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INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

  • New and Revised Standard Forms Now Available on WEBForms®
    The new and revised standard forms and clauses included in BCREA’s Fall 2020 Standard Forms Release are now available on WEBForms®. 
    Posted Sep 17, 2020
    by Shaheed Devji
  • Housing Market Update – September 2020
    Watch BCREA Chief Economist Brendon Ogmundson discuss the August 2020 statistics… 
    Posted Sep 15, 2020
    by Brendon Ogmundson
  • BC Housing Markets Heat Up as Summer Ends
    BCREA reports that a total of 10,172 residential unit sales were recorded by the MLS® in August 2020, an increase of 42.8 per cent from August 2019… 
    Posted Sep 14, 2020
    by Brendon Ogmundson
  • New COVID-19 Presumption in the Workers Compensation Act
    As of August 20, 2020, Schedule 1 of the BC Workers Compensation Act includes a new presumption for infections caused by vicommunicable viral pathogens, such as COVID-19… 
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    Posted Sep 10, 2020
    by Norma Miller
  • The BC Energy Step Code and What It Means for REALTORS®
    Thanks to the BC Energy Step Code, new homes in BC are about to get measurably healthier, quieter, more durable, and more energy efficient in the coming years… 
    Posted Sep 10, 2020
    by Marianne Brimmell
  • BCREA Launches Insurance Program for Real Estate Brokerages
    BCREA has collaborated with Metrix Professional Insurance Brokers to provide managing brokers with insurance solutions specifically designed for real estate brokerages… 
    Posted Sep 09, 2020
    by Marianne Brimmell
  • “The Unusual World of Pandemic Economics” – Why BC’s Housing Market Remains Strong Despite COVID-19
    BCREA’s latest Market Intelligence report points to uneven job losses across sectors, an increase in many households’ rate of savings, swift government aid, a tighter-than-ever housing supply and low interest rates… 
    Posted Sep 09, 2020
    by Brendon Ogmundson
  • Transparency Registers Effective October 1
    As of October 1, 2020, all BC companies must maintain transparency registers in their offices along with their other corporate records… 
    Posted Sep 08, 2020
    by Norma Miller
  • Signs You Should File a Suspicious Transaction Report
    Suspicious Transaction Reports are an easy and important way for REALTORS® to help protect BC’s economy from money laundering.  
    Posted Sep 03, 2020
    by April van Ert
  • Strata Insurance Update
    High costs for strata insurance continue, but government actions are underway… 
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    Posted Sep 02, 2020
    by Norma Miller

BCREA Podcast

Open House by BCREA

Open House by BCREA is a monthly podcast where REALTORS® in BC will find the latest real estate news, and feature conversations with experts on issues related to real estate practice.

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