Monthly Archives: December 2011

Redevelopmnt Toolkit for Third Ward Community

Houston has been selected to receive almost $25,000 from the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Anniversary Urban Innovation Fund Grant Program. The grant, which will be matched with $122,750 in local funds and in-kind donations, will be used to develop a “High Impact Redevelopment Toolkit” for transforming distressed communities. “ULI is a tremendous partner in helping the City find creative solutions to land use challenges in Houston,” said Mayor Annise Parker. “We will be able to use these tools to protect historic assets and provide appropriate, sustainable housing choices for a broad … Read More

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ULI Houston 2012 Development of Distinction Finalists

The Houston Chapter of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) today announced the finalists for its upcoming 2012 Development of Distinction Awards.  The awards program is the centerpiece of ULI’s efforts to identify and promote best practices in all types of real estate development. Finalists/For-Profit CITYCENTRE, developed by Midway Companies Gulfgate Center, developed by Wulfe & Co. Finalists/Not-for-Profit Mandolin Gardens Park, developed by Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 230 Market Square Park, developed by Houston Downtown Management District Tellepsen Family YMCA, developed by YMCA of Greater Houston Finalists/Heritage Harris County … Read More

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