Author Archives: PamelaBennett

Drawing Business Travelers Back to Kansas City’s Airport

ULI UrbanLand’s Magazine published an article by Joe Gose about terminal modernization for Kansas City Airport.  Great read! FULL ARTICLE HERE  

Posted in News | Leave a comment

12th Street Heritage TAP Report Available

The report from from ULI Kansas City Technical Assistance Panel is now available from the recent study of the 12th Street Heritage corridor. Media coverage from Biz Journal too. Read More

Posted in News | Comments Off on 12th Street Heritage TAP Report Available

ULI’s Lessons from Dallas

Real Estate News Kansas City reports that local leaders return from the ULI Fall Meeting with lessons learned by real estate experts assembled in Dallas. READ FULL ARTICLE  

Posted in News | Leave a comment

ULI Fall Meeting Videos

ULI’s video library captures key lessons from the 2016 Fall Meeting. Watch these full-length presentations by real estate visionaries about the most pressing topics facing the industry. Read More

Posted in News | Comments Off on ULI Fall Meeting Videos

Nichols Prize Laureates Highlight Ongoing Need for Housing in Cities around the World

While cities around the world face many challenges, they also play a role in providing economic opportunity and bringing people of different backgrounds together. That was the primary topic of a panel discussion among past recipients of ULI’s prestigious J.C. Nichols Prize for Visionaries in Urban Development in Kansas City, Missouri, for the J.C. Nichols Forum. But panelists said that city leaders and the real estate industry need to focus on providing affordable housing and promoting public policies and partnerships that can support it. FULL ARTICLE

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Media Coverage: KC Embracing ‘18-hour city’ Distinction

Kansas City has come a long way in the last 15 years — so says some of the participants in the Urban Land Institute’s Nichols Forum.

The day-and-a-half gathering concluded Thursday with a panel discussion on Kansas City’s emergence as an 18-hour city, a term relegated to middle-tiered cities such as Austin, Tex., Pittsburgh, Seattle and others. Read More

Posted in News | Comments Off on Media Coverage: KC Embracing ‘18-hour city’ Distinction

Nichols Forum Schedule at a Glance

The J.C. Nichols Forum is a one-and-a-half-day event exploring the opportunities and challenges in middle-tier cities. Take a look at the schedule to see how you can participate. Read More

Posted in News | Comments Off on Nichols Forum Schedule at a Glance