Updates to satisfying buyer's conditions changes, effective January 3rd, 2022. Click here for more information.


COVID-19 Update (March 17, 2020)

The Board of Directors has approved the following and will reassess the COVID-19 situation on April 1, 2020 to decide if further action is required.

Click the button below for more information about operations during this time.

Out Clauses in the Agreement of Purchase and Sale

This page includes obsolete information on satisfying buyer’s conditions. The processes and clauses involved were changed on January 3rd, 2022. For information on the new process of satisfying buyer’s conditions, visit https://www.nsrec.ns.ca/news-practice-resources/commission-news/item/buyer-s-conditions-updates-effective-january-3rd-2022.

January 31, 2020

The Commission regularly deals with questions from licensees and consumers regarding the application of out clause(s). Please ensure you clearly understand the following concepts.  

*The following may also apply to a lease agreement or an agreement of purchase and sale that is not written on a Commission-approved form.  

Online Licence Renewal Recap 2019

This was the first year for online licence renewals for all licensees. This article discusses how to access your licence certificate, paid invoices and approved sales corporation licence certificate using our online database.

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