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In the Media: May 9 – 13

In this week’s edition of ‘In the Media’, we have news on the BC Government’s initiatives to crack down on ‘shadow flipping’, an update to the case regarding the Surrey REALTOR® attacked during an open house, and perspective on the current market and most recent statistics for the Fraser Valley.

On the BC Government’s response to ‘shadow flipping’

On Tuesday, BC Finance Minister Mike de Jong announced new rules in response to the recent shadow flipping controversy. You can read a CBC article that details the announcement here, and the Board’s article that provides further information and also what you need to know regarding revised forms and requirements here.

Video surveillance of suspect who attacked a Surrey REALTOR® released

This week, Surrey RCMP released a photo and video surveillance of the suspect who they presume to have attacked a Surrey REALTOR® during an open house earlier this month. You can view the photo and video here. Please contact the RCMP if you have any information relating to this individual.

In other news

And that’s it for this week’s ‘In the Media’. See you next time with more on what’s happening in Fraser Valley real estate.