• Local Initiatives

    The ULI mission is to provide leadership in the responsible use of land and in the creation of sustainable thriving neighborhoods and communities. Through ULI Memphis we support best practices, education and research at the local level. Today, ULI Memphis is involved in the leadership … Read More

ULI Memphis News

Bloodworth: Greenways Increasing Residential…

The Memphis region’s existing 50 miles of greenways, paths and trails are responsible for some increase in property values, particularly residential property, says Rusty Bloodworth, vice president of Boyle Investment Co. and past chairman of the Urban Land Institute’s Memphis chapter. And Bloodworth said that could … Read More

Blurb on excerpt from Ed McMahon’s visit…

National sustainable development expert Ed McMahon, who was in town recently for the Mid-South Greenways Conservation Workshop, praises Memphis’ green space assets. Click here to download blurb from Ed McMahon

COMING SOON! Housing in America: Integrating…

Housing in America: Integrating Housing, Health, and Resilience in a Changing Environment Extreme weather events are becoming more frequent and causing more damage in cities across the United States, which directly impacts the health and resilience of individuals and entire communities. This report explores how households … Read More

Building for Wellness: The Business Case

Does wellness make business sense as a development objective? How have developers pursued this objective? What has the market response been? And how have developers measured their success? To answer these questions, Building for Wellness: The Business Case highlights 13 projects of varying product type and scale … Read More