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The United Developers Council (UDC), an Affiliate of the National Association of Real Estate Brokers (NAREB), mission is to promote the inclusion and representation of minorities within the planning and development of community development projects located in high-density urban area where its members are actively engaged in development and brokerage of real estate. The United Council of Developers dba The United Developers Council, 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization activities include, but are not limited to promoting education, economic development & social entrepreneurs in urban neighborhoods. UDC provides training on current development trends. Market Trend Development classes are offered at Mid-Winter, Annual and Regional NAREB Conferences. UDC promotes transforming communities through partnerships with various municipalities, local universities, community development groups, faith-based organizations, Lending Institutions, and Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI). UDC encourages collaboration between Experienced and Novice Developers to promote the success of Projects. Participants who complete the stringent course curriculum receive a designation as a United Developers Consultant. The UDC designation training is currently offered yearly.
Dan Lane is the Principal Broker for ABL Realty Services. He became a licensed real estate agent in 1986. He started ABL Realty Services to provide residential, commercial and investment real estate services to property owners and small businesses located in the Bordeaux and North Nashville areas of Nashville, Tennessee
Dan received his MBA Degree from Vanderbilt University’s Owen Graduate School of Management, Nashville, Tennessee with an emphasis in finance, 1972; a MS Degree in Counseling and Behavioral Studies from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, 1966; and a BS Degree in Recreation Administration from Southern University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1964. He has completed over 150 hours of courses in marketing commercial and investment real estate and real estate finance. He has worked extensively with investors and institutional owners in the acquisition, renovation and marketing of distressed properties and consulting with investor on new project development.