Helping consumers make decisions that are right for them.

RECBC resources help home buyers and sellers understand real estate transactions and avoid risks.

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Buying a Home

Information and guidance to help you through every stage of the buying process, from looking for a home to moving-in day. Because buying a home is one of the biggest decisions most of us ever make.

Guide to Buying a Home in BC

Selling a Home

A roadmap to selling your property, helping you navigate a real estate transaction and make good decisions. It’s important to know the steps to take, and your responsibilities as a property seller.

Guide to Selling a Home in BC

COVID-19 Resources

What are the impacts of COVID-19 on real estate transactions and services? We’ve put together some of the questions that we have been receiving, to help consumers navigate this rapidly changing situation.

Consumer Resources


  • 5 November, 2020
    Real Estate Professionals Urged to Stop Open Houses
    The regulatory agencies overseeing real estate professionals in BC and the provincial association representing REALTORS® are calling on real estate professionals across the province to protect public health and safety by temporarily discontinuing open houses.
  • 20 August, 2020
    Disclosing Property Defects

    When buying a new home, you know how important it is to make sure that the property meets your needs. You’re paying attention to the price, the location, the size and condition of the home, among many other factors. But what about the things you can’t see?

  • 30 July, 2020
    Radon Precautions for Buyers and Sellers

    This guide will assist home buyers and sellers to understand the risks associated with radon levels in homes, and to have enough information about radon to make an informed decision when buying or selling real estate.

Buying or selling a property is a big move. It can be complicated, even overwhelming. Our resources explain real estate processes, and answer some common questions.

Strata Management Resources

There are many unique aspects to living in a strata. We can help you understand the services to expect from a licensed strata management company.

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Reporting a Concern

We’re responsible for dealing with complaints about licensed real estate professionals. Have questions about a real estate transaction or the behaviour of a professional or brokerage? Contact us.

Report a Concern

Understanding Consumer Disclosures

When you start working with a real estate professional, they’ll give you information from RECBC designed to help you make decisions. Find out more about the forms you can expect in your real estate transaction.

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Get in touch

Have questions? Looking for more information? Our Professional Standards Advisors are experienced and knowledgeable — and they can help answer your questions about real estate services.

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