The Victoria Real Estate Board is an association of Victoria, BC area REALTORS®.
The Victoria Real Estate Board was founded in 1921 and since that time has been a key player in the development of standards and innovative programs aimed at enhancing the professionalism and community standing of REALTORS®. Formation of the Board grew out of the realization in the early part of the last century that there was a need to establish basic standards for those working in the real estate industry.
The Victoria Real Estate Board is one of 12 such Boards located
throughout British Columbia. The area served by the Board includes
Greater Victoria from Sooke to Sidney, up-Island as far as Cherry
Point Road in Cobble Hill, and the Gulf Islands. Membership
is voluntary. In addition to operating the Multiple Listing
Service ® within its jurisdictional area, the Board also provides other membership services as facilities and resources permit.
The Board operates under its own By-laws and Regulations and is dedicated to the concept of promoting interest in the purchase and sale of real estate in British Columbia and in continuing the concept of private ownership in real estate.
Our Mission Statement
The Victoria Real Estate Board's mission is to promote and enhance the use of the real estate services that its members provide to the public. The Board serves the interests of its members by:
- providing continuing education, technological tools and other services while encouraging and maintaining a high level of professionalism;
- providing strong leadership in the real estate industry and the community while protecting the public interest; and
- adhering to the Quality of Life principles of ensuring economic vitality; providing housing opportunities; preserving our environment; protecting property owners; and building better communities.
The trademarks REALTOR®, REALTORS® and the REALTOR® logo are controlled by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) and identify real estate professionals who are members of CREA. Used under license.
The trademarks MLS®, Multiple Listing Service® and the associated logos are owned by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) and identify the quality of services provided by real estate professionals who are members of CREA. Used under license.