Simon Fraser University

Book Launch for "PLACEMAKERS: Emperors, Kings, Entrepreneurs—A Brief History of Real Estate Development"
November 7, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
SFU Harbour Centre
515 W. Hastings St.

Real estate development is the world's second-oldest profession. And it's on the tip of everybody's tongues these days. Join Gordon Price, director of SFU's City Program, as he interviews Herb Auerbach and co-author Ira Nadel about their new book "Placemakers," a panoramic history of the world as seen through the lens of real estate development. You'll discover what's motivated real estate developers throughout the ages, aside from money and ego.A book signing and sales will follow the event. Placemakers: Emperors, Kings Entrepreneurs — A Brief History of Real Estate Development will be published by Figure 1 Publishing in October 2016.  It's available for pre-order at major booksellers, including Indigo and Amazon.Register here: