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2018/11/01New Appointments to Real Estate Council
2018/10/10New Members of RECBC Appointed by Lieutenant Governor in Council
2018/09/17Real Estate Council Welcomes Appointment of New Chair 
2018/08/30Investigation of New Coast Realty Concluded
2018/08/02Real Estate Council of BC Suspends Licence of Tejwant Danjou

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Established: 1958

Mandate & Authority:  The Real Estate Council of British Columbia is a regulatory agency established by the provincial government in 1958. Its mandate is to protect the public interest by enforcing the licensing and licensee conduct requirements of the Real Estate Services Act. The Council is responsible for licensing individuals and brokerages engaged in real estate sales, rental and strata property management. The Council also enforces entry qualifications, investigates complaints against licensees and imposes disciplinary sanctions under the Act.

Number of licensees: 25,000 (approx.)

Number of real estate brokerages (incl. branches): 1,500 (approx.)

Number of investigations opened 2016/17: 902

Number consent orders 2016/17: 107

Council Chair: Robert Holmes

Executive Officer: Erin Seeley


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