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Creating our Future

Creating our Future

How do we – the leaders of organized real estate - ensure REALTORS® are ahead of the curve when it comes to meeting the needs of property buyers and sellers and creating value for them? 

How do we do this not just for now but for five years from now and for a decade from now? 

I think with our Futures Discussions, we’re making terrific headway. What do you think?

I want to continue to work with you to forge a clear vision and direction that benefits all members and strengthens our profession. I ask for your support and vote to continue this work.

If you have questions, concerns, ideas, suggestions or want to talk, I’m listening at apeck@royalpacific.com

Is our housing market at risk?

May 31st, 2017
Is our housing market at risk? Today, the International Monetary Fund reported that Canadian households are highly indebted and housing affordability, particularly in Vancouver and Toron...Click here to read more detail about 'Is our housing market at risk?'

Moving towards a National Housing Strategy

May 1st, 2017
Moving towards a National Housing Strategy The Canadian Real Estate Association and its member real estate boards and associations across Canada have long advocated for better access to ...Click here to read more detail about 'Moving towards a National Housing Strategy'

What are the key challenges we face as a profession?

February 18th, 2016
What are the key challenges we face as a profession? If someone were to ask me what one characteristic Realtors® share, I'd say - adaptability.  Take a minute and think about i...Click here to read more detail about 'What are the key challenges we face as a profession?'

Will a luxury or speculation tax create more affordable housing?

February 2nd, 2016
Will a luxury or speculation tax create more affordable housing? In the last month, both the Mayor of Vancouver and economists from the University of British Columbia and Simon Fraser Un...Click here to read more detail about 'Will a luxury or speculation tax create more affordable housing?'