(www.uli.org) ULI - the Urban Land Institute is a 501(c) (3) nonprofit research and education organization supported by its members. Founded in 1936, the institute now has more than 40,000 members worldwide representing the entire spectrum of land use and real estate development disciplines, working in private enterprise and public service.
(www.globalhousingfoundation.org) Global Housing Foundation was launched in 1999 when its late founder, René Frank, took up a challenge from the United Nations Commission on Human Settlements (UNCHS) as to why the private real estate industry did not do more to help solve housing crises around the world.
(www.globalrealestate.org)The GRI is a Global Club of senior real estate investors, developers and lenders. Its mission is to help its members build personal relationships and work together in creating better places as a legacy to our children. Founded in 1998, its core constituency consists of the world's leading real estate players. The GRI runs its activities through a series of annual meetings focused on different regions of the world.