The industry leaders who attended didn’t always agree with RECO’s policy ideas... but the exchanges were thoughtful and respectful, and constituted a valuable learning experience for everyone involved.
The Alberta Real Estate Association plans to hold a vote asking whether they are in favour of investing a portion of their annual dues to protect commissions for all members. Sounds great on the surface but is it really?
What are environmental requirements for the sale of an apartment building? In a nutshell, lenders need to make sure that every commercial site (and rental buildings fall into this category) is being sold without hazards.
Free home evaluations are a valid way of drumming up business. It was a great way to meet people who were interested in buying or selling houses and start a conversation about their needs and how we can help.
Century 21 Canada announced a partnership with Zillow, the largest online real estate network in the U.S. I want clarify a few major misconceptions and inaccuracies I’ve heard bubbling within the industry.
While monthly mortgage payments will indisputably take up the largest chunk of a homeowner's shelter budget, the costs for utilities and property taxes are also important considerations for prospective home purchasers.
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