Heather McDowell sets a table for Christmas dinner at St. James Anglican Church in Stratford.

Stratford’s Heather McDowell completes a year of good deeds

In 2020, sales rep Heather McDowell and her family in Stratford, Ont. completed 30 random acts of kindness, and found creative ways to support the local economy and charitable projects.
Engel & Völkers

Engel & Völkers Toronto Central merges with Collingwood Muskoka

Engel & Völkers has announced a merger between its Toronto Central office, lead by license partner Anita Springate-Renaud and the Collingwood/Muskoka shop, under the leadership of Max Hahne.
Allan Taylor

Osoyoos Realtor Allan Taylor moves to eXp Realty

While some professionals might be looking at hanging up their spurs and easing into retirement after four decades in the real estate industry, Allan Taylor of Osoyoos, B.C. decided to join cloud-based eXp Realty.
Jack Lane

Jack Lane returns as president of LSTAR for second term

The London and St. Thomas Association of Realtors announced that London-based Realtor Jack Lane will serve as its president in 2021.

BCREA sees silver linings while coping with the pandemic

REM recently spoke with Darlene Hyde, CEO and Corinne Caldwell, COO of the British Columbia Real Estate Association to see how things have changed and how they have stayed the same at BCREA during COVID.

A tale of two investments, part 4

Investor X is looking into buying a fully rented two-unit property generating $65,500/year, for $1,100,000. Which real estate investment would you be more confident to invest in?
Avison Young’s Real Estate Valuation & Advisory team in Edmonton

Avison Young grows valuation advisory business in Edmonton

Avison Young recently added to its Real Estate Valuation & Advisory team in Edmonton, adding Ryan Miller, Joel Andresen and Nancy Brown.
Sheri Willick

Sheri Willick takes over as chairperson at Saskatchewan Realtors Association

Saskatoon native Sheri Willick is the 2021 chairperson of the Board of Directors at the Saskatchewan Realtors Association (SRA).

Commercial real estate industry steps up to help vaccination efforts

Canadian commercial real estate association REALPAC announced an industry initiative to provide governments and health networks with the free use of vacant commercial space for use as vaccination sites.
Century 21 Northwest is opening with six agents.

Century 21 Northwest Realty opens in Kitimat

Annelise Miller and Hayley Vilness recently opened Century 21 Northwest Realty in Kitimat, B.C. They have been in the real estate industry for about six years and say they saw the need for competition in their community.