News & Events

  • RECA Offices Have Moved!!
    202, 1506 11 Ave SW, Calgary, AB, T3C0M9 Learn more
  • News Release: Adlina Gill - Real Estate Licence Suspended Learn more
  • Case Summaries: January now available Learn more
  • New Information Bulletin: Residential Measurement Standard - Documentation Learn more
  • Case Summaries: December now availableLearn more
  • News Release: Real Estate Council of Alberta Welcomes New Ministerial Appointee to Council Learn more
  • Case Summaries:November now availableLearn more
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  • News Release:It pays to know. Think beyond the purchase price this Financial Literacy Month Learn more
  • News Release: RECA Announces 2017/2018 Chair and Chair-Elect Learn more
  • News Release: Ruth Chan Ng and Jared Colby Jenkins - Lifetime Withdrawals from IndustryLearn more
  • News Release: Rajandar Prasad - Real Estate Licence Suspended Learn more

Question of the Day

  • My pre-licensing education access expires at the end of this month, and I’m not done my course yet – what can I do?

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Introducing the Real Estate Council of Alberta

Introducing the Real Estate Council of Alberta

The Real Estate Council of Alberta is mandated to protect consumers and to provide services that enhance and improve the real estate profession and the business of industry professionals. As an innovative and agile organization, it works proactively in the areas of education, technology and professional standards.

RECA is the licensing authority in Alberta

Alberta's only licensing authority

As the licensing authority for Alberta real estate, including property management, mortgage and real estate appraisal professionals, the Real Estate Council of Alberta has resources and information available to guide individuals through the licensing process.

RECA administers real estate education

Comprehensive education programs

The Real Estate Council of Alberta takes an active role in education. It offers pre-licensing and re-licensing education in each of the industries it regulates. These education programs prepare learners to work competently, ethically and professionally in their chosen industry.

RECA enforces standards in the industry

The authority behind the real estate profession

The Real Estate Council of Alberta enforces the standards it sets through a transparent complaint handling and investigations process. Its disciplinary processes protect the public while respecting the balance that needs to exist between a need for individual freedoms and the prevention of harm.