• ULI Mission

    The mission of the Urban Land Institute is to provide leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities worldwide. ULI neither lobbies nor acts as an advocate for any single industry. ULI examines land use issues, impartially reports findings, … Read More

  • Membership

    ULI Hawaii has monthly gatherings as well as several forums a year on key land use topics. Why be part of ULI Hawaii? Opportunity to network with land use professionals of different professions Access to Member Only events each year Discounted registration to ULI Hawaii … Read More

ULI Hawaii News

Building to Make the Healthy Choice the Easy…


Making the Healthy Choice the Easy Choice: ULI Publication Contains Strategies for Development that Encourages Healthy Lifestyles Report is Part of ULI’s Ongoing Efforts to Highlight the Connection between Land Use and Health WASHINGTON (February 19, 2015) – Development strategies that can improve health outcomes, such as … Read More

Thinking Bigger about the Role of Micro Units…


New research from the Urban Land Institute suggests that micro units—typically larger than a one-car garage, but smaller than a double—have staying power as a housing type that appeals to urban dwellers in high-cost markets who are willing to trade space for improved affordability and … Read More

Event Recap – Climate Change in Hawaii


On July 11, 2014, our monthly brown bag series featured Dolan Eversole, Regional Coordinator of NOAA UH Sea Grant Coastal Storms Program. Dolan presented the latest research on how climate change is expected to affect the built environment on Oahu and what mitigation and adaptation techniques … Read More

Tax Increment Financing: Tweaking TIF for…


Tax increment financing (TIF) can be a powerful economic development tool. Under the right circumstances, TIF can generate enough funding to make a real difference. And with the right safeguards in place, TIF encourages government and the private sector to form a partnership based on … Read More