The ULI Foundation secures and manages philanthropic assets to benefit and advance the mission of Urban Land Institute.
Together with ULI members and supporters, we make the world better by making better places.
Aligned with the ULI mission to provide leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities worldwide, the ULI Foundation’s philanthropic priorities broadly support the enhancement of our education and mentorship programs and the expansion of our global centers and initiatives.
Advising communities in need
Deliver the experience and expertise of ULI members to communities facing critical land use challenges
Shaping cities and regions
Foster the planning and development of vibrant, competitive metropolitan areas through sharing global best practices and promoting effective relationships among business, government, and community stakeholders
Developing excellence through education
Create learning experiences that develop professional expertise and personal leadership skills in support of the individual, the community, and the real estate industry
Driving innovation in real estate and urban development
Analyze the evolution of real estate market demand, changing technology, policy trends, and investment patterns to help identify opportunities, develop creative responses, and manage risk
Clarify the connections between responsible use of resources, the built environment, and long-term environmental health, and demonstrate a compelling business case for resource efficiency
Connecting capital and the built environment
Ensure the attractiveness of real estate to global allocators of capital by understanding and explaining the dynamics affecting real estate value