March 2, 2022 – BCREA Consumer Protection Recommendations

On Wednesday, March 2, we were joined by BCREA CEO Darlene Hyde, BCREA Vice President of Government Relations Trevor Hargreaves and the GR team, who presented an overview of BCREA’s white paper A Better Way Home: Strengthening Consumer Protections in Real Estate. This session included a summary of BCREA’s recommendations, including a response to the BC Government’s announcement to implement a “cooling off period,” as well as actions taken by BCREA to ensure REALTOR®’s voices are heard.

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.