Eligibility: Real Estate Industry Grants

Real Estate Industry Grants

The Real Estate Foundation earmarks a percentage of its yearly grants budget to help fund projects put forward by non-profit organizations in the real estate industry. This grant stream can fund work in all five interest areas, but usually funds grants related to “Professional Excellence in Real Estate.”

Real Estate Industry Grant eligibility is limited to organizations working in the real estate sector in BC. These grants are open to projects led by:

  • BC Real Estate Association
  • Real Estate Council of BC
  • Real Estate Institute of BC
  • Regional real estate boards and associations in BC

Other organizations that may be eligible include:

  • Affordable Housing Education Awareness and Development
  • Appraisal Institute of Canada – BC
  • Architectural Institute of BC
  • BC Non-Profit Housing Association
  • BC Society of Landscape Architects
  • Building Owners and Managers Association
  • Canadian Home Builders Association – BC
  • Condominium Home Owners Association of BC
  • Greater Vancouver Home Builders Association
  • Mortgage Brokers Association of BC
  • National Association of Industrial and Office Properties
  • Passive House Canada/Maison Passive Canada
  • Professional Association of Managing Agents
  • Sauder School of Business Real Estate Division
  • Strata Property Agents of BC
  • Urban Development Institute
  • Urban Land Institute
  • Vancouver Regional Construction Association

This is not an exhaustive list. If you’re unsure about eligibility, please contact Nick Davies, Grants Coordinator (nick@refbc.com | 604.343.2626 | toll-free 1.866.912.6800 ext 106).

The grant application deadline for Real Estate Industry Grant submissions is December 2017.