REIC Blog

REIC Blog

 
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.

Your comments are welcome. Add your perspective by using the comments feature at the end of each blog.

 

Professionalism Shines: Why I Prefer Designated Property Managers

Mar 03, 2020
As a practicing property manager, consultant and court specialist I am always engaging with other property and asset managers. I have worked with... read more

Ethics - Universally, a Very Good Place to Start

Dec 20, 2019

There are best practices for property management that are specific to the regions where business is being conducted. But there are also aspects...

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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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Updated REIC Code of Professional Standards Ensures Continued Relevance in An Evolving Industry

Jan 25, 2018
There is no doubt these are evolving times for all real estate professionals. The nature of transactions as well as the regulatory environment...
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Property Manager’s Guide to Ethics in Real Estate

Jan 23, 2018
Even the most seasoned property managers find good decision-making to be a life-long learning experience in an ever-changing industry. While...
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An Easy Hack to Avoid a Lawsuit

Sep 27, 2017
As a lawyer, manager of a brokerage and a member of the Real Estate Institute of Canada (REIC) I’m surrounded by rules of professional conduct...
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5 Core Values Based on the Word "TRUST"

Oct 27, 2016
Trust is at the center of all personal and business relationships. It is the single most important ingredient to success and respect. Without...
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4 Top Ethical Responsibilities of a Real Estate Professional

Oct 11, 2016
Obtaining a license is only the beginning of your advanced education. The learning process continues every day, and real estate professionals...
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Ethics and Good Decision Making in Real Estate

Sep 13, 2016
The challenges and rewards of preserving ethical standards in the workplace.
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