Simon Fraser University

Free Public Lecture - 12 Affordable Housing Ideas for Vancouver with Michael Geller
February 2, 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
SFU Harbour Centre
2300 515 W. Hastings St
Vancouver
BC
Monday, Feb 2nd, 7:00 PM
 
Vancouver will always be an expensive place to live. However, with innovative planning and financing ideas, we can create more affordable housing choices throughout the region. 
 
This presentation by Michael Geller will examine housing designs and financing programs from around the world that should have a place in Metro Vancouver. It will be of interest to municipal politicians and planners, architects, developers, and the general public.
 
Admission: Free, but reservations are required. www.sfu.ca/reserve
 
About the Speaker
Michael Geller is an architect, planner, real estate consultant and property developer with four decades' experience in the public, private and institutional sectors. He serves on the Adjunct Faculty of the SFU Centre for Sustainable Community Development and writes a weekly civic affairs column in the Vancouver Courier. A past-president of the Urban Development Institute, he travels extensively and writes a blog at www.gellersworldtravel.blogspot.com.
 
Sponsors
The City Program, SFU Continuing Studies
 
Questions
Email: city@sfu.ca
Telephone: 778-782-5254