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.

BCREA and REALTORS® Continue to Support Consumer Protection and Confidence

BC REALTORS® recognize the importance of consumer protection, and generally support the proposed amendments to the Real Estate Services Act (RESA), announced on July 25. more >>

BCREA Supports Public Protection and Consumer Confidence

BC REALTORS® want to see their clients’ interests protected and look forward to working with the new Superintendent of Real Estate. more >>

BCREA Welcomes Recommendations to Increase Consumer Protection

Recommendations from the Real Estate Council of British Columbia’s Independent Advisory Group (IAG) are a welcome step in increasing consumer protection in real estate transactions. more >>

BCREA Market Intelligence Report: What Happens Next to Home Prices?

Read BCREA's latest Market Intelligence Report which examines periods of rapid price acceleration, defined as 20 per cent or higher year-over-year growth, which are far from unusual in Vancouver. more >>

Legally Speaking (July 2016)

Legally Speaking is an essential newsletter, published eight times a year, for all professionals involved in real estate transactions. In this issue:
Features: Jennifer Clee - Boo You Really Want To Know?

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

Connections: Advocacy News from the British Columbia Real Estate Association (July 2016)

Connections: Advocacy News from the British Columbia Real Estate Association is BCREA's quarterly newsletter, featuring advocacy news, focusing on BCREA's government relations activities. In this issue:

  • Enhanced Consumer Protection on the Way
  • Real Estate Organizations in BC
  • Province Invests in Flood Mitigation

Read the issue here. For an email subscription to Connections: Advocacy News from the British Columbia Real Estate Association, here.

Housing Market Update Video Podcast (July 2016) 

Watch BCREA Economist Brendon Ogmundson discuss the June 2016 statistics:

Tight Market Conditions Prevail Around the Province

BCREA reports that a record 12,906 residential unit sales were recorded by the MLS® in June, up 14.3 per cent from the same month last year. . . more >>