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2006 International Conference

Held for the first time in 1992, AREUEA's annual International Conference over the years has become the leading conference to address global developments in international topics that affect real estate and urban economics. AREUEA membership now include individuals and libraries from over 45 countries around the world.

For information about previous International conferences, please see the conference archive section.

General Conference Information

The American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association (AREUEA) and the Asian Real Estate Society (AsRES) are pleased to announce their joint international conference to be held June 30 to July 3, 2006 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. This co-sponsored event brings academics, practitioners and policymakers from around the world together in one of the world's most beautiful cities to present, hear, and discuss new research in urban and real estate economics, real estate finance, development and investment. In addition to paper sessions covering current theoretical and applied research, the conference will feature a number of special panel discussion sessions.

For more information, contact our International Conference Chair: Tsur Somerville

Sauder School of Business

University of British Columbia

2053 Main Mall

Phone: (604) 822-8343
FAX: (604) 822-8477

Conference Announcements

Register for the Conference

Early registration is now closed - and we can only accept on-site registrations at this point-in-time.

Conference Schedule

June 30

    • Evening Reception
      ~ Hotel Vancouver (The Panorama Roof)

July 1

    • Opening Session
    • Concurrent Sessions (All Day)
    • Welcome Banquet
      ~ Imperial Chinese Restaurant
      • Main Floor, Marine Building
        355 Burrard Street

July 2

    • Concurrent Sessions (All Day)
    • Dinner Cruise
      ~ Details to follow

July 3

    • Concurrent Sessions (Morning)

Click here to view/download the session schedule View Sessions .

Hotel Information

The conference will be centred at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver which is located in downtown Vancouver.

900 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, BC V6C 2W6
604 684 3131
604 662 1929

The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver is offering a special rate of $210 CDN to $240 CDN plus taxes per night for basic rooms for our conference participants subject to reserving by May 15, 2006. We have reserved a block of 75 rooms at the hotel so we urge you to make your reservations early to avoid disappointment.

Use promotional code: GRARE1
For phone reservations, please call the Reservations Department at (604) 684 3131 or the Global Reservations Centre at 1-800-441-1414. Callers must identify themselves as being participants of the AREUEA Conference 2006.

Map of Downtown Vancouver

Secondary Conference Hotel

We have a secondary room block of 25 rooms at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Georgia located one block away from the principal conference hotel at: 801 West Georgia Street.

Reservations can be made at the conference rate of $C 185 per night is good until Wednesday, May 31, 2006. Call their Central Reservations Office at 1-800-663-1111, via email to or Hotel Direct at 604-682-5566. Callers must mention the group name AREUEA Conference 2006 to ensure they receive the appropriate rate and are included in the guest room block.

Less than a block away
Crowne Plaza Hotel Georgia Vancouver
801 West Georgia Street

Nearby 3 Star Hotels

5 blocks away
Delta Vancouver Suites
550 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC V6B 1L6

5 blocks away
Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites -
Vancouver Downtown
1110 Howe Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 1R2

9 blocks away
Coast Plaza Hotel & Suites at Stanley Park
1763 Comox Street

Travel Documentation
Depending on your citizenship, you may require a visa to enter Canada. This may require up to 2 months of processing if you are doing it by mail. Citizens of the US, EU, Hong Kong SAR, Japan, Singapore, and South Korea do not need a visa but require a valid passport for entry into Canada.

Papers and/or abstracts MUST BE submitted on-line via the AREUEA conference website. Abstracts must be submitted by January 28, 2006 (DEADLINE EXTENDED) and provide the following information: Title of the paper, two or three key words indicating the topic, corresponding author

For more information, please download the PDF version of this announcement.

We want to see you in Vancouver!

Vancouver, BC, is Canada

For more information, please download the PDF version of this announcement.

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