The BCREA is the professional association for about 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.

Legally Speaking (April 2019)

Legally Speaking is an essential newsletter, published 12 times a year, for all professionals involved in real estate transactions. In this issue:
Features: Chris Johnston - Know Your Seller

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Housing Market Update Video Webcast (April 2019) 

Watch BCREA Chief Economist Cameron Muir discuss the March 2019 statistics:

BC Real Estate Sector Submits Anti-Money Laundering Recommendations To Government

Organizations representing key professions in the BC real estate sector submitted joint recommendations to the provincial and federal governments today to help protect BC’s housing market from money laundering. . . more >>   

Stress Test Creating Pent-up Demand

BCREA reports that a total of 5,707 residential unit sales were recorded by the MLS® in March, a decline of 23 per cent from the same month last year. . . more >>

Mortgage Rate Forecast (March 2019)

The once bright outlook for the Canadian economy darkened toward the end of 2018 amidst disruptions in Alberta oil production and a policy-induced slowdown in the Canadian housing market . . . more >>   

Changes coming to REALTOR® professional development

BC’s REALTORS® are one step closer to a new framework for professional development that is more flexible and REALTOR®-focused . . . more >>

British Columbia Real Estate Association Board of Directors 2019-2020

The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) is pleased to announce that Fraser Valley REALTOR® Michael Trites was elected as its 2019-2020 President . . . more >>

BCREA Pleased With Housing Focus in Federal Budget 2019

The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) is pleased with the measures announced in Budget 2019 that will help address housing affordability in British Columbia. . . more >>