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At the Manitoba Tipi Mitawa announcement, from left: David Salvatore, MREA CEO; Scott Fielding, Minister of Families; MLA Janice Morely Lecompte; and homeowner Kimb Williams.


Manitoba Tipi Mitawa, a non-profit established by the Manitoba Real Estate Association (MREA) and the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs, recently received government funding to help Indigenous families transition to home ownership.


Realtors across Canada have helped raise over $154,000 for the Red Cross B.C. Fires Appeal to support the communities across the province affected by the wildfires.

Ettore Cardarelli and Tim Hudak during the livestream event.


A recent livestreamed event was designed to show members and the public that OREA is taking the gloves off when it comes to dealing with government policies and with the Real Estate Council of Ontario (RECO).

RAHB president Lou Piriano presents Laurie Hepburn from Halton Women’s Place and Nancy Smith from Interval House of Hamilton with a donation cheque.


The Realtors Association of Hamilton-Burlington’s (RAHB) 20th annual Charity Golf Tournament raised $7,022 for two local emergency women’s shelters, Interval House of Hamilton and Halton Women’s Place.


Saskatchewan is on the cusp of amalgamating three of its real estate boards, and if successful, it will provide its members with superior services, says the chair of the Rationalization Taskforce, Kevin Wouters.

John Geha


The London and St. Thomas Association of Realtors (LSTAR) recently hosted a Professional Day conference for its members. Allison McLure, legal counsel for CREA, spoke on what members need to know about CASL.

Richard Colbourne


Richard Colbourne of Halifax has been elected president of the Appraisal Institute of Canada (AIC) for 2017-2018. He was formally inducted during the 2017 International Valuation Conference recently in Ottawa.

Chris Pennycook


About 50 real estate leaders from the U.S. and Canada took part in the 2017 Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS) Leadership Invitational in Winnipeg in June.

TREB members at a Habitat build day.


Members of the Toronto Real Estate Board have spent thousands of hours of volunteer time and donated thousands of dollars to local charities this year.

In the photo, from left: Dave Pinnell Jr, Karol Willis, Colleen Emmerson, Mary Ambrose, Mark Fisher, Jason Beaubiah, Shirley Lieberman, Steve van Wynsberghe, Kim Donaldson, Theresa Mitchell and Cindy Vallier.


Recently Kingston and Area Realtors laced up their bowling shoes for the Kingston and Area Real Estate Association (KAREA)’s 14th Annual Bowl-a-Thon. The event raised $9,279 for the Kingston Youth Shelter.