ULI Arizona Full Member Case Study: CityScape and Block 23: How One Developer Changed the Future of Downtown Phoenix


Wednesday, August 28th, 2019
4:00pm - 6:30pm MST


Squire Patton Boggs 1 E Washington ST Ste 2700 Phoenix, AZ 85004-2556 UNITED STATES
4:00 – 4:30pm Registration and Networking
4:30 – 6:30pm Program followed by a Reception

In its 21st year, the ULI Arizona Full Member Case Study is an exclusive look into the finer details and nuances of renowned land use and real estate development projects in the Southwest.  Open to ULI Full Members only, Case Study discussions are confidential and very similar to the operation of a ULI National Product Council. If you are a ULI Full Member, this is one local benefit that is unsurpassed.
This year’s program will delve into the trials and tribulations of the CityScape and Block 23 development endeavor, from the perspective of Mike Ebert, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Development, RED Development, LLC. Discussion topics may include:
  • Redevelopment challenges before, during, and after the Great Recession
  • The importance of shared vision and strong partners
  • Economic impact; creation of jobs
  • Development incentives
This event is FREE and opened to Full Members only.  Not a Full Member?  Contact arizona@uli.org to learn more.  




Mike Ebert

Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Development , RED Development, LLC

As a founding partner of RED Development, Mike Ebert has shaped the company’s successful development area in projects across the country since 1995. His keen insights and knowledge about the qualities that come together in a compelling property are an essential part of RED’s continued evolution as a preferred partner for national retailers, real estate investors and property owners. Among his many significant contributions to RED, Ebert led the groundbreaking public-private partnership with the City of Phoenix to develop CityScape, the high-profile, 1.2 million square-foot, mixed-use urban destination in downtown Phoenix that is a signature project for both the company and the city.

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