This is a recording of the September 12, 2018 candidates forum hosted by UBC Centre for Urban Economics and Real Estate.

The high cost of housing continues to dominate headlines in the lead-up to municipal elections throughout Greater Vancouver.

How do the parties running for Vancouver’s City Council and Mayor plan to address housing affordability, high commercial taxes, and a regulatory process in need of streamlining?

Panelists include:

Christine Boyle, OneCity
Hector Bremner, Yes Vancouver
David Chen, ProVancouver
Pete Fry, Green Party
Ken Sim, NPA
Kennedy Stewart
Jean Swanson, COPE
Shauna Sylvester
Diego Cardona, Vision Vancouver

Moderators
Ian Bushfield, Cambie Report
Nadia Stewart, Global BC

Introductory Remarks
Tom Davidoff
Director, Centre for Urban Economics and Real Estate Associate Professor, Strategy and Business Economics UBC Sauder School of Business

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