Publications

Thu, 11/27/2014

Radon, a colorless, odorless and tasteless gas formed by the natural breakdown of uranium in the earth, can seep from the ground, posing health risks in homes. Radon is radioactive, and potentially carcinogenic if enough of the gas builds up. This report outlines the possible health risks of radon and what you can do to alleviate risks posed by exposure.

Wed, 10/01/2014

The Canadian Real Estate Association's priorities for the 2015 federal budget.

Wed, 10/01/2014

For over 25 years, REALTORS® have advocated on behalf of homebuyers, property owners and communities. Representing over 100,000 of their colleagues, REALTORS® meet with Parliamentarians, both in Ottawa and at home.

Thu, 01/16/2014

The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) is one of Canada’s largest single-industry trade associations, representing more than 100,000 real estate Brokers/ agents and salespeople working through more than 100 real estate Boards and Associations to help consumers with their residential and commercials needs.

Sponsorship at a CREA Event provides you with a unique opportunity to make contact with Board and Association Executive Officers, Managers and Administrators of the Canadian real estate industry and volunteer leaders.

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Mon, 01/06/2014

CREA has adopted the Accessibility for Ontarians Disability Act which is outlined in its Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation (IASR) policy and Multi-Year Accessibility Plan.  The policy is a formal organizational rule or principle to guide decisions and to achieve outcomes.  The plan describes what organizations intend to do in order to meet the requirements of the regulation.

Mon, 01/06/2014

CREA has adopted the Accessibility for Ontarians Disability Act which is outlined in its Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation (IASR) policy and Multi-Year Accessibility Plan.  The policy is a formal organizational rule or principle to guide decisions and to achieve outcomes.  The plan describes what organizations intend to do in order to meet the requirements of the regulation.

Fri, 12/06/2013

Marihuana grow operations (MGOs) and synthetic drug laboratories may seem like they belong on television crime dramas, but reality places them much closer to home. Today, in Canada, drugs are being cultivated and manufactured behind the facades of any type of building that REALTORS® might come into contact with in the course of regular business. They pose both potential health and safety risks, and significant legal and ethical responsibilities.

Tue, 07/09/2013

The economic benefits of a home sale don't end when the deal closes – This study explores the spin-off economic activity created by recent home buyers.

Sun, 11/25/2012

The Homebuyers’ Road Map is a public information toolkit to help homebuyers make informed decisions and planning when choosing a home. This project is a collaboration between The Canadian Real Estate Association and the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada.

Tue, 10/23/2012

A special report, focusing on the Species at Risk Act and violations of individual property rights under the Act when land use is restricted to protect wildlife species that are extirpated, endangered, or threatened without compensation. REALTORS® advocate for a well-crafted compensation framework that ensures when compensation is due, it is timely, fair and transparent.