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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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!



  • BCREA Launches Privacy Notice and Consent Form Video for Consumers
    BCREA has created a new video to help consumers better understand the Privacy Notice and Consent form, and how their personal information is protected in a real estate transaction. 
    Posted Dec 09, 2019
    by Marianne Brimmell
  • Commercial Activity Remains Stable in 2019 Q3
    The BCREA Commercial Leading Indicator fell slightly to 135.3 in the third quarter of 2019, remaining unchanged compared to the same time last year… 
    Posted Dec 04, 2019
    by Kellie Fong
  • BCREA Nowcast
    The BCREA Nowcast estimate of provincial economic growth (expressed as year-over-year growth in real GDP) for September is 1.7 per cent… 
    Posted Dec 02, 2019
    by Brendon Ogmundson
  • When Cooperatives Become Uncooperative #520
    When we think of residential occupation, our minds turn to fee simple ownership, strata property ownership or maybe rental occupation. A lesser known but growing form of housing is… 
    Posted Nov 21, 2019
    by Brian Taylor
  • 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… 
    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

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.

Find out more.

Professional Growth


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.

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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.