The REALTOR® and MLS® brands and trademarks are a big part of selling Real Estate around the world. Your REALTOR® produces accurate, up-to-date information and analysis on economic issues, property valuation, market trends, and other important information for the benefit of their client.
How Canadians Benefit
REALTORS® established a Code, which sets out their standards of professional conduct and helps protect the rights and interests of buyers and sellers. The Code helps create a level of trust between REALTORS® and their clients. They maintain advocacy to the government and influence legislation for the benefit of homeowners. REALTORS® strive to better serve their clients, by keeping a vigilant eye on both the economy and government and review economic statistics and provide analysis, that enhances the quality of advice they provide to clients.
Organized real estate in Canada operates at three different levels.
- The real estate board generally operates at a local level.
- Provincial and territorial associations represent their province or territory
- CREA represents the industry nationally and internationally.