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Developers Can Help Build Value Through Transit Value Capture

Stephen E. Schlickman
Stephen Schlickman, Exec. Dir. UTC at UIC

[Guest blogging today is Stephen Schlickman, Executive Director of the Urban Transportation Center at University of Illinois at Chicago.  The relationships between property value and infrastructure are studied exhaustively, and UTC’s specialty is the factor of  transportation infrastructure in the outcome of property value. Today, Steve explores how real estate development can overcome funding challenges for infrastructure projects using a funding technique called “value capture”.  Mr. Schlickman has a law degree from DePaul University and an undergraduate degree from Georgetown University. In 1992, he was named to the prestigious “40 Under 40″ list by Crain’s Chicago Business. -WG]

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