RECA’s mandate includes protecting against, investigating, detecting, and suppressing mortgage fraud as it relates to the real estate, mortgage, and real estate appraisal industries. Download the information bulletin on mortgage fraud for more information.
Consumers, industry professionals, or other third parties can anonymously provide RECA information about mortgage fraud. If you choose, you can attach your name to a complaint through the general online complaint form.
Is my anonymity guaranteed?
RECA cannot guarantee anonymity. Submission of information through this webpage does not track any personal information about the person who submitted it. That being said, anyone investigated as a result of the information submitted may speculate on who submitted it. Please note that a statement or supporting documents may also inadvertently disclose information about who submitted the information.
What information should you include?
Please provide detailed, specific information. At a minimum, you should include:
What will RECA do with the information?
RECA will review the information and determine if:
If the above criteria are met, RECA will open an investigation into the conduct of the industry professional or persons engaging in activities that require a licence. As the person who submits the information is anonymous, they will not receive any status updates, notifications, or have any appeal rights concerning any investigative outcome.