The BCREA is the professional association for more than 23,000 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.


June 15 Rule Changes

Legally Speaking (July 2018)

Legally Speaking is an essential newsletter, published eight times a year, for all professionals involved in real estate transactions. In this issue:
Features: Oana Hyatt - Third-Party Recommendations and REALTOR® Liability

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

Housing Market Update Video Webcast (July 2018) 

Watch BCREA Deputy Chief Economist Brendon Ogmundson discuss the June 2018 statistics:

A Return to Balance for BC Housing Market

BCREA reports that a total of 7,884 residential unit sales were recorded by the MLS® across the province in June, a 32.5 per cent decrease from the same month last year. . . more >>

Mortgage Rate Forecast (June 2018)

The Canadian mortgage market has seen substantial changes in the first six months of 2018, with mortgage credit both more expensive and more difficult to access. . . more >>   

AMENDED: New Rules to Profoundly Change How REALTORS® Work With Consumers

On June 15, 2018, changes to Rules under the Real Estate Services Act that dictate how REALTORS® work with consumers will come into effect. . . more >>