REALTOR® Code of Ethics

The Disciplinary Power of Real Estate Boards and Associations #505

A REALTOR®’s conduct is subject to review by a variety of bodies. As agents, their conduct is subject to review by the courts where it is alleged that conduct was negligent, breached contractual requirements or was in breach of their fiduciary duties. As licensees, their conduct is subject to review by the Real Estate Council

Statement from BCREA

Vancouver, BC – April 30, 2018. BCREA today released the following statement: As the organization representing REALTORS® in BC for more than 40 years, the British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) strongly disapproves of any unethical activities that reduce housing affordability, take advantage of consumers or undermine transparency. “Such practices don’t reflect the standards that

Double Interims – A “No, No” #77

Legally Speaking

By Gerry NeelyB.A. LL.B. Despite the creative lending practices of a few financial institutions, such as the Crown Trust and the Canadian Commercial Bank, licensees rightly perceive that the majority of mortgage lending institutions insist that the borrower must meet fairly tough financial and market value requirements before a mortgage loan will be approved. Some