Although some touted the bylaw as a ban on part-time real estate agents, the board’s Peter Squire says the previous bylaw did not require WinnipegRealtors members to work full-time in real estate sales.
The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) and the Oakville, Milton and District Real Estate Board (OMDREB) have signed an agreement to swap MLS data for properties located in the Halton Hills, Oakville and Milton areas.
In response to the Parti Québécois promising a first-time buyer tax credit, the Quebec Federation of Real Estate Boards (QFREB) is calling on the three other parties to propose concrete measures for homeownership.
Members of the Chatham-Kent Association of Realtors assisted with Operation Backpack recently. The community program, hosted by the United Way of Chatham Kent, has been offering a helping hand to local families since 2001.
Realtor.ca is adding school catchment information for consumers looking at property listings on the site. The information will roll out nationally in phases, with 80 per cent of school boards in Canada by September.
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