Make Time for Balanced Living

Making time for balanced living is easier said than done, especially in a career such as real estate. Yet, if you are looking for a long and rewarding real estate career, you will need to live a balanced life in which real estate plays an important role but not the only role. Following are tips … Continued

Becoming a Broker: A Learning Junkies Journey

If you’re reading this, chances are you have your real estate licence. I’m sure almost all of you remember the courses you took to get to where you are, and they weren’t always easy. Mine involved a lot of studying, with a side of caffeine-fueled cramming the night before exams. If you’re at all like … Continued

A Teacher’s Lullaby

Teaching puts me to sleep. Yes, it’s true. After 40 years on the education scene, I still find, beyond everything that is professionally reasonable, teaching sessions at workshops, conferences, and academia that are more potent than the strongest off-the-counter sleeping pill. One more yawn and my jawbones will veer off in separate directions. In elementary … Continued

Customer Service Unplugged

Customer service, how should it be done? That’s a cinch.

Some people, however, would argue otherwise, contending it would be much easier to debunk the Big Bang Theory or define how the universe was created out of ‘nothingness’

Focus on Student Success

The College offers many support services to ensure students have a positive learning experience and succeed. These services include assistance with course content through the online educational forums, and instructor support line, proven study aids available at a reasonable price, and a mentoring kit to launch the career of new graduates.

New Kid on the Block

It’s hard being the new kid on the block…STEP-BY-STEP, ohhhh baby!

I started in real estate 8 years ago, but only launched my business last year. Given that I knew the language, knew the players, and understood how the game worked, I had a bit of a ‘home team’ advantage. Not everything was easy, but I knew that, if I was going to make it, I had to hit the ground running.

The OREA Real Estate College is coming to you!

The OREA Real Estate College participates in a number of events throughout the year.  Check out our current listings below.  Universities/Community Colleges As students are slowly settling back into school, the OREA Real Estate College will be out and about attending different university fairs; where there will be an opportunity to learn about a potential … Continued

Informing, Educating, and Engaging

“Video Killed the Radio Star” flipped the switch on music television in August 1981. Our switch – the launch of the OREA Real Estate College Blog – may not be as ground-breaking, but it is designed to inform, educate, and engage. Welcome to the College section of the OREA Blog. This section will provide you … Continued