With a shift in buyer habits that prioritize searching for a neighbourhood before contacting an agent, one company has figured out a way for the profession to take advantage
Part of the sum to come from Dream Office REIT’s sale of its stake in Toronto’s Scotia Plaza
Agents in Alberta could see more of their clients forgo home inspections, argues a provincial association of inspectors, now pushing back against proposed national standards threatening to triple the cost of their services.
They’re only just now starting to become part of agents’ everyday business, but the Ontario government is already looking for ways to better secure electronic signatures.
In hot markets like Toronto and Vancouver, open houses are increasingly seen as superfluous, but some industry players caution agents not to count out their potential to build your business.
It’s the inventory challenge Canadian agents don’t talk enough about, but it’s nonetheless drawing both institutional and mom-and-pop buyers south of the border – and into the hands of American brokers.
The latest in the debate on commissions has some agents pointing the finger at their high-rolling counterparts, arguing sky-high payouts are overly opulent, not well-deserved.
The housing market in British Columbia has seen one of the country’s biggest increases in sales activities in the past year, according to the British Columbia Real Estate Association, beating out both Alberta and Ontario.
EXIT Realty Corp. International will be part of Habitat for Humanity Canada’s biggest build project ever
Leading players in real estate and architecture will present the second biennial edition of Toronto of the Future
Changes reflect greater focus on advocacy and core member services, says CEO Tim Hudak