by CSB Staff •
September 1, 2016 •
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The Louisiana chapter of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) has some great real estate networking events coming up soon you may want to check out.
The first is the Young Leaders Group Happy Hour at Part & Parcel next Thursday, September 8, from 6-7:30. The address is 611 O’Keefe Street, New Orleans, LA 70113, and you can just show up! The new YLG Chair, Kendra Home with Latter & Blum Realtors, will be there to talk about upcoming ULI events.
The second event is a guest cocktail hour at Hot Tin Bar at the Pontchartrain Hotel. The event will take place October 5, 2016 from 5:30-7:30. ULI Louisiana members will be on hand to talk about the benefits of ULI and what they have gotten out of membership. Networking and drinks for all. Registration required, which you can do here. As of today, over 50 people have already registered.
The ULI has put on some great events in the past, including one on the new CZO, financing mixed-use developments, and they recently dished out $50,000 as part of an urban planning competition for redeveloping Mid City.
The Urban Land Institute, or ULI, is a nonprofit research and education organization with offices worldwide. Its stated mission is “to provide leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities worldwide”. ULI advocates progressive development, conducting research, and education in topics such as sustainability, smart growth, compact development, place making, and workforce housing. It has more than 38,000 members worldwide.