TREB President - Michael CollinsWhether you're selling or buying a home, undoubtedly that decision will lead to one of the largest financial transactions you'll ever make. REALTORS® are required to help protect the consumer.

A TREB Member REALTOR® is equipped to help home sellers and buyers understand their unique real estate situation. TREB Members are highly trained and highly skilled professionals, with one of their strongest assets being their network. The REALTOR® connection with industry related professionals is priceless, and far-reaching. REALTORS® may not always have the answer, but they certainly would know where to get it.

REALTORS® are constantly engaging in professional development so they can keep their competitive edge in this reputation-based business. TREB Members can help buyers and sellers comprehend the transaction with everything in between, such as zoning laws, government programs, home inspections/repairs, project management.

Beyond the expertise and experience of negotiations, property evaluations, and financing (just to name a few), TREB Members are connected with important tools of the trade. These tools help REALTORS® provide their clients with valuable real estate expertise and services.

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Michael Collins, President
Toronto Real Estate Board

Michael Collins, President of the Toronto Real Estate Board, is a Broker with iPro Realty Ltd. A REALTOR® for 32 years, Mr. Collins has served on TREB's Government Relations Committee for more than a decade. A Past President of the Brampton Real Estate Board, he has also served on OREA's Board of Directors, as Chair of OREA's Commercial Council and its Arbitration and Ethics Committee, and as one of RECO's Discipline Committee Panel Chairs. He is also a member of CREA's National Commercial Council. Mr. Collins brings considerable directorship experience to TREB's Board of Directors. Among other roles, he has served as a Director of the William Osler Hospital Corporation and as President of the Brampton Board of Trade. An experienced consensus builder, Mr. Collins is committed to listening to Member perspectives in his role as a TREB Director. Mr. Collins was the Chair of TREB's Consumer Relations and the Member Communications Committees, and Vice Chair of the By-Law Task Force. Most recently, he served as the Chair of the Member Services Committee.