Online classified website Kijiji has joined the Realtor.ca Data Distribution Facility (DDF) Network. CREA’s DDF allows brokerages that have opted-in to the service to distribute their listings to Kijiji and other websites.
Barb Sukkau, a sales rep with Royal LePage NRC Realty in St. Catharines, Ont., is the new president of the Canadian Real Estate Association. She is joined by president-elect Jason Stephen of New Brunswick.
Readers should consider the impact on smaller communities where there is perhaps only one licensee. Yes, there is an exemption, but the test is so onerous that I doubt there will ever be an exemption approved.
Michael Bourque has accepted the role of chief executive officer of CREA, effective later this year. Bourque is currently the CEO at the Railway Association of Canada (RAC). He has 30 years of experience in public policy roles.
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