CMHC Announces Changes to Mortgage Default Insurance Premiums

April 9, 2015

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) recently announced it will be raising its mortgage default insurance (MDI) premiums on June 1, 2015, for homebuyers that finance home purchases with less than a 10% down payment.

5 Things to know about square footage

April 8, 2015

By asking the right questions both before listing and during the offer negotiations, there should be no complaints or claims about square footage after closing.

CCS Halton: Help fight cancer

April 8, 2015

Join fellow Realtors to help fight back this year in one of three ways.

City of Burlington staff available to answer permit questions

April 7, 2015

City of Burlington building staff will be on hand at local hardware stores in April and May to help answer questions about building permits for home renovation projects.

Does RECO have your correct email address?

April 6, 2015

Effective August 1, 2015, RECO will begin sending electronic registration renewal reminders and phasing out the post card reminder.

OREA: REALTOR® Value Advertising Campaign Continues

April 1, 2015

The advertising campaign aimed at promoting REALTOR® value will continue until the end of 2018, following a vote on a special levy that passed at the annual general meeting of the Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA) on March 11.

Reminder regarding reporting sales

April 1, 2015

Please be mindful of reporting conditional or firm sales within the required time frame.

New help desk service

March 31, 2015

Do you have a question but are unsure who is the appropriate person to ask/contact at the Board?

Town of Oakville: Budget Committee recommends 1.7 per cent overall tax increase

March 23, 2015

Proposed budget to go to Council for approval on Monday, March 30, 2015.

RECO - 2015 Call for Nominations

March 23, 2015

If you are interested in serving on RECO's Board of Directors, the 2015 nomination process is now open. Nomination forms must be submitted by 2 pm on Wednesday, April 1, 2015.