement and Fall Meeting attendance to advance their professional interests and pursuits as well as their future involvement with ULI. Scholarships will be awarded to applicants who have 7+ years in the real estate or … Read More

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Apartments, High-End Retail Spurring Redevelopment of Tijuana’s Historic Downtown

By Patricia Kirk May 18, 2017 Tijuana’s historic Zona Centro, a 55-block downtown district and a ten-minute walk from the U.S. border, is undergoing a renaissance that is replacing taco stands and tourist curio shops with residential developments, great restaurants, collaborative workspaces, art galleries, bicycle stations, craft beer breweries, and other entertainment venues. “This is now the place to be for a demographic of hipsters,” notes San Diego developer Greg Shannon, whose company, Sedona Pacific Corporation, recently started a new apartment project in the Centro district. “A few years ago, you … Read More

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Daniel Ryan to Receive 2017 James F. Sallis Visionary Award

Daniel J. Ryan, executive vice president and San Diego regional market director for Alexandria Real Estate Equities Inc., will be awarded the 2017 James F. Sallis Visionary Award at ULI San Diego — Tijuana’s second annual Healthy Places Awards tonight. The award is in recognition of Ryan’s innovation in design, leadership in sustainability and passion for community building throughout his development career. Ryan has helped secure the company’s reputation as a leader in life-science campuses. It has more than 4 million square feet of office/laboratory space in its San Diego … Read More

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ULI Announces Finalists for 2017 Healthy Places Awards

Winners to be honored at the 2nd Annual Healthy Places Gala on Thursday, May 18. (San Diego, May 1, 2017) Eleven extraordinary projects from across San Diego County and Tijuana have been selected as finalists in ULI San Diego – Tijuana’s 2017, Healthy Places Awards, the awards recognize the faces, places and policies that are creating and sustaining healthier communities across the region.  This year’s finalists include projects from San Marcos, the East Village, downtown San Diego, Mission Valley, central San Diego County and notably our first submission from Tijuana, … Read More

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