BCREA supports REALTORS®.
So they can support you.

BCREA and BC’s 11 real estate boards support more than 23,000 commercial and residential REALTORS® across the province.

Buying a property is the biggest financial decision most of us will ever make. That’s why BCREA ensures REALTORS® have the tools to help you make the decision with confidence. From advocacy promoting affordability to professional development, from in-depth economic analysis to standardized legal forms, we support REALTORS®.

So they can support you.

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Welcome to our new website!

Take a look around ‐ we hope you love it as much as we do.

You’ll find resources and information on advocacy, professional development, market analysis, standard forms and more, with new content published weekly!


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INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

  • Keeping Clients Out of Hot Water Over Groundwater Licencing
    If your clients divert and use groundwater for non-domestic purposes, ensure they understand the importance of applying for a groundwater license by March 1, 2022… 
    Posted Nov 18, 2019
    by April van Ert
  • In Memorium: Dick Pemberton
    BCREA is saddened to hear of the passing of former BCREA Director and KADREA Past President Dick Pemberton… 
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    Posted Nov 18, 2019
    by Harveen Johal
  • Revised Council Disclosure Forms Better Meet Consumer Needs
    The Real Estate Council of BC recently made changes to three mandatory disclosure forms, addressing concerns BCREA raised when the previous versions were launched last summer… 
    Posted Nov 18, 2019
    by April van Ert
  • That’s a Wrap! Rave Reviews and Follow-up Resources from the Managing Brokers’ Conference
    You can now find presentation slides and answers to attendee questions from this year’s BCREA Managing Brokers’ Conference on REALTOR Link®… 
    Posted Nov 18, 2019
    by April van Ert
  • BCREA Brings REALTOR® Perspective to Inquiry into Money Laundering
    In late October, BCREA began its involvement in the Cullen Commission of Inquiry into Money Laundering in British Columbia, acting on behalf of BC’s REALTORS®… 
    Posted Nov 18, 2019
    by Shaheed Devji
  • BCREA Prepares Recommendations for Province’s Review of Managing Brokers
    BCREA is preparing a response to the Office of the Superintendent of Real Estate’s (OSRE) recent discussion paper on the role of managing brokers in BC… 
    Posted Nov 18, 2019
    by Shaheed Devji
  • Ministry of Finance Announces Shift to Single Regulator
    Earlier this week the Ministry of Finance announced their intent to shift to a single regulator, wrapping real estate oversight into the BC Financial Services Authority…  
    Posted Nov 18, 2019
    by Trevor Hargreaves
  • Housing Market Update Webcast November 2019
    Watch BCREA Chief Economist Brendon Ogmundson discuss the October 2019 statistics… 
    Posted Nov 14, 2019
    by Brendon Ogmundson
  • Home Sales Continue Normalization Trend in October
    BCREA reports that a total of 7,666 residential unit sales were recorded by the MLS® in October, an increase of 19.3 per cent from the same month last year… 
    Posted Nov 13, 2019
    by Brendon Ogmundson

Did you know the Professional Development Program is changing?


BCREA and the province’s 11 real estate boards have redesigned the Professional Development Program with the aim of giving REALTORS® more flexibility in their professional development.

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Professional Growth

REALTOR®Education

Being a REALTOR® means committing to a standard of professionalism that goes beyond regulatory requirements. BCREA is the steward of REALTOR® professional development in BC, providing learning opportunities to enhance skills, confidence, and knowledge within the profession.

Looking to register for Legal Update or the Applied Practice Course with the Real Estate Council of BC? Click here.


Want to be a REALTOR®?

Becoming a REALTOR®

Becoming a REALTOR®means making a commitment to professionalism that goes beyond regulatory requirements, becoming a member of your local real estate board and upholding the REALTOR® Code of Ethics. Find out how to join the profession.