Learn about the world of commercial leasing with new MCE elective

Learn about the world of commercial leasing with new MCE elective

Course name: Introduction to Commercial Leasing // Are you looking to learn more about commercial real estate? RECO’s new MCE elective, Introduction to Commercial Leasing, follows the flow of a leasing transaction from both the landlord and tenant’s perspectives, and outlines what makes commercial leasing unique. For example, did you know that negotiations around a…

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RECO’s MCE program recognized by Hermes Creative Awards

RECO’s MCE program recognized by Hermes Creative Awards

We are pleased to announce that RECO’s MCE program was recently granted two Hermes Creative Awards: The real estate fraud section of the 2017 Update Course has been recognized for a Platinum award in the e-learning category; and The recently-launched Waterfront Properties course earned Gold in the same e-learning category. The Hermes Creative Awards is…

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MCE Review: Share your feedback before survey closes on May 28

MCE Review: Share your feedback before survey closes on May 28

Have you had your say? You recently received a survey as part of RECO’s review of Mandatory Continuing Education (MCE). This is your opportunity to formally offer insights to help us enhance the program. The review is being led by an independent consultant, CamProf Inc., and they are distributing and managing the survey. The survey…

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Q and A with RECO's Registrar Joseph Richer
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Registrar Joseph Richer on RECO’s new real estate education program

RECO sets the education standards for real estate salespeople and brokers in Ontario for both registration education (for those entering the industry) and continuing education (for those already in the industry). In 2017, RECO selected a new provider to develop and deliver a new education program for aspiring registrants, scheduled to launch mid-2019. Here’s a…

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MCE Review: Registrants called to participate in survey
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MCE Review: Registrants called to participate in survey

RECO has launched a formal, third-party review of the Mandatory Continuing Education (MCE) program that involves extensive research and consultation with industry experts and stakeholders, including all registrants. CamProf Inc. is the independent consultant leading the review. Starting Monday, May 14, CamProf Inc. will send registrants a link to a survey about the MCE program…

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Learn about home inspections with new MCE elective

Learn about home inspections with new MCE elective

Course name: Home Inspections // How do you guide buyers and sellers through the home inspection process? Do you know how to interpret a home inspection report? What sort of questions should you ask an inspector on behalf of your client? RECO encourages consumers to consider a home inspection before buying a property, so it’s…

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Dive into waterfront properties with new MCE elective
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Dive into waterfront properties with new MCE elective

Course name: Waterfront Properties // Vacation homes and waterfront properties have always been desirable, but buying or selling them can be tricky, especially when considering issues such as septic systems, shore road allowances and zoning. RECO’s new MCE elective, Waterfront Properties, explores what makes these types of transactions unique. By participating in this course, registrants…

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MCE review: RECO selects CamProf Inc. to lead review
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MCE review: RECO selects CamProf Inc. to lead review

RECO has selected CamProf Inc. as the consultants to lead the MCE review. In the weeks and months to come, CamProf Inc. will conduct extensive research and consultation with industry experts and stakeholders, including all registrants, to gather feedback and insights. Who is CamProf Inc.? CamProf Inc. is a highly regarded, internationally recognized firm that…

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Raising education standards for Ontario’s real estate professionals
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Raising education standards for Ontario’s real estate professionals

The Real Estate Council of Ontario sets the education standards for real estate salespeople and brokers in the province for both Registration Education, for those entering the industry, and Mandatory Continuing Education (MCE), for those who are already in the industry. In 2012, we began a comprehensive initiative to raise education standards. Here is what…

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