Archives: 2015 News

Buying a Home in Manitoba made easier

Buying a home is a complicated financial transaction and usually the largest single investment a person or family will ever make. Imagine the challenge if English isn’t your first language or you have limited financial literacy.

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REALTORS® reach out to young women needing protection

A Manitoba Real Estate Association Shelter Foundation grant will help at-risk young women experience security and comfort as they rebuild their lives in Winnipeg.

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REALTOR® Week proclaimed by the Manitoba Government

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger and Finance Minister Greg Dewar have officially proclaimed the first REALTOR® Week in Manitoba history.

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Revved Up For Shelter

The MREA parking lot will be full of chrome and sparkling, custom automotive paint jobs on Saturday, August 29th at the second annual Revved Up For Shelter charity car show. All are welcome for this community event, with all proceeds to the Manitoba Real Estate Association Shelter Foundation. Come enjoy the show and you’ll help […]

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Ninth Annual MREA President’s Charity Golf Classic sets new record

When REALTORS® and friends get together at Glendale Golf and Country Club in Winnipeg each summer, people who need safe shelter benefit. It was a fun day full of highlights for 140 golfers the sellout event held June 23. Canadian Real Estate Association past president Laura Leyser hosted the Brian Collie Memorial Shelter Challenge at one of […]

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Ninth Annual MREA Shelter Foundation Fishing Derby

Are you registered? Plan ahead for a great day of fishing with family and friends on Thursday September 24th at Selkirk Park. Your $65 registration includes boat launch, parking, Blue Haze Barbeque lunch and prizes (including a chance to win a new WD14 LUND fishing boat!) Spread the word and send your registration form to […]

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CREA PAC Days makes history

The annual pilgrimage of REALTORS® to Parliament Hill set new records this year. CREA federal affairs chair Lorne Weiss says 331 delegates from across Canada attended PAC Days in late April. MPs from all political parties including two ministers from Manitoba held 180 meetings with REALTORS®.

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Home Buyers’ Plan (HBP) on PAC Days agenda

REALTOR® delegates and staff from MREA and WinnipegREALTORS® are in Ottawa this weekend for the annual CREA PAC Days on Parliament Hill. REALTORS® from across the country will build relationships and meet with members of parliament from all three political parties.

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Brian M. Collie, Influential Leader, Mourned

With profound sadness we advise of the passing Wednesday, April 1, 2015 of Brian M. Collie, Chief Executive Officer of the Manitoba Real Estate Association (MREA). A visionary leader and passionate advocate for building stronger communities, Brian’s life of service was built on a firm foundation of love for his family, his profession, and Manitoba […]

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Patience with New Condo Law: MREA President says

February 13, 2015 – Winnipeg – Roberta Weiss is the new 2015 president of the Manitoba Real Estate Association. As one of her first duties, Weiss is making sure more than 2100 REALTORS® are educated and equipped with the right tools to manage the new Manitoba Condo Act. View her short video message and learn […]

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