July 19, 2023 – BCFSA’s Regulatory Roadmap, Data Insights, Rules Amendments, and Stakeholder Engagement

On Wednesday, July 19, we were joined by Saskia Tolsma, Vice President of Policy and Stakeholder Engagement for BCFSA​, and Emily Shaw, Manager of Policy for BCFSA. Saskia and Emily provided an informative session on BCFSA’s regulatory roadmap and stakeholder engagement strategy, the results of the 2023 Data Call, and the Rules consultation on data collection in real estate.

  • Session slide deck (BCFSA)

    Please note that we have sent BCFSA some additional questions that were not answered during the session and will share those responses in a subsequent follow-up email. 


November 1, 2023 – Managing Brokers Policies and Procedures Manual Template & Standard Forms Launch

On Wednesday, November 1, 2023, we were joined by Jim McCaughan, Professional Services Support Advisor at BCREA, and Ryan DeLuca, Managing Director at 25th Hour Regulatory Consulting. Jim provided an informative overview of BCREA’s November 2023 Standard Forms Launch, including a summary of the forms change process, standard forms resources, a synopsis of the standard forms launch itself, and more. Ryan gave an invaluable presentation on topics such as why brokerages need a policies and procedures manual, things to consider when creating the manual, sections to include in the manual, best practices, and more.


The views expressed in these presentations are those of the speakers and do not reflect the views of BCREA or its member boards. Please note, the content of these presentations was current as of the date of each session and we cannot guarantee the accuracy of information provided in past sessions.