The BCREA is the professional association for more than 20,000 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.

Contract Changes Benefit Real Estate Consumers

Consumer awareness took a step forward with the announcement of new requirements for real estate contracts. more >>

Assignments: Best Practices

The issue of assignments is a hot topic with the media and elected officials these days. Want to learn about what you can do as a REALTORS® to ensure that you're using the best practices? more >>

Commercial Leading Indicator (May 2016)

The BCREA CLI pushed higher in the first quarter of 2016, reflecting a strong and growing BC economy. . . more >>   

The Bulletin (May 2016)

The Bulletin is BCREA's quarterly newsletter, featuring real estate news from a provincial perspective. In this issue:
  • REALTORS® of BC
  • President's Report: One Unified Voice
  • What Does This Mean To You?
  • How Will It Operate and How Will Your Voice Be Heard?
  • One for the Money...
  • Frequently Asked Questions About REALTORS® of BC

Read the issue here. For an email subscription to The Bulletin, click here.

Legally Speaking (May 2016)

Legally Speaking is an essential newsletter, published eight times a year, for all professionals involved in real estate transactions. In this issue:
Features: Mike Mangan - Material Latent Defect Versus Latent Defect. Is There a Difference?

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

Housing Market Update Video Podcast (May 2016) 

Watch BCREA Chief Economist Cameron Muir discuss the April 2016 statistics:

REALTOR® Safety

In the wake of a recent attack of a Surrey REALTOR®, BCREA advises its members to take precautions and help ensure their safety in their day-to-day business. For information and tips about REALTOR® safety, click here.

BC Home Sales Continue to Smash Record Book

BCREA reports that a record 12,969 residential unit sales were recorded by the MLS® in April, up 30.3 per cent from the same month last year. . . more >>

BCREA Market Intelligence Report: Myth of the Retreating Millennial

Read BCREA's latest market intelligence report which corrects the common misconception that millennials are retreating from Vancouver and describes how the population aged 20-34 has increased significantly.  more >>