REIC and OMDREB Partner to Advance REALTOR® Professionalism

  • August 6, 2013

TORONTO, August 6, 2013 - The Real Estate Institute of Canada (REIC), a leader in advanced education in real estate, and TheOakville, Milton and District Real Estate Board (OMDREB), are pleased to announce a joint partnership to deliver quality advanced education to REALTORS® in the Greater Toronto Area.

REIC and OMDREB will offer the courses required to achieve the Fellow of the Real Estate Institute (FRI) designation. The FRI is a senior designation and considered the gold standard for professionals in real estate sales in Canada.

“The FRI designation has long been the hallmark of exceptional client service and a higher level of professionalism and ethics,” said Maura McLaren, REIC Executive Director and CEO. “We are delighted to partner with OMDREB to deliver our programs. Our rigorous course content provides practical skills and knowledge and will help advance the marketability of OMDREB members.”

“Our Board is committed to accommodating and encouraging the best there is to offer in professional development for our membership,” said Aziz Kanjee, President of OMDREB. “The needs of today’s REALTORS® are constantly evolving as new business models enter the marketplace. The FRI designation is a fantastic tool to distinguish oneself in the real estate profession.”

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For further information:
Von Jeppesen, Communications Coordinator
The Oakville, Milton and District Real Estate Board
905-844-6491 Ext. 101