TRREB President - Lisa PatelWhether you're selling or buying a home, undoubtedly that decision will lead to one of the largest financial transactions you'll ever make. REALTORS® are required to help protect the consumer.

A TRREB Member REALTOR® is equipped to help home sellers and buyers understand their unique real estate situation. TRREB Members are highly trained and highly skilled professionals, with one of their strongest assets being their network. The REALTOR® connection with industry related professionals is priceless, and far-reaching. REALTORS® may not always have the answer, but they certainly would know where to get it.

REALTORS® are constantly engaging in professional development so they can keep their competitive edge in this reputation-based business. TRREB Members can help buyers and sellers comprehend the transaction with everything in between, such as zoning laws, government programs, home inspections/repairs, project management.

Beyond the expertise and experience of negotiations, property evaluations, and financing (just to name a few), TRREB Members are connected with important tools of the trade. These tools help REALTORS® provide their clients with valuable real estate expertise and services.

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Talk to a Toronto Regional Real Estate Board Professional Member REALTOR®. For updates on the real estate market, visit TRREB.ca. If commercial property is what interests you, contact a TRREB Commercial Professional Member REALTOR® by visiting trebcommercial.com.

Lisa Patel, President
Toronto Regional Real Estate Board

Lisa Patel is a Salesperson with Royal LePage Signature Realty Inc. An entrepreneur and strong community leader, she has served with many organizations and groups and is presently a Mentor for the University of Information and Technology, working with students in their career initiatives. She has also been a mentor for the Canadian Youth Business Foundation (now known as Futurpreneur Canada) for approximately 15 years, working with young entrepreneurs. Lisa has served several other organizations, including as an Ajax–Pickering Board of Trade Director and as a past Director of the Toronto Infinity 2 Toronto Standard Condominium Corporation No. 1928. 

Lisa’s brand has been included by McGraw-Hill in an educational textbook and studied by business professionals and entrepreneurs. Her brand was recognized by Andris Pone, author of Attract: Power Up Your One-of-a-Kind Personal Brand for brand strength and consistency. In 2009, Ryerson University recognized Lisa as a Top 30 Under 30. Lisa was also a former host for a television show with Rogers TV, A Greener Durham. She was a recipient of the Queen's Jubilee Medal along with Ontario Service Awards for her dedication to community work. Lisa shares her time with others and speaks on topics of entrepreneurship, women in business and metaphysical teachings–breaking through barriers and mindsets.  

As TRREB President, Lisa aims to enhance the image and value of REALTORS®, and safeguard the ownership, accuracy, and integrity of the MLS® System. She has served as a member of the TREB FEST Task Force and the Executive Committee, Chair of the Young Professionals Network Committee, Vice-Chair of the Member Services Committee, as well as a Director of the Ontario REALTORS Care® Foundation. Lisa is currently the Chair of the Women in Real Estate Task Force, REALTOR® QUEST and 100 Year Anniversary Celebration Task Force and Executive Committee.