November 17, 2021 – Mandatory Cooling Off Period and Other Real Estate Transparency Measures

On Wednesday, November 17, we discussed the BC Government’s recent announcement to implement mandatory cooling off periods for buyers of residential real estate transactions in spring 2022. Panelists included BCREA CEO Darlene Hyde and Vice President of Government Relations Trevor Hargreaves who discussed the recent announcement, the BC Financial Services Authority’s consultation on the cooling off period and other potential consumer protection policies, BCREA’s next steps and how REALTORS® can get involved. The session was followed by a Q&A session.

February 14, 2024 – BCREA Economics Update

On Wednesday, February 14, 2024, BCREA’s Chief Economist, Brendon Ogmundson returned to the Community of Practice to share his economic outlook for 2024 and the potential impact on the housing market.

Additional Resources:

New BCREA Self-Paced Online Courses

BCREA Managing Broker Resources

  • Managing Brokers’ Portal: contains links to resources most used by managing brokers. Click here for more (BCREA Access login required).
  • Managing Brokers Policies and Procedures Manual Template: provides a structured framework to help brokerages achieve regulatory compliance. Designed to be fully customizable. Click here to access (BCREA Access login required).
  • Managing Broker Support Line

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.

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