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
Watch BCREA Chief Economist Cameron Muir discuss the March 2014 statistics:
BCREA reports that a total of 6,661 residential sales were recorded by the MLS® in March, up 16.8 per cent from March 2013. . . more >> Connections: Advocacy News from the British Columbia Real Estate Association
is BCREA's quarterly newsletter, featuring
advocacy news, focusing on BCREA's government relations activities. In this issue:
- BC Budget Helps First-Time Buyers
- Floodplain Maps Are Critical
- Legislative Session So Far . . .
Read the issue here. For an email subscription to Connections: Advocacy News from the British Columbia Real Estate Association, here.
BCREA is pleased to announce that Richmond REALTOR® Jake Moldowan, former President of the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver, has been elected as its 2014-2015 President. . . more >>
In addition to being more energy-efficient and comfortable to live in, Power Smart residences can be cheaper to operate. Click here
to read the latest article from BC Hydro Power Smart and learn about the benefits of a sustainable home.
November 1, 2013 marks the launch of the new Professional Development Program (PDP) for REALTORS® in BC. BCREA wishes to thank our 11 member boards, our REALTOR® liaisons and committee members, and all the staff and volunteers who have helped roll out the exciting new products and services. The REALTOR® education section provides great information about the new PDP.
BCREA is continuing to offer a reward of $10,000 for anyone providing information that leads to the apprehension and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the May 2013 attack on a Coquitlam REALTOR®. . . more >>