Lowes Fund Breakfast - Table of Ten
Canadian Dream of Home Ownership in a Time of Eroding Affordability: A Plan for
Keeping the Dream Within Reach for Future
The National Club
303 Bay Street, Toronto, ON, M5H 2R1
Date and Time: October 31, 2017 8 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
consistently say that home ownership is the Canadian Dream; home ownership is
important and it gives them a sense of pride. Research has shown that home
ownership leads to stronger communities, happier and healthier families and
higher grades for school children. Ontario’s economic growth depends on a strong
and vibrant real estate market. Yet in today’s real estate market, more and more
millennials and young families are struggling to realize the dream of home
ownership. Escalating home prices and dwindling housing options are pushing
buyers out of the market, forcing families to delay purchases and threatening an
important part of Canada’s fabric.
Join us to hear from the CEO of
the Ontario Real Estate Association, Tim Hudak, on how he and fellow real estate
leaders are working to keep home ownership within reach for future generations.
You’ll hear about the important role of strong advocacy on issues that otherwise
might be overlooked by policy makers. And you’ll hear about OREA’s efforts to
make home affordability a top issue for all Parties in the upcoming provincial
Join us at The National Club in Toronto
on October 31, 2017 as we also recognize the 2017 recipients of the John E
Lowes and Toronto Insurance Conference Scholarships. It is a great opportunity
to celebrate, network and learn.
Proceeds of the breakfast seminar will go to the John E. Lowes
Insurance Education Fund. The fund awards financial assistance to students
completing a post-secondary education, including property and casualty insurance
studies. Please visit our website for more
information on the John E. Lowes Insurance Education Fund.
Individual pricing is also
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The price of this event includes a hot
Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA)
After a distinguished 21 years of
public service in the Ontario Legislature, making the move to OREA was a perfect
fit. Since becoming CEO last fall, Mr. Hudak and his OREA team have focused on
high impact advocacy on behalf of REALTORS® and consumers and the delivery of
quality services to members. Protecting the dream of home ownership and making
it more affordable for young families is also high on Hudak’s agenda for a
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insufficient enrollment. Substitutions welcome. Sorry, no refunds.