Real estate broker

New York State Changes Curriculum for Real Estate Brokers

The New York State Department of State has announced the most significant change to its realtor licensing program in a decade. “The course now focuses more on areas that the board felt were missing for proper management and operation of brokers,” the department’s Dave Mossberg said at a June 11 meeting of the Department of […]

Real estate industry

End of ‘dual agency’ among changes to BC’s real estate sector taking effect Friday

New rules for BC’s real estate sector come into effect on Friday and the BC Real Estate Council says the changes will better protect buyers and sellers. In a statement, the council said the rules will prohibit the practice of “dual agency”, where an agent represents both buyer and seller in a transaction (although an […]