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Meet The Candidates: 2023 Board of Directors

November 15, 2022

Registration is now open to meet your 2023 Board of Directors Election candidates! On Thursday, November 24 at 10:00am, you'll have the opportunity to learn about and speak directly to your nominees through our virtual Meet The Candidates Zoom event. Each candidate will introduce themselves, tell you about their campaign platform, and share what their intentions are as an OMDREB Director if they’re elected.

RFP For Representation - OMDREB Head Office

October 4, 2022

?In our search for a new head office OMDREB has determined it is now time to seek commercial/office REALTOR® representation to assist. We are looking for someone, whether or not a member of OMDREB, to represent our interests in this search. We know all OMDREB members have extensive networks and we ask you to share the RFP for Representation throughout your network so our Building Task Force and the Board of Directors can select the person we feel is best suited to assist in this search.

Five Photos Your Listing Might Be Missing

January 8, 2021

As the old adage goes: a picture is worth a thousand words—or in real estate, thousands of dollars. Real estate photos are important.

2021 Board of Directors Candidate Profiles

November 18, 2020

Get to know the OMDREB Members who have put their names forward to run for a Director position on the Board!

PREC Billing: How are my Association dues billed after forming a Personal Real Estate Corporation?

November 17, 2020

Since October 1, REALTORS® in Ontario have had the opportunity to incorporate with the passing of Bill 145, Trust in Real Estate Services Act, 2020 (TRESA) and can earn an income through a Personal Real Estate Corporation (PREC). With the new rules and regulations in place, some REALTORS® may find they can benefit from a PREC. When TRESA became law, a number of questions have come up. One such question, “How are my Association dues billed after forming a Personal Real Estate Corporation?” has been frequent.

BUDGET 2020: The introduction of the Seniors Home Renovation Tax Credit and cutting the Business Education Tax

November 6, 2020

On November 5, the 2020 Ontario Budget took strong steps towards protecting the health and safety of Ontario families while laying the groundwork for a strong economic recovery. The 2020 Budget adopted two Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA) recommendations focused on harnessing housing as an economic engine to support businesses, create jobs and help communities that need it most.

PRECS & What They Mean For OMDREB REALTORS®

October 15, 2020

On October 1st, 2020, the Provincial government brought forward Ontario’s new rules for forming Personal Real Estate Corporations (“PRECs”). PRECs allow REALTORS® to access the business advantages of incorporation, including tax and income planning benefits.

How OMDREB is working with the government to make the home buying experience better for REALTORS® and their clients

October 7, 2020

For more than 30 years, REALTORS® have advocated for policies encouraging responsible homeownership. We have regularly met with Parliamentarians to discuss their local housing markets and policies that promote a vibrant and sustainable real estate industry. The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the need for a safe place to call home. Today, REALTORS® are prioritizing the housing needs of Canada’s most vulnerable populations while also ensuring the economy gets up and running.

COVID-19 Notices

April 7, 2020


Protecting Your Clients in a Crisis

March 31, 2020

**This material has been prepared for informational purposes only and is not intended to provide and should not be relied upon to provide any legal or professional advice relating to any matter. Please consult your own professional advisor for advice on any question arising from these materials.