Ontario Real Estate Association

consumer protection

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Province strengthens consumer protection with new rules: OREA

The government of Ontario has introduced legislation that, if passed, will implement North America-leading rules in the province around how real estate professionals can represent consumers.
Bill 104

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Tax Fairness for Realtors Act passes second reading

Ontario realtors are one step closer to being able to form personal real estate corporations under Bill 104, the Tax Fairness for Realtors Act, 2017.
Fair Housing Plan

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Ontario realtors support tax fairness bill

Ontario realtors are in support of Bill 104, the Tax Fairness for Realtors Act, 2017. If passed, it would allow realtors to form personal real estate corporations.
condo prices

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Province should address affordability: OHBA, OREA

The OHBA and OREA are calling on the provincial government to provide ideas to ease the growing housing affordability challenges many Ontarians are facing.
home sales

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Demand grows for detached homes in Ontario: study

According to new research from the OREA, half of Ontarians looking to buy a home within the next two years say they are looking for a detached house.
superintendent

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Tim Hudak named incoming CEO of OREA

Tim Hudak has been named the next Chief Executive Officer of the Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA), effective later this year.
Real estate docs

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Ontario allows e-signatures on real estate docs

Effective July 1, 2015, electronic signatures are legally equivalent to signatures on paper documents in Ontario real estate transactions.