Office Meetings

 

The office meetings at Evergreen West Realty are well attended and very popular. Our meetings keep our licensees informed on industry regulations, requirements and ongoing changes. It is a valuable service to all licensees to have the most reliable source of information. Our managing broker has a passion for keeping up to date on the constantly evolving real estate industry. He freely makes this knowledge available to our licensees.

We aim to provide our licensees with excellent support, service and office environment to enable them to serve their clients with confidence. Just ask any of our agents!

 

Office meetings

 

Next office meetings will be held: 

Date  Time 

 

Wednesday, July 14, 2021

 

 

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

 

 

 Wednesday, August 11, 2021

 

 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

 

July 14, 2021 Office meeting on Zoom 

General meeting subjects 

  • Real estate market update
  • Two news articles about real estate market 
  • Legally Speaking #539-Co-Ownership
  • REBGV Hearing Decision C20-05
  • New Data Input Form & Paragon ® Reports
  • REBGV- Quiz on Rental Properties 
  • Tenant notice- Landlord's use of property 
  • Ethics Guy® article, Mere Postings
  • Launch of sole Regulator, BCFSA August 1st
  • Module 5 training on Zoom July 21st

June 23, 2021   Office meeting on Zoom 

General meeting subjects 

  • Real estate market update
  • RECBC Report from Council
  • RECBC Disciplinary Decision
  • E&O Pitfalls - Corporate parties
  • E&O GST may bite you
  • Paragon’s® new mobile version
  • REBGV – Quiz on Contingent Listings
  • Ethics Guy® article, Reporting Sales

June 9, 2021   Office meeting on Zoom

General meeting subjects

  • Real estate market update
  • BCREA Nowcast, market change
  • BCREA - Recommended Conditions
  • Overview - NEW System Clauses!!!
  • NEW FINTRAC forms are here!
  • Legally Speaking #538 – Assignee Beware
  • REBGV Upcoming events
  • Ethics Guy® article & top tip video
  • Module 4 training on Zoom, June 16th

May 26, 2021   Office meeting on Zoom

General meeting subjects

  • Real estate market update
  • RECBC Disciplinary Decision 17-031
  • Transition from RECBC to BCFSA
  • RECBC New Regulatory Resources
  • BCREA Standard Forms Resources
  • FINTRAC Changes, effective June 1st
  • Transparency Registry search - on LTSA
  • REBGV – Quiz on Rules of Cooperation
  • Ethics Guy®- follow the Rules!

May 12, 2021   Office meeting on Zoom

General meeting subjects

  • Real estate market update
  • RECBC Disciplinary Decision
  • Legally Speaking #537 – Hot Markets
  • BCREA Form for unconditional offers
  • FINTRAC Changes – webinar June 2nd
  • FVREB, No title search = $50 fee
  • REBGV – Quiz on multiple offers
  • 2020 Sales Awards Presentation!!!

April 28, 2021  Office meeting on Zoom

General meeting subjects

  • Real estate market update
  • BCREA - Due Diligence  
  • Joint statement RECBC & OSRE 
  • RECBC Disciplinary Decision  
  • Professional Conduct Case C20-14
  • Ethics Guy® - Read the Contract  
  • Federal Vacancy Tax 
  • Test your knowledge - REALTOR® Safety 
  • Next Meeting - Awards Presentation!!! 

April 14, 2021  Office meeting on Zoom

General meeting subjects

  • Real estate market update
  • RECBC Report from Council 
  • RECBC Title Fraud warning (from LTSA)
  • Legally Speaking #536 – Unpresented Parties 
  • MLS® - must have Strata Documents Ordered!!!
  • FINTRAC updates and enforcement 
  • Touchbase® Covid-19 screening 
  • Tax implications- Laneway house 
  • REALTOR® Quiz - test your knowledge 
  • Module 2 training on Zoom, April 21st

March 24, 2021  Office meeting on Zoom

General meeting subjects

  • Real estate market update
  • BCREA – Quantitative History, Prices
  • RECBC Disciplinary Decision
  • E&O – The Perils of Implied Agency
  • Professional Conduct Case C20-15
  • CREA WEBForms® enhancements
  • EWR Revised templates on WEBForms®
  • The Ethics Guy® - Recording & Privacy
  • No amalgamation FVREB/REBGV
  • REBGV Change of CRM system

March 10, 2021  Office meeting on Zoom

General meeting subjects

  • Real estate market update
  • BC Government – tenancy matters
  • Vacant properties ALERT!
  • RECBC legislative change
  • RECBC upcoming website changes
  • Legally Speaking No. 535 – Lockbox issue
  • REBGV Latest Paragon® updates
  • The Ethics Guy® - Market Conditions
  • REBGV Member Survey
  • Module 1 training on Zoom, March 17th

February 24, 2021  Office meeting on Zoom

General meeting subjects

  • Real estate market update
  • BCREA housing market update
  • RECBC Disciplinary Decision
  • RECBC Licensing Fees changes
  • Vancouver / False Creek South Lands
  • Shangri-la Vancouver – Windows issue
  • Professional Conduct Case C20-11
  • New Office Clauses on WEBForms®
  • The Ethics Guy® - REALTOR® Reputation

February 10, 2021  Office meeting on Zoom

General meeting subjects

  • Real estate market update
  • Professional Standards Manual update
  • TIME is of the ESSENCE
  • Legally Speaking No. 534 – Cannabis
  • Resale of remediated Grow-ops
  • Home Owner Grant changes
  • Speculation & Vacancy Tax declaration
  • The Ethics Guy® - Be Clear
  • Module 12 training on Zoom, February 17th

January 27, 2021  Office meeting on Zoom

General meeting subjects

  • Real estate market update
  • Professional Conduct Case C15-13
  • Related RECBC Disciplinary Decision
  • UST court cases & new oil tank clause
  • Good UST removal advice for clients
  • More business with ‘flexible dates’ clause
  • Direct deposit to brokerage trust account
  • REBGV member update re. Covid-19
  • REALTOR.ca Live Stream Feature
  • The Ethics Guy® - Green shoots

January 13, 2021  Office meeting on Zoom

General meeting subjects

  • Real estate market update
  • BCREA Nowcast
  • Legally Speaking #533 – Transparency Act
  • RECBC Disciplinary Decisions (7 cases)
  • Residential Tenancies – what is legal notice?
  • 2021 Property Assessments are here
  • RECBC Update on Covid-19
  • Updated office Covid-19 form
  • Security warning, Fraser Valley area
  • Module 11 training on Zoom, January 20th

  

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