Category: ULI

Knowing your unknowns: Part 2, organization and governance

17 December, 2009 (13:21) | Housing, MEEs, Nonprofits, Theory, ULI, US News |

By: David A. Smith   [Continued from yesterday’s Part 1.]   Halfway through our list of tips from Helen Dunlap presented at the San Francisco ULI fall meeting, we’ve made it through the real-estate-related points.  Now come those that make the MEE thrive or wither.   8. Trust your board/governance structure. They are your partner. […]

Knowing your unknowns: Part 1, real estate

16 December, 2009 (10:18) | Housing, MEEs, Nonprofits, Theory, ULI, US News |

By: David A. Smith   At the fall ULI meeting in San Francisco, the Affordable and Workforce Housing Council heard an interesting and wise presentation from Helen Dunlap.    Sorry, Helen, it was the only picture I could find   Helen, whom I’ve known for a decade and a half, has had a peripatetic career.  […]