The BCREA is the professional association for about 23,000 REALTORS® in BC, focusing on provincial issues that impact real estate. Working with the province’s 11 real estate boards, BCREA provides continuing professional education, advocacy, economic research and standard forms to help REALTORS® provide value for their clients.

Legally Speaking (May 2019)

Legally Speaking is an essential newsletter, published 12 times a year, for all professionals involved in real estate transactions. In this issue:
Features: Brian Taylor - Death at a Property Revisited

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Housing Market Update Video Webcast (May 2019) 

Watch BCREA Chief Economist Cameron Muir discuss the April 2019 statistics:

Affordability Continues to Weigh on Housing Demand

BCREA reports that a total of 6,652 residential unit sales were recorded by the MLS® in April, a decline of 18.9 per cent from the same month last year. . . more >>

BC’s REALTORS® Welcome Government Recommendations

BCREA is encouraged by the recommendations set out by the Ministry of Finance’s Expert Panel on Money Laundering led by Maureen Maloney. . . more >>

Legally Speaking (April 2019)

Legally Speaking is an essential newsletter, published 12 times a year, for all professionals involved in real estate transactions. In this issue:
Features: Chris Johnston - Know Your Seller

Read the issue here. For an email subscription to Legally Speaking, click here.

BC Real Estate Sector Submits Anti-Money Laundering Recommendations To Government

Organizations representing key professions in the BC real estate sector submitted joint recommendations to the provincial and federal governments today to help protect BC’s housing market from money laundering. . . more >>   

Mortgage Rate Forecast (March 2019)

The once bright outlook for the Canadian economy darkened toward the end of 2018 amidst disruptions in Alberta oil production and a policy-induced slowdown in the Canadian housing market . . . more >>   

Changes coming to REALTOR® professional development

BC’s REALTORS® are one step closer to a new framework for professional development that is more flexible and REALTOR®-focused . . . more >>