May 28, 2020 How to work with your REALTOR® during BC’s re-opening plan The real estate profession consulted with WorkSafeBC to develop and implement protocols for Realtors and real estate brokerages in this phase. May 20, 2020 Counter culture – choices for your kitchen surfaces With a wide selection of surfaces to choose from, how do you determine which one is right for you? May 14, 2020 Stratas must allow pets in some circumstances If a strata property owner, or one of their family members, requires a support pet, a strata corporation must accommodate them. May 11, 2020 How to show a home safely during COVID-19 To help you buy or sell your home in a safe and responsible way, Realtors have innovated new tools, procedures, and best-practices. May 5, 2020 Innovation: How REALTORS® advise clients in today’s market Physical distancing requirements we’re all trying to follow isn’t the only change that COVID-19 is causing in the real estate market. May 4, 2020 Home sales and listings down in April amid COVID-19 While limited by COVID-19, REALTORS® are fast adopting new tools and practices to help advise, inform and serve their clients in a responsible way. April 29, 2020 Metro Vancouver REALTORS® lend helping hand during pandemic These are unusual times for all of us and many Metro Vancouverites are facing unprecedented hardship. April 24, 2020 COVID-19 relief programs for home owners and renters The federal and provincial governments are providing emergency aid for individuals to help you weather the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic April 24, 2020 What to expect when working with a REALTOR® today Realtors are committed to providing their services in strict compliance with the provincial health orders. April 22, 2020 How to work with a REALTOR® during the pandemic REBGV President Ashley Smith was on Global BC’s Open House to share how home buyers and sellers can work with their Realtor during COVID-19. April 17, 2020 Governments offer businesses additional relief The federal and provincial governments are providing new and expanded programs to help Canadian businesses during COVID-19. April 15, 2020 Buying and selling real estate during the COVID-19 pandemic A livestream open house provides a virtual opportunity to see a home and chat with the listing REALTOR® through a live video feed. April 2, 2020 How the rental freeze, eviction ban could affect you The provincial government brought a new Rental Tenancy Order into effect, restricting rent increases and evictions during COVID-19. April 2, 2020 Home buyers and sellers adjust plans amid changing times Metro Vancouver’s housing market saw steady demand to begin March, and a levelling of activity near the end as concerns about COVID-19 intensified. March 26, 2020 Provincial government lists REALTORS® as essential service Find out what this means to you as a home buyer or seller. March 24, 2020 Facts about the strata contingency reserve fund When looking for a strata property, the contingency reserve fund is an important item to check out. March 19, 2020 REBGV strongly recommends REALTORS® not hold open houses With concerns about the spread of COVID-19, REBGV strongly recommends its approximately 14,000 REALTOR® members refrain from holding Open Houses. March 19, 2020 Why do I have to pay property taxes on the home I’m buying? Depending on the time of year you buy a home, you may have to pay the seller's property taxes. March 18, 2020 How will COVID-19 affect the housing market? Economists and elected leaders agree that the COVID-19 pandemic will cause economic activity to slow, which will likely impact the housing market. March 18, 2020 How to navigate housing market given COVID-19 concerns Should you buy or sell a home in today's environment, or wait until things improve?