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The above tweet references the announcement by RECO that they have selected their new educational services provider AND who that provider will be. The new program will be delivered by Humber College and NIIT Canada.
It is possible to qualify as a sales agent and/or broker under the existing OREA course structure by beginning before mid 2019. My guess (pure speculation) is that the new program will be longer and more difficult. The expression “better the devil you know, rather than the devil you don’t know” is possibly apt.
My advice: Begin the existing OREA program quickly! For further details see the RECO Fact Sheet below. Continue reading →
You have just taken your first step towards a rewarding career in real estate. The real estate industry and profession in Ontario (and other jurisdictions) is heavily regulated. You can achieve your license to sell real estate in as little as four months.
Those who are seeking to become or maintain their license as a salesperson or broker should read the statute and the rules. In addition, you must understand the REBBA code of ethics (they are the source of many OREA exam questions).
Your Ontario real estate is valuable. You worked hard to get it. You have worked hard to provide value to your real estate clients. It has been the key to your real estate career. It takes money and time (in the form of continuing education) to maintain it. In order to maintain your registration with RECO you must: