On Safer Ground: Floodplain Buyouts and Community Resilience report cover image
Flooding is the most expensive and common natural disaster in the United States, and managing flood risk is critical to protecting homes, local and regional economies, and community well-being. On Safer Ground: Floodplain Buyouts and Community Resilience highlights how local governments across the United States are increasingly turning to buyouts as one strategy to cost effectively reduce flood risk, offer relief to residents, and potentially improve access to open space in urban areas. The report explores best practices for community resilience involving floodplain buyouts and models for partnerships with the private sector.

2021 ULI Prize for Visionaries in Urban Development Laureate: Jonathan F.P. Rose

Jonathan F.P. Rose, one of the real estate industry's most respected champions of inclusive, equitable, and sustainable community building, is the 2021 recipient of the ULI Prize for Visionaries in Urban Development.

COP26: Key Takeaways for Real Estate

To disseminate the takeaways from a ULI Global Virtual Leadership Roundtable on COP26 with the broader ULI community, ULI hosted regional follow-on webinars for members in Asia Pacific, Americas, and Europe.

Brooklyn, NY vTAP Marlboro Houses

Heavily affected by Hurricane Sandy in 2012, the New York City Housing Authority’s Marlboro Houses continues to face vulnerabilities to climate-induced hazards like storm surges and extreme heat. As part of their broader efforts on climate adaptation...

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