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Welcome to the REIC Blog. Here REIC leadership and staff share insights into REIC activities, sector developments and news, and give you the opportunity to provide input.

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Why We Volunteer

Sep 12, 2019

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”  – Margaret...

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The challenge of brokerage profitability and sustainability

Jan 31, 2019

Why do people in the real estate industry rarely talk about the one of biggest changes to hit the real estate industry over the past few decades:...

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The FRI designation establishes top-tier real estate professionals

Jan 31, 2019

Licensing is only the start of your real estate career. In today’s marketplace the competition is steadily increasing, and it’s becoming even...

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Educated and Designated Realtors Important For First-Time Homebuyers

Dec 17, 2018

When it comes to choosing a realtor, Canadians have many options. With more than 120,000 registered agents in Canada, however, it can be difficult...

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Location, Location, Location is a lie

Oct 02, 2018

Location, location, location is touted as the most important factor when determining the best place to invest. Like many maxims (e.g. “nice guys...

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How To Enhance Your Career with Volunteerism

Aug 14, 2018

Whether you are serving as a board member, participating in a committee or task force, hosting an event or manning a trade show booth, your...

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Back to school: Continuing education

Aug 13, 2018

There are lots of ways a real estate sales rep or broker can learn more about their profession. Education continues long after mandatory licensing...

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Percent Rent and Gross Revenue Reports

May 14, 2018

I’ve had the opportunity to meet with numerous agents and lawyers who specialize in commercial leasing and they all say the same thing: it’s a...

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Your Guide to the #REIC2018 Annual Conference and AGM

May 07, 2018
This year the theme for the   REIC Annual Conference and AGM  is   Exploring Opportunities, and we don’t want you to miss a single one at this...
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Networking Opportunities for Property Managers

Apr 13, 2018
Networking in the property management industry goes beyond finding a new job or making small talk at a business conference. It’s about building...
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