May 19, 2021 – FINTRAC Compliance Resources and the Upcoming Changes (no recording)

On June 1, 2021, regulatory amendments introduced by the Financial Transactions & Reports Analysis Centre of Canada (FINTRAC) will come into effect and create or change obligations for all reporting entities, including real estate brokerages.

On Wednesday, May 19, we were joined by Simon Parham, Legal Counsel for the Canadian Real Estate Association, who gave an overview of what’s coming and how to help ensure you and your brokerage are in compliance with the new and revised FINTRAC obligations.

Please note that this session was not recorded. If you missed this session there is another opportunity to attend a BCREA Webinar on FINTRAC on Wednesday, June 2 at 10 am.

January 18, 2023 – Foreign Buyer Ban with CREA and AUTOPROP

On Wednesday, January 18, we were joined by CREA who discussed the Foreign Buyer Ban. While information is still being made available from the government, CREA talked about what they know and how they continue to seek information from the government to learn more. We were also joined by Charlsy Dobel, Product Portfolio Manager, myLTSA, who demonstrated the mapping feature in AUTOPROP.

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