The BCREA represents 11 member real estate boards and their approximately 18,500 REALTORS® on all provincial issues, providing an extensive communications network, standard forms, economic research and analysis, government relations, applied practice courses and continuing professional education. 

Journey of Discovery: Informing BCREA’s Planning for the Future

BCREA recently launched a research initiative called the Journey of Discovery to help inform the Association’s 2014 Joint Strategic Planning Session with member boards. To learn more about the project including how to participate in the research, engage in the Facebook campaign, review the research findings or attend a virtual or in-person event, click here.

Commercial Leading Indicator (August 2014)

The BCREA Commercial Leading Indicator rose two index points to a new record high of 117.1, eclipsing the previous high of 116.2 set in the second quarter of 2007. . . more >> 

The Bulletin (August 2014)

The Bulletin is BCREA's quarterly newsletter, featuring real estate news from a provincial perspective. In this issue:
  • New PDP Courses Coming Soon
  • President’s Report: The Power of Strategic Planning
  • Making Standard Forms Easier to Find
  • BCREA’s Journey of Discovery: A Road to a Bright Future
  • Measuring Success of the New PDP
  • New REvia Anti-Spam Course Available
  • New Applied Practice Course to Launch January 2015
  • Depreciation Reports: Are You Qualified?
  • Inter-Provincial Migration on the Rise

Read the issue here. For an email subscription to The Bulletin, click here.

Legally Speaking (August 2014)

Legally Speaking is an essential newsletter, published eight times a year, for all professionals involved in real estate transactions. In this issue:
Features: Mike Mangan - Strata Update

Read the issue here. For an email subscription to Legally Speaking, click here.

Housing Market Update Video Podcast (August 2014) 

Watch BCREA Chief Economist Cameron Muir discuss the July 2014 statistics:

Home Buying Heats Up Over the Summer Months

BCREA reports that a total of 8,493 residential sales were recorded by the MLS® in July, up 11 per cent from July 2013. . . . more >>

MyHydro: Helping You Quickly Move Onto the Next Sale

As a REALTOR®, you know it’s easy to get pulled into different directions from clients seeking everything from legal to accounting advice. . . more >>  

New Guidebook Helps Local Governments Find Floodplain Map Funding Sources (May 2014)

Local governments need innovation and creativity to find funding to update or create floodplain maps, according to the Floodplain Mapping Funding Guidebook for BC Local Governments, published today BCREA . . . more >>