Here’s to the unsung heroes in MLS®!

2021-04-22T13:40:23-08:00April 15th, 2021|Community|

Former US Attorney General Bobby Kennedy’s drive and focus were legendary. Early on in his tenure, so one story goes, he and a colleague were driving home late one evening after a particularly long week of work and as they drove by the office of his political adversary at the time, he saw that the [...]

Eight questions for your new FVREB President

2021-04-08T15:43:45-08:00April 8th, 2021|Community|

Larry Anderson officially began his first day as President of the FVREB on April 1, 2021 so we asked him a few questions to get to know him better. Here’s what he had to say. 1. What do you enjoy doing during your free time? I enjoy playing softball, golf and playing pool. 2. Where [...]

Fraser Valley REALTORS® donate $25,000 to local food banks

2021-03-18T15:40:17-08:00March 17th, 2021|Community|

On behalf of Fraser Valley’s 3,840 REALTORS®, the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board (FVREB) has donated a total of $25,000 to six food banks in its region. “This past year has been such struggle for everyone, but imagine if in addition to worrying about the pandemic, you lost your job and couldn’t make ends meet? [...]

Five decades and counting! Meet FVREB’s 2021 Professional of the Year

2021-03-18T15:38:26-08:00March 17th, 2021|Community|

For most members, John Corrie, has been a REALTOR® longer than you’ve been on this planet – and that includes all you fifty year olds! John started out in real estate in 1967 – the year that Canada turned 100 – so, it seemed only fitting that the 73 year old received the Board’s highest [...]

Are you using a safety app? You should

2021-02-19T09:39:45-08:00February 18th, 2021|Community|

Too many REALTORS® will tell you that at some point in their career they’ve experienced a moment of discomfort or even fear during a client interaction. That very situation is happening now to female Realtors spread from Vancouver Island to the Fraser Valley. As the Board has repeatedly warned members, there is a disturbed individual [...]

REALTOR® ‘harasser’ contacts FVREB member again due to media coverage

2021-02-19T09:33:09-08:00February 3rd, 2021|Community|

The police investigation into the man targeting and sexually threatening numerous female REALTORS® across the Lower Mainland in recent weeks is now making news headlines and appears to have goaded the man into calling back a REALTOR® he has already victimized.The story has received extensive coverage in the last 24 hours – CBC News, [...]

Your generosity brought a “Taste of Heaven” to many

2021-01-25T17:44:51-08:00January 21st, 2021|Community|

As you know, we held an online fundraiser for the REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive instead of a clothing and blanket drive last year to reduce the risks related to COVID-19. NightShift Street Ministries, one of the Surrey charities we have supported for many years and again through our 2020 campaign, recently shared how our financial [...]

VIDEO: Happy Holidays and Happy New Year!

2020-12-23T16:36:25-08:00December 23rd, 2020|Community|

“One of the few things that can’t be recycled is wasted time” — Sean Covey. This holiday season, be sure to spend time with those that you care for and care for you (within the prescribed Health protocols, of course). In the hustle and bustle of everyday activity, we often lose track of what [...]

You helped to raise $15,000 for people in need

2020-12-17T14:33:16-08:00December 16th, 2020|Community|

The 2020 REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive officially wrapped up on December 1. Thanks to your incredible generosity, we were able to raise $15,540.84 for 26 registered Canadian charities in the Fraser Valley. Read on to find out how much went to each area and how a few of our charities feel (so far) about [...]

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