Virendra Srivastava poses in the lobby of his brokerage’s new Mississauga office.

Century 21 announces renewals of 15 brokerages

Century 21 Canada recently announced the renewals of 15 brokerages as well as several new franchisees and offices during the past year.

Three Canadians named to Coldwell Banker 30 under 30 global list

Three Canadians were honoured as future leaders of the Coldwell Banker global organization this week: Nicolette Modi, Benjamin Tetzlaw, and Greg Dodds.
Nicolle Scavuzzo

Nicolle Scavuzzo named COO of Chestnut Park Real Estate

Nicolle Scavuzzo is the new chief operating officer of Chestnut Park Real Estate in Toronto. Scavuzzo was previously global vice-president, recognition and insights at Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts.

Mexico, U.S. and Costa Rica top Canadians’ favourite second-home countries

A new report from Point2Homes says that Mexico and the U.S. are the most popular destinations for Canadians to buy a second home in the Americas, confirming similar studies conducted in past years.

BCREA report highlights supply/demand imbalance

A new report by the British Columbia Real Estate Association estimates at the peak of market activity in March 2021, 67,000 buyers were searching for homes across B.C. while only 24,000 listings were available.
Qube Realty

Qube Realty offers online home valuation, sold prices in Quebec

Qube Realty, a Montreal real estate start-up, is offering instant home valuation technology and a map of sold-prices in the province of Quebec.

The perils of not having a written contract for a home construction project

If disputes arise between the homeowner and the contractor, the first step to resolve matters should be to review the original written contract. But what happens when all that parties have to rely on is a verbal agreement?
Jeff King

Jeff King is the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver’s new CEO

Jeff King is the new CEO of the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver. He will begin his tenure at REBGV in November.

Alberta Real Estate Foundation Partners with Empower Me

The Alberta Real Estate Foundation has partnered with Empower Me, a free program that helps people save energy, save money and increase the comfort and safety of their homes.
Michelle Zhou and Sharon Yu

Michelle Zhou and Sharon Yu open Century 21 The One Realty in Markham

Michelle Zhou and Sharon Yu are new franchisees of Century 21 The One Realty in Markham, Ont. They have been a highly productive team for seven years and have 20-plus years of combined real estate experience.