Urban Developers Association

    The advancement and financial support of urban developers in the city of Philadelphia

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Our mission is to continue providing opportunities for all members to network and foster new professional relationships. Contact us if you are also interested in becoming an event sponsor.

Upcoming Industry Events

June 1

Philly Real Estate Now and Later

5:00 to 9:00 pm

Cherry Street Pier

Philly Real Estate Now and Later is a team of real estate professionals that are committed to cultivating the future of Philadelphia, and its surrounding area's development and design. We are excited to start Philly's prime real estate summer season with an extravaganza on the waterfront. Connect with past, present, and future members of the real estate development community for an evening of networking, food, drinks, & fun.

June 22

ULA Philadelphia's 7th Annual Shark Tank

4:30 pm to 7:00pm

ULI Philadelphia is soliciting proposals from savvy real estate entrepreneurs to showcase and pitch their real estate small to mid-scale development projects at ULI Philadelphia’s Annual Shark Tank.


Chosen presenters will gain exposure to industry professionals, including a wide array of lenders, private investors, developers, architects, and others who could provide strategic expertise to help bring their project to fruition. Candidates will be chosen based on real estate development experience, the ability to make a concise and captivating presentation, and an active and interesting deal.


The deadline to submit proposals is April 30th, 2023.

Thank you to our previous event sponsors!

Garces Trading Company

Penn Community Bank

JKRP Architects

Hughes Housing

G Buys Philly

West Powelton Development

Lending One