“Why I Love ULI” Video Contest

The Urban Land Institute is concluding its “Why I <3 ULI”  video contest tonight, and there are some really creative entries so far. The person whose video that gets the most Facebook likes will win an all-expense-paid trip to Los Angeles for the 2011 ULI Fall Meeting. Sweet deal! Here are the top three Why… Continue reading “Why I Love ULI” Video Contest

The Ghost Ranch Lodge, an Adaptive Reuse Success

The iconic Ghost Ranch Lodge sign

The Ghost Ranch Lodge had its grand reopening several months ago, as I previously posted in The Redevelopment of the Ghost Ranch Lodge. Construction had just been completed a few weeks before the event, and the units were already 100% occupied with a waiting list for future residents. It has also served as a catalyst… Continue reading The Ghost Ranch Lodge, an Adaptive Reuse Success

The Redevelopment of the Ghost Ranch Lodge

I was recently invited to say a few words at the celebration of the rehabilitation and adaption of the historic Ghost Ranch Lodge into affordable senior housing. The grand reopening coincides with the popular Miracle Mile Open House & Tour, an event created from the City of Tucson’s Oracle Area Revitalization Plan. I had the… Continue reading The Redevelopment of the Ghost Ranch Lodge