Real estate is a regulated profession.
To trade in real estate in Ontario, you must obtain registration with the provincial regulator, Real Estate Council of Ontario (RECO). Here’s what you need to know:
Get Registered with RECO
Anyone who wants to register as a salesperson with RECO, must:
- Be a resident of Canada
- Be at least 18 years old
How to Obtain Salesperson Registration with RECO.
A Note about your RECO Salesperson Registration
You must renew your registration every two years.
To renew your registration, you must successfully complete the Articling segment within 24 months of the start date of your initial RECO registration.
To maintain your registration, you must complete the continuing education requirements, offered through RECO in every two-year cycle.