Monthly Archives: May 2016

PRESTO – Plan for Regional Sustainability Tomorrow

On Friday, April 8th, the ULI Baltimore regionalism committee hosted their second workshop on PRESTO – Plan for Regional Sustainability Tomorrow, a project of the National Center for Smart Growth (NCSG) at the University of Maryland. PRESTO is a multiyear effort to develop, disseminate, and promote the implementation of a sustainable development strategy for the Baltimore-Washington region. Well known examples of similar efforts include privately financed and promoted plans such as the Burnham plan for Chicago, the Wallace-McHarg plan for the Valleys, and the series of plans for greater metropolitan … Read More

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Evolution of Office and the Baltimore Market

The program was held at the Museum of Industry in March. The Evolution of Office program showcased the global changes in the office market and how Baltimore is responding. Randy Beavers, Herman Miller’s Performance Environments Consultant and former real estate broker, kicked off the program, providing the global overview. According to Randy, millennials are driving this trend as many work remotely or are starting their own businesses. Last year there were approximately 40 million independent workers nationwide; by 2020 this number is expected to reach 65 million people. This group … Read More

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Content Before Cocktails: Motor House

On Thursday, January 21st, ULI Baltimore hosted our monthly “Content Before Cocktails” event at the recently renovated Motor House at 120 W. North Avenue in the Station North Arts and Entertainment District. This $6.5 million project used historic tax credits to convert Baltimore’s first Ford dealership into a 25,000 sf arts hub that now showcases Baltimore’s vibrant and diverse urban arts scene; provides quality facilities for artists, performers, curators, and nonprofit arts organizations; and attracts audiences and art patrons from across the city and around the region. Over 133 industry … Read More

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