Course name: Multiresidential Investment Properties

Multiresidential Investment Properties

Are you familiar with some of the basics of commercial real estate but would like to learn more about buying and selling apartment buildings and other multiresidential properties? We have just the course for you. RECO’s new MCE elective, Multiresidential Investment Properties will take you through the key stages of such a transaction, including determining…

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Mortgage Financing: Guiding Client Conversations

Mortgage Financing: Guiding Client Conversations

Do you want to help your clients obtain mortgage financing, but you’re concerned about providing advice that may overstep your responsibilities as a registrant? RECO’s new MCE Elective, Mortgage Financing: Guiding Client Conversations is designed for registrants of all levels of expertise. It reviews professional conduct and legal requirements concerning the information and guidance that…

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RECO’s MCE program is changing – thanks to your feedback
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RECO’s MCE program is changing – thanks to your feedback

Last fall, RECO toured the province for a series of Town Hall meetings with leaders of real estate boards and brokerages in seven communities around Ontario. The discussions were lively, thoughtful and respectful, and attendees provided us with a lot of valuable feedback about RECO’s Mandatory Continuing Education (MCE) program. What did we hear? Overall,…

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RECO MCE program takes Brandon Hall Group Bronze
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RECO MCE program takes Brandon Hall Group Bronze

Two months after the MCE program was granted two Hermes Creative Awards, RECO was pleased to learn that the program has been recognized once again. Brandon Hall Group awarded the Advertising Compliance MCE elective with Bronze in the “2018 Best Advance in Compliance Training” category. RECO stood out as an organization, along with Google and…

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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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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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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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