Founded in 1936, with Kansas City’s very own J.C. Nichols as one of its founding fathers, ULI now has more than 40,000 members in 95 countries worldwide, representing the entire spectrum of land use and real estate development disciplines working in private enterprise and public service.

When you join ULI, you can enjoy the benefits of membership anywhere in the world. Members of ULI Kansas City are automatically members of ULI nationally and globally.


Why Join ULI Kansas City?

Make connections with the right people. With access to local, regional, and national experts in land use, ULI’s programs provide unparalleled information and networking opportunities. ULI is the only organization that brings leaders and land use professionals from ALL disciplines—developers, architects, planners, attorneys, engineers, brokers, investors and lenders, and government officials involved in every sector of real estate development—to the table to discuss current industry trends and facilitate decision-making and brainstorming at the local level.

Look smart. Use ULI’s wealth of information and resources to get information you won’t find anywhere else and to bring value to your clients or customers. Whether it is sharing an article from ULI’s award-winning online magazine, calling on ULI’s library to find just the information you need, or sharing what you learned at a local or national event, you will look like an expert on all kinds of real estate and land use issues.

Get the tools for future success. ULI saves you time and gives you insight into new opportunities by offering reliable analysis of demographic and market trends and what it means for real estate at the local, regional, national, and international levels. Taking advantage of ULI educational workshops, webinars, and the Real Estate School will help you be more effective at understanding clients or doing better deals.

Improve your community. You can get involved in working on key land issues in Kansas City and make it a better place to live. ULI connects the public and private sectors to discuss the real estate–related topics most important in Kansas City, such as place making, redevelopment, housing, and transportation options.

It’s a good value. Instead of paying for multiple memberships, when you join ULI, you have the convenience of a “one stop shop.” With ULI’s mix of industry professionals and rich content from every real estate sector, you can feel confident that you are getting the best value in networking opportunities and the information most essential to your business.

Individual Memberships*

Associate Membership:  $440 annual dues   Join now!
Open to all: Most ULI members are Associate Members.
Discounts are available for:
Under 35 yrs of age                          50% off
Government, nonprofit, or academic   50% off
Student                                           75% off

Full Membership: $1,220 annual dues  Join now!
Full membership is selective and by invitation.  Applicants must provide professional references from three other Full Members from different firms and a written biography.
Discounts are available for:
Under 35 yrs of age                            50% off
Government, nonprofit, or academic     75% off
Full membership is not available to students.

*(Corporate/Institutional packages and group discounts are also available; contact