Monthly Archives: December 2013

Real Estate Trends in Central Ohio Thank You

Thanks to all of the 2014 Real Estate Trends in Central Ohio interview participants! See the report here. INTERVIEWEES  William Brennan EVP and CFO The Pizzuti Companies Tom Caldwell Executive Vice President of Finance and Development Continental Real Estate Companies Don Casto, III  * Principal CASTO Brian Ellis President and COO Nationwide Realty Investors Terry Foegler * Director of Strategic Initiatives/Special Projects City of Dublin Brett Kaufman * Owner Kaufman Development Marshall Loeb President and COO Glimcher Realty Trust Chad Pinnell Senior Vice President Equity John Royer * President Kohr … Read More

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Pop-up Toy Drive

It was a great evening at Wolf’s Ridge Brewing last Thursday for the ULI Columbus Pop-up social! A special thanks to the ULI Columbus attendees for donating various toys, gift cards, and cash in support of Kacey’s Gift.

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Event Recap: Real Estate Trends in Central Ohio 2014

Sentiments are clearly positive for real estate in 2014 according to national and local trend data.  Business prospects are up and equity is more available.  For sale housing is in recovery, especially for the single family home. The 2014 Real Estate Trends in Central Ohio were presented to ULI members and guests November 20 at the Porter Wright offices.  Both national and local data (bulleted below) is promising.  “Overall, things are more positive than last year,” summarized Presenter Jung Kim, Columbus 2020.  “The hope is back.  Opportunity is visible and … Read More

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ULI Columbus Welcomes New Advisory Board Members

December 3, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, contact Alicia Gaston, District Council Coordinator, at 614.596.0983 or email: alicia.gaston@uli.org ULI COLUMBUS WELCOMES CHRISTINE SHIRER AND ROBERT VOGT TO LOCAL ADVISORY BOARD COLUMBUS, OH – ULI Columbus has appointed Christine Shirer and Robert Vogt to the ULI Columbus Advisory Board. See the full list of ULI Columbus Advisory Board Members. Christine (Chris) Shirer is the CEO and President of Madison & Fifth, a marketing agency providing creative and strategic services to a diverse portfolio of clients located in several states. … Read More

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YLG Call for Mentor Program Applications

We are pleased to announce the 2014 Mentorship Program for the Young Leaders Group members! Please note that the application deadline has been extended to Friday, December 13th. Mission The mission of the mentor program is to foster an exchange of professional ideas, friendship, and expertise among young real estate professionals and industry veterans. This program matches young professionals (mentees) with experienced professionals (mentors) for guidance and support, while offering mentors an opportunity to strengthen ties with the young future leaders of the local real estate community and ULI. Structure … Read More

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Impact at the Local Level 2013

ULI Columbus’ Columbus 2050 initiative was featured in ULI District Council “Impact at the Local Level 2013.” One of ULI’s great success stories is the district/national Council network and its extraordinary capacity to help its members deliver the ULI mission at the local level. Just 15 years ago, ULI had only five district Councils. As of October 2013, we have 71 district and national Councils worldwide with more than 30,000 members. Last fiscal year, they delivered over 1,100 programs attended by more than 70,000 people. This growth can be attributed to the entrepreneurial spirit of each individual … Read More

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