The BCREA is the professional association for more than 18,500 REALTORS® in BC, focusing on provincial issues that impact real estate. Working with the province’s 11 real estate boards, BCREA provides continuing professional education, advocacy, economic research and standard forms to help REALTORS® provide value for their clients.

Legally Speaking (January 2015)

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 - Leasehold Strata Parking and Storage

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

Housing Market Update Video Podcast (January 2015) 

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

Consumer Demand in 2014 Strongest in Five Years

BCREA reports that a total of 84,049 residential unit sales were recorded by the MLS® in 2014, up 15.2 per cent from 2013. . . . more >>

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.

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 >>