ULI Dallas-Fort Worth YLG Hosts Becoming a Developer - A Discussion with John McNellis


Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021
5:00pm - 6:30pm CST

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    A popular and engaging speaker at national ULI events, the ULIDFW's YLG is both fortunate and thrilled to welcome John McNellis, author of “Making It In Real Estate.” With almost four decades of experience as a developer, McNellis is a wealth of information for those who are new to the field, and a practical perspective that fellow long-time veterans will appreciate.

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    Please note- this event is for members only and ticket prices are $35




    Making it in Real Estate by John McNellis

    Registration includes a
    FREE copy of
    Making it in Real Estate! 




    Once your registration is complete, you will receive a unique discount code in your conformation email, which is good for either e-book or hard copy version at the ULI Bookstore. 

    1. Go to the ULI Bookstore.

    2. Pick your format, enter it in your cart and hit Checkout to go to your cart.

    3. Enter your unique discount code. 

    4. Checkout.

    5. Enjoy!

    *Please note: a seperate shipping fee will be charged at check out for hardcopies and is not covered by the discount code.




    John McNellis

    Principal, McNellis Partners, LLC

    A graduate of the University of California at Berkeley and Hastings College of The Law, John practiced law until he co-founded McNellis Partners, a Northern California based shopping center development firm in 1982. A member of the ULI since 1984, John was a founding member of both its Environmental Task Force and Environmental Coordinating Committee. He is a ULI Governor and has served as a Trustee, Council Councilor and is now chairing his ULI Council, SSDC Black. He is an active member of the ICSC and has served on the board of directors for Lambda Alpha International (Golden Gate Chapter). A frequent lecturer and writer, John regularly gives presentations to the ULI, other industry groups and real estate schools throughout the country. He also writes a monthly real estate column for the Registry magazine and is the author of “Making it in Real Estate: Starting out as a Developer”, a critically-acclaimed book that sets out the basics of real estate development in a straightforward and amusing way. John is actively involved with Outward Bound, having served on its national board of directors. He is a past president of the board of directors of Rebuilding Together Peninsula and is a board member emeritus. He has also served on the board of directors for the Peninsula Conflict Resolution Center and is a long-time volunteer at the Palo Alto Downtown Streets Team’s Food Closet. John and his wife, Michele, have been together nearly forty years and live in Atherton, Ca.