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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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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COVID-19 Resources for REALTORS®

Check out BCREA’s page for COVID-19 resources covering virtual real estate practices, transactions and contracts, financial aid and forecasts, and more.

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25% Off All Online PDP Courses

BCREA is helping REALTORS® invest in the future during COVID-19. From May 1 until July 31, we’re discounting all our online courses by 25%. Prices shown are the discounted rates.

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INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

  • COVID-19 Community Care: Vancouver REALTOR® Supports Frontline Workers
    During the COVID-19 pandemic, Kam Garcha, REALTOR® with Sutton West Coast Realty and member of the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver, and his wife Jessica Garcha started a local initiative Subs-4-Scrubs to support.. 
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    Posted Jun 03, 2020
    by Harveen Johal
  • Using CREA’s Health Waiver
    Recently the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) uploaded a Coronavirus Statement & Consent form to Webforms® for REALTORS® to use with clients…. 
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    Posted Jun 03, 2020
    by April van Ert
  • COVID-19: Resources for REALTORS®
    COVID-19 resources for REALTORS® covering virtual real estate practices, transactions and contracts, financial aid and forecasts, and more… 
    Posted Jun 03, 2020
    by Marianne Brimmell
  • UPDATE: The Canada Commercial Rent Assistance Program Can Help You And Your Clients
    BC’s new order prevents commercial landlords eligible for CECRA loan program from evicting small business tenants. 
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    Posted Jun 02, 2020
  • Commercial Activity Nosedives in 2020 Q1
    The BCREA Commercial Leading Indicator was down sharply in the first quarter of 2020 from 134.2 to 123.2, reflecting the slowdown prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic…  
    Posted Jun 01, 2020
    by Kellie Fong
  • Necessity is the Mother of Invention #526
    The COVID-19 pandemic has deeply affected many parts of our society and economy – including the real estate industry… 
    Posted May 29, 2020
    by Brian Taylor
  • BCREA Nowcast
    The BCREA Nowcast estimate of provincial economic growth (expressed as year-over-year growth in real GDP) for March 2020 is -3.1 per cent, down from 1.4 per cent annual growth in February…  
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    Posted May 29, 2020
    by Brendon Ogmundson
  • UPDATE: BCREA COVID-19 Impacts Dashboard
    BCREA’s Economics team has launched a weekly dashboard to help Realtors understand and monitor the progression of the COVID-19 virus. 
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    Posted May 29, 2020
    by April van Ert
  • PODCAST: Episode 7 – Returning to Work and Risks to REALTOR® Reputation
    Featuring a conversation with Ari Indyk, VP Crisis and Risk at Edelman. 
    Posted May 28, 2020
    by Shaheed Devji
  • Standard Forms Spotlight: New blog series to offer valuable insight into provincial forms and clauses
    New series created to REALTORS® enhance their understanding of the many intricacies around standard forms and clauses. 
    Posted May 28, 2020
    by Syntyche Smith

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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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.