REBGV issues statement on IAG recommendations

June 28, 2016 - The Real Estate Council of BC’s Independent Advisory Group released its final recommendations today to enhance consumer protection in the real estate profession.

Real Estate of Board of Greater Vancouver President Dan Morrison issued the following statement on today’s report:

“We welcome the Independent Advisory Group’s final report and we support its recommendations. We look forward to working with the Real Estate Council of BC to help implement the recommended changes.

Our members support their clients and favour measures that protect the public and bring greater transparency to the home buying and selling process. 

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver is the not-for-profit, professional association of the more than 12,800 REALTORS® in the region. We have a long history of supporting measures that protect the home buying and selling public and that strengthen accountability in the real estate profession.

We were created 97 years ago to help our members serve the real estate needs of the community, to protect home ownership and to advance and uphold a code of ethics and standards of business practices. We take these responsibilities seriously."