“Canadian consumers have not been denied the benefits of competition.” CREA lawyer Katherine Kay stated in a 17 page response to allegations by the bueau filed on Friday…
(Source: The Vancouver Sun)
The Canadian Real Estate Association says allegations it is anti-competitive are “simply false,” according to a legal defence filed with the Competition Tribunal.
The group, which represents about 100 real estate boards across the country and about 98,000 agents, calls an application filed by the Commissioner of Competition to be “fundamentally misconceived” and says consumers already have plenty of choice as to how they can sell their home in the marketplace.
Read the full article, “Anti-competitive complaint ‘simply false,’ realtors say” in the Vancouver Sun.