SOLD! Housing Forum

Date(s) - May 9, 2018
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Brighouse United Church

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Is housing an investment or a human right?
Following the launch of SOLD!, CBC Vancouver’s new original podcast, CBC Vancouver and Fairchild Radio are partnering to host a public forum on housing in Metro Vancouver.
Moderated by Stephen Quinn, host of CBC Radio One’s The Early Edition, join us on Wednesday, May 9th as we delve into the question at the heart of the issue: is housing an investment or a human right?
To encourage an inclusive conversation, translation services will be offered for guests who speak Mandarin and Cantonese.
All community members are invited!
Panellists include:

Mark Ting, CBC weekly financial columnist for On The Coast
Tsur Somerville, Senior Fellow, UBC Centre for Urban Economics and Real Estate
Patsy Hui, Realtor
Tom Davidoff, Economics Professor at the Sauder School of Business, UBC
Tung Chan, former CEO of S.U.C.C.E.S.S and Vancouver City Councilor
Erin Seeley, Executive Officer, Real Estate Council of BC
Josh Gordon, Assistant Professor at the School of Public Policy, SFU
Jon Stovell, President, Reliance Properties
Kira Gerwing, Manager of Community Investment, Vancity
May So, Associate, Henriquez Partners Architects

Can’t make it?
The forum will also be broadcast live in English on CBC Radio One, and CBC Vancouver’s Facebook page. Cantonese and Mandarin translations will be streamed on and CBC News’ YouTube channel.

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