Boards & Associations

Boards & Associations

Matthew Thornton

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The Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA) has announced “a streamlined, more nimble leadership team pointing to a new vision for the association focused on high-impact advocacy and core member services.”

Marion Barry receives her award from AREA president Bob Jablonski (left) and FMREB president Andrew Weir.

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Marian Barry, a broker with Royal LePage True North Realty in Fort McMurray, Alta., recently was recognized with an Honorary Life Membership by the Alberta Real Estate Association (AREA).

CREB award winners, from left: Kelley Skar, Toni Zihove, Gary Bain and Wayne E. Brown. Winners Jade Coultman and Brett Murrell were unable to attend the presentation.

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The Calgary Real Estate Board (CREB), held its annual ROAR Awards celebration recently to recognize industry role models for high performance and unwavering professionalism.

The conference featured more than 35 professional development sessions and a trade show with more than 240 industry exhibitors.

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In early May, the Toronto Real Estate Board hosted its 17th annual Realtor Quest real estate trade show and conference. It’s the largest show of its kind in Canada.

Patricia Switzer of Rail City Industries, left, accepts the grant from ASR director Shelby Wilk.

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The Association of Saskatchewan Realtors recently hosted a fundraising event in Regina that featured Realtors and industry partners decked out in their best rock star attire. It raised more than $20,000 for the Quality of Life Legacy Fund.

Tim Hudak

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OREA CEO Tim Hudak says in B.C., the provincial government “threw Realtors under the bus...” But in Ontario, “We were seen as active partners and (the provincial government) responded to our advice.”

MREA president Chris Pennycook, left, and Manitoba Finance Minister Cameron Friesen.

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Manitoba Real Estate Association president Chris Pennycook recently took part in Finance Minister Cameron Friesen’s made-in-Manitoba version of the annual “new shoes on budget day” tradition.

Mathieu Cousineau

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Mathieu Cousineau has been elected president of the Board of Directors of the Greater Montreal Real Estate Board (GMREB). He is in his second term on the GMREB Board of Directors, where he has served on several committees.

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The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) has announced a five-pillar approach to address housing affordability for renters, homebuyers and homeowners across British Columbia.

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The CIPS Leadership Invitational is offered every two years in the United States by the National Association of Realtors. This is the first event that will be held outside the United States and the only one to be offered in 2017.