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.

Housing Market Update Video Podcast (April 2014) 

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

Low Mortgage Rates Key Driver in Spring Housing Market

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 (March 2014)

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.

New BC Real Estate Association President and Board of Directors: Jake Moldowan to Lead Provincial Real Estate Organization

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 >>

Learn About the Benefits of a Power Smart Home

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.

The New PDP is Here

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 Reward Continues for Information on REALTOR® Assault

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 >>