Broker Martina Robinson filed the complaint with the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada, alleging that her personal information was disclosed to the Nova Scotia Real Estate Commission without her consent
REM has learned that since spring 2016, FINTRAC stepped up its examinations of salespeople and brokerages by more than 33 per cent from coast-to-coast, and actually quadrupled them in British Columbia.
The Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA) has lost a bid to continue providing Ontario real estate licensing education after 2020, sources tell REM. OREA has been providing licensing education through the college for over 40 years.
The benefit to real estate professionals is that is by partnering with a rent-to-own investment company (or starting your own) you may gain access to a whole new segment of the population who wouldn’t normally be clients.
Former Royal LePage Foothills agent Kirby Cox says he is out over $275,000 after long-time broker Ted Zaharko ran into financial problems and announced in December that he was closing all six of his offices.
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