Jim McCaughan has been in the real estate profession for over 39 years. After four successful years in sales, Jim moved into management. Jim is considered one of the foremost experts on agency in the real estate profession.
Jim has contributed extensively to the real estate profession. Jim is currently the managing broker of a real estate brokerage in Abbotsford. He is a past president of the British Columbia Real Estate Association. He is also a past president of the Chilliwack and District Real Estate Board and the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board. Jim served for six years on the Real Estate Council of British Columbia and for seven years on the Real Estate Errors and Omissions Insurance Corporation.
Mr. McCaughan has been a continuing professional education course instructor since 1994. Jim was an agency course writer for BCREA, and has written two other courses on the topic of agency. Jim has spoken at various real estate boards, company functions, and national real estate conventions across BC, Alberta, New Brunswick and the Yukon. He has received the “John Armeneau Professional of the Year” award from the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board, as well as the “Presidents Circle Club” award from Realty World Canada.
A lifelong resident of Chilliwack, Jim served six years as a school trustee. Together with his wife Karen, they have raised four children and they have ten grandchildren. Jim's hobbies include golf and curling.