The Real Estate Institute of Canada (REIC), a leader in advanced education in the real estate industry, and the Ottawa Real Estate Board (OREB), an industry association of over 3,000 registered brokers and salespeople in the Ottawa area, are pleased to announce a joint partnership to deliver quality advanced education to OREB members.
“REIC and OREB share a mission to advance professionalism and high business ethics through education,” says REIC Vice-President Corporate Development Gareth Jones, FRI, CRES. “We are excited about this partnership which creates opportunities for professionals to advance best practices and the real estate sector locally and far beyond.” Under the partnership, OREB will deliver the Institute’s education programs leading to advanced credentials to its membership. REIC’s credential programs are based on the core values of education, experience, ethics and a commitment to life-long learning.
“Our members are set to bolster their knowledge and credentials,” says OREB Professional Practice and Education Manager Lee Freeman, CAE. “Our partnership with REIC gives OREB members a competitive advantage as leading-edge professionals within Canada.”
“Busy REALTORS® need accessible, quality products that allow them to increase their skills to better serve Canadian home-buyers and sellers,” adds Jones. “This partnership provides an additional means for REALTORS® to learn, exceed and lead.”
About The Real Estate Institute of Canada (REIC)
The Real Estate Institute of Canada is a not for profit organization that has been educating and certifying specialists in real estate sales, leasing, property management, and finance and investment since 1955.
REIC Members represent an unsurpassed level of experience, commitment and dedication to all sectors of the real estate profession in Canada. REIC Members are governed by the Institute’s Code of Professional Standards to ensure that the Institute’s values are upheld and a high standard of business practice is delivered. For further information, visit the REIC website at www.reic.ca.
About the Ottawa Real Estate Board (OREB)
The Ottawa Real Estate Board (OREB) is an industry association of over 3,000 registered brokers and salespeople in the Ottawa area. The Ottawa Real Estate Board operates the MLS® Systems for the members of the Ottawa Real Estate Board and the Renfrew County Real Estate Board.