Monthly Archives: November 2012

RECON reports on ULI Economic Forecast Conference

The Real Estate Center Online News (RECON) on the 2013 ULI Economic Forecast Conference: “Be the best Houston you can be” was the message delivered to Urban Land Institute (ULI) members here yesterday by an expert who has spent 40 years studying global developments. Peter Rummell, ULI global chairman and former CEO of the St. Joe Co. and Walt Disney Imagineering, told the 400-plus attending ULI Houston’s 2013 Forecast Conference, “Houston has all the fundamental characteristics needed to become one of the great places of the next century…” For more … Read More

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KUHF Radio report on ULI Economic Forecast

Houston’s outlook is bright, but changing demographics also will change the real estate development landscape. Listen to KUHF business reporter Andrew Schneider’s interview with ULI Global Chairman Peter Rummell. Click here for the story.

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Energy Piece of the Green Leasing Puzzle

Here’s a challenge: Say you own a business, and you have huge assets that are expensive to maintain. Your engineer tells you about an energy conservation measure (ECM) that has a simple payback of less than four years, and you have the capital necessary to implement the measure. When might it make good business sense not to do the project? Answer: When you pass along your operating costs to your clients. Read more in the most recent edition of UrbanLand online

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