Real estate associations and their resources available to you
In Canada, and Manitoba in particular, there are several real estate associations that provide resources for both home buyers and sellers. Below are some of them.
If you are a home buyer searching for a house and want to find the latest real estate listings, realtors, and scheduled open houses, visit Winnipeg Realtors Real Estate News. You will also be able to find financial and mortgage information such as
Manitoba Real Estate has tips and tools available for buyers and sellers including checklists, calculators, and more. Visit here.
The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) is one of Canada’s largest trade associations with over 100,000 real estate brokers, agents and salespeople members who work through 100 real estate Boards and Associations across Canada. It provides resources to both home buyers and home sellers and has video presentations on:
- what is portable mortgage
- home buyers' tax credit
- fixed rate and variable rate mortgages
- mortgage default insurance
- mortgage prepayment
- mortgage pre-approval
- amortization period
The Homebuyers' Road Map was produced by the Canadian Real Esteate Association and presents the main steps when buying a home.