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  • Timeless Tactics: Martha Stewart’s Guide for REALTORS®

    Timeless Tactics: Martha Stewart’s Guide for REALTORS®

    Gaining long-term success in business, building healthy and strong relationships with clients, and balancing your personal and professional life at the same time is challenging. Tune in now to an exclusive episode of TRREB’s Ready to Real Estate podcast with hosts TRREB CEO John DiMichele and TRREB President Jennifer Pearce as they welcome Martha Stewart, best-selling author, founder of…

  • Record-Breaking Attendance at TRREB REALTOR® QUEST 2024

    Record-Breaking Attendance at TRREB REALTOR® QUEST 2024

    TRREB REALTOR® QUEST 2024 set a new attendance record, welcoming over 11,000 real estate and industry professionals from around the globe. This signature event has firmly solidified its place as Canada’s largest real estate conference and trade show. Inspirational and Engaging Keynotes: Martha Stewart The keynote speakers drew thousands. Emmy award-winning TV show host and best-selling…

  • Approaching One Year as Mayor: Olivia Chow

    Approaching One Year as Mayor: Olivia Chow

    With Olivia Chow approaching her first year as City of Toronto Mayor, discover how she is stepping up to the plate to address housing affordability. In this episode, TRREB’s Chief Market Analyst and podcast host sits down with two political experts breakdown what you need to know about her biggest wins and pitfalls. Listen on

  • Navigating Canada’s Housing Challenges: The Role of Immigration in Housing Supply

    Navigating Canada’s Housing Challenges: The Role of Immigration in Housing Supply

    In the delicate balance of supply and demand shaping Canada’s housing landscape, immigration is a significant factor influencing housing. Research from Loyalist Public Affairs inside TRREB’s 2024 Market Outlook and Year in Review Report highlights the current challenges and potential solutions. Need for Comprehensive Planning A recent report by the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) paints a…

  • Do’s and Don’ts for Buying and Selling Cottages

    Do’s and Don’ts for Buying and Selling Cottages

    It’s that time of year when cottage owners start thinking about selling, and REALTORS® may have a client who is looking to buy a weekend getaway. In our latest podcast episode, TRREB’s Chief Market Analyst and podcast host Jason Mercer sits down with real estate lawyer Richard Moran to unpack everything you need to know…

  • Examining the Social Impact of Housing Unaffordability

    Examining the Social Impact of Housing Unaffordability

    In the intricate web of societal challenges, housing unaffordability looms as a profound disruptor, silently eroding the well-being of individuals and communities alike. In TRREB’s 2024 Market Outlook and Year in Review report, the Canadian Centre for Economic Analysis (CANCEA) shares their ground-breaking study Locked Out: The Social Value Cost of the GTA’s Housing Crisis. It provides an in-depth look…

  • Your Pathway to Success: Register Now for TRREB REALTOR® QUEST 2024!

    Your Pathway to Success: Register Now for TRREB REALTOR® QUEST 2024!

    Embark on an unforgettable journey at TRREB REALTOR® QUEST 2024, Canada’s largest real estate conference and trade show, on Wednesday, May 15 and Thursday, May 16 at the Toronto Congress Centre. Join us for two days of inspiration, education, and networking. Take advantage of these valuable tools and resources to stay ahead of the curve and thrive in today’s dynamic real estate…

  • Navigating Tenanted Properties as a REALTOR®

    Navigating Tenanted Properties as a REALTOR®

    As a REALTOR®, it’s important understand how to navigate tenanted properties in a growing population and the current high interest rate environment because more and more households are turning to the rental market. Back by popular demand, Bita Di Lisi, licensed paralegal, joined TRREB’s latest Ready to Real Estate podcast episode with host TRREB Chief Market Analyst Jason…

  • Registration Now Open: TRREB REALTOR® QUEST 2024

    Registration Now Open: TRREB REALTOR® QUEST 2024

    The long wait is finally over! Registration is now open for TRREB REALTOR® QUEST 2024. PATHWAYS TO SUCCESSExplore exciting new opportunities and navigate the next steps on your real estate journey. TRREB REALTOR® QUEST allows you to tap into exclusive resources and gain access to world-class speakers. Immerse yourself in two days of inspiration, education, and networking on May…

  • What’s in Store for the 2024 Market Outlook – Find Out More

    What’s in Store for the 2024 Market Outlook – Find Out More

    Curious about what’s in store this year for the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) real estate market? Wondering how shifting trends and economic factors might influence your buying or selling decisions?  On Thursday, February 8, nearly 700 TRREB Members, industry partners, the media and policymakers attended TRREB’s 2024 Market Outlook & Year in Review event to find out…

  • What’s Next for New and Resale Homes?

    What’s Next for New and Resale Homes?

    The traditionally busy spring season and lower interest rates are two factors that may drive up activity in the housing market. Our latest Ready to Real Estate podcast episode features two data experts: Ray Wong, Vice President of Data Operations at Altus Group, and Sean Simpson, Vice President of Ipsos Public Affairs. They will talk about what lies…

  • The REALTORS® Who Will Thrive in a ChatGPT Future

    The REALTORS® Who Will Thrive in a ChatGPT Future

    AI can interpret, forecast, and execute certain tasks much faster than a human can. For instance, it might forecast the number of transactions in a year, the areas in a particular market that will see the highest levels of growth, and even the selling price of properties. AI analysis is so swift, in part, because…