Tuesday, September 17, 2013

How do you know if someone is licensed?

If you live in Alberta and you use a Mortgage Associate or Broker, a Realtor or an Appraiser, you can find out if they are licensed by going to the RECA {Real Estate Council of Alberta} website: https://www.reca.ca/online/aspx/pubinquiry.aspx

Here is a snapshot of our brokerage, after searching on RECA. This confirms we have licenses with RECA:

As sad as it is, there are people out there trying to practice mortgage brokering, real estate and appraising without qualification.