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  • The fall edition of REIBC's Input magazine is out! At this point everyone should have received their copy.This edition of the magazine debut's our new design , what do you think?   If you haven't received Input let us know right away and let us know what you think of the new look. Click here to view it online.

  • The IRWA has extended an invitation to REIBC members to attend a Luncheon being sponsored by the local IRWA Chapter featuring a presentation from the Vancouver Airport Authority. Click here for registration.
  • The recently-launched International Property Measurement Standards (IPMS) for Office Buildings resulted from collaboration among more than 60 professional organizations from around the world, including REALpac, RICS, BOMA International, CoreNet, IREM, IFMA and many others. These new standards will help drive consistency and transparency in real estate transactions and should deliver clearer information to all parties. The RICS BC Chapter in partnership with local industry groups such as AIC BC, REIBC and BOMA BC  are hosting a special leaders’ presentation on Thursday, November 19 from 8:00 a.m. – 10:30 p.m. at the Terminal City Club on the new standards and how they’re shaping the real estate industry for investors, occupiers and service providers.  Register today as an Association Partner for the special rate.
  • First Service Residential is hosting a free strata seminar on the topic of Understanding & Enforcing Bylaws. The seminar is taking place on Tuesday, December 1st at the Michael J. Fox Theatre in Burnaby near Metrotown. The discussion will be led by Sean Ingraham, Managing Broker for FirstService Residential, along with Jamie Bleay, Strata Lawyer at Access Law Group. The event will focus on strata bylaws (including Rentals, Smoking, Pets, Noise, and Nuisance) and provide strategies for enforcing bylaws while building a strong community. RSVP Online at The seminar is free and complimentary drinks and appetizers will be served for guests.


President's Luncheon
December 3, 2015 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Four Seasons' Hotel
791 West Georgia St., Vancouver
Register here
Guest Speaker: Connie Fair, RI, CEO & President of BC Assessment
Topic:  Property Assessments to Property Information 

Sponsored by:Real Estate Foundation of B.C.(Event Sponsor) Society of Notaries Public of B.C., BC AssessentReal Estate Board of Greater Vancouver, UBC Sauder School of Business - Real Estate Division,  WPJ McCarthy & Company and Conecon (Table Sponsors), The Homeowner Protection Office, a branch of BC Housing. (Brochure Sponsor), Normac (AV Sponsor) Turner Meakin Management Co. (Photography Sponsor).


Cirque Musica Holiday Spectacular 
December 6, 2015 7:30pm.
Abbotsford Centre
100-33800 King Road, Abbotsford, B.C. 
Register here

REIBC Vancouver Chapter Holiday Reception
December 9, 2015
Pinnacle Hotel Vancouver Harbourfront
1133 W Hastings St., Vancouver
Save the Date!
Watch for registration!

Career Opportunities

Residential Appraiser-Running Satellite Office - Campbell & Pound Real Estate Appraisers

Director, Regional Development, Lower Mainland - BC Housing

Industry Events


The AIC-BC hosts a number of seminars, courses and networking events throughout the year for both AIC members and non-members alike. 
Click here for the list of events 


Annual Winter Social
November 26, 2015 5:00pm - 8:00 pm
Hapa Izakaya, Coal Harbour
909 West Cordova St. Vancouver
More info


Educational Seminar for Strata Council Members
December 1, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Michael J. Fox Theatre
7373 MacPherson Ave, Burnaby
Register here

IRWA Chpt. 54

December Lunch & Learn
Special Guest: Ian Smedley, Strategic Planning, Vancouver Airport Authority
December 4, 2015  11:30 am Networking, 12:15 pm Lunch, 1:00 pm Speaker
Anvil Centre: Ballroom East
777 Columbia Street, New Westminster BC
More info and Registration


Commercial Real Estate Panel with Guest Speakers from
Colleiers, CBRE and Avison Young
November 17, 2015 11:45 am - 1:30 pm
Terminal City Club 
837 West Hastings St. Vancouver , B.C.
Register here.


The current versions of the Real Estate E&O Insurance Legal Update for Strata and Rental Property Managers are open for registration.

REP7 - Real Estate E&O Insurance Legal Update for Rental Property Managers
November 18, 2015 Time: 9:30am - 3:00pm
Italian Cultural Centre, Vancouver
Presenter: Lisa Mackie - Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP
Details    Online-registration


Vancouver IPMS Launch
November 19, 2015 8:00am-10:00am
Terminal City Club
837 West Hastings St. Vancouver
More Info


Vancouver Lunch: Guest Speaker - Minister Peter Fassbender
November 19, 2015  11:15 am - 12:50 pm
HYatt Regency Hotel
655 Burrard St. Vancouver
More info


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