Forms 2020: Updated Signature Blocks

By Ellen Baragon, Guest Contributor As part of BCREA’s Fall 2020 Standard Forms Release, the signature blocks on more than 20 standard forms have been updated and will be released on September 16, 2020. After a recent review of the brokerage signature blocks on a number of forms, BCREA’s Standard Forms Committee noted opportunities to

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Forms 2020: Revised Standard Forms

By Ellen Baragon, Guest Contributor As part of BCREA’s Fall 2020 Standard Forms Release, ten revised standard forms will be released on September 16, 2020 The following is a summary of the revised standard forms with brief descriptions outlining why they were created and their intended use. Authority to Lease – CommercialThe Authority to Lease

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Knowing the Rules May Not Be Enough #529

A recent discipline decision from the Real Estate Council of BC (Council) illustrates how important it is for licensees to be aware of and follow Council guidelines and their interpretations which can be found in newsletters, notices, articles and answers to Frequently Asked Questions, all readily available on Council’s website. In this decision,1 a couple

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Register Now for Mastering Compliance: Anti-Money Laundering Training for Brokers

Registration is now open for Mastering Compliance: Anti-Money Laundering Training for Brokers, a comprehensive online program designed to provide brokers and compliance officers with the tools to master FINTRAC compliance. This nine-week training program combines self-paced, online learning with virtual classes to help you build a strong culture of compliance at your brokerage and network

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