William E. (Bill) Johnston, M.A., LL.B., Broker,

Manager & Legal Counsel,

Bosley Real Estate,

276 Merton Street,

Toronto, Ont. M4S 1A9

Phone: 416-322-8000

Cell: 416-419-1152

E-Mail: billjohnston@bosleyrealestate.com

 

 

 

1969 – B.A., Psychology, University of British Columbia

 

1976 – M.A., Psychology, University of British Columbia

 

1980 – LL.B., Osgoode Hall Law School

 

1982 – Called to Ontario Bar; Member, Law Society of Ontario, 1982-Present

 

1982 – Entered the Real Estate Brokerage Business

 

Career Highlights

 

Multi-time award-winner for sales

 

Winner, Morguard Literary Award for real estate professionals: 1998 & 2002

 

Director, Toronto Real Estate Board: 1998, 2002-2004 & 2006-2012

 

President, Toronto Real Estate Board, 2010-2011 (Presidential term: July 1st, 2010 to June 30th, 2011)

 

Winner, David Rossi Committee Service Award, Toronto Real Estate Board

 

Honourary Life Member, Toronto Real Estate Board

 

Director-at-Large, the Canadian Real Estate Association (2012-2016)

 

Vice-Chair of Discipline, Real Estate Council of Ontario: 2000-2001

 

Director, Real Estate Council of Ontario (2017-2020)

 

Chair, Toronto Real Estate Board’s By-Laws Committee (1999), MLS Committee (2002-2003), Education Committee (2003-2004), & Government Relations Committee (2006-2007 & 2011-2012), Finance Committee (2009-2010)

 

Founding Chair, TREB’s “Green” Task Force

 

Director, Skylark Children, Youth & Families (2012 – present)

 

Accredited Instructor, Code of Ethics Course, Real Estate Council of Ontario, 2000-2013

 

Author and presenter of 12 seminars on real estate brokerage matters, presented to thousands of real estate practitioners across Canada. 

 

Courses include:

 

  1. Buyer Beware! The Buyer’s Duty To Inspect, The Agent’s Duty To Protect (3 Hours)

 

  1. The Buyer Representation Agreement (3 Hours)

 

  1. Disclosure & The Real Estate Professional (3 Hours)

 

  1. Etiquette: Business Behaviour For The Real Estate Professional (3 Hours)

 

  1. Getting The Buyer Representation Agreement (3 Hours)

 

  1. Multiple Offers (3 Hours)

 

  1. Negotiation (6 Hours)

 

  1. Powers of Sale & Other Remedies (3 Hours)

 

  1. Property Disclosure: Duties of The Seller & The Listing Agent (3 Hours)

 

  1. Real Estate Brokerage Is About Relationships (3 Hours)

 

  1. Stigma & Property (3 Hours)

 

  1. Tough Times; Tough REALTOR (3 Hours)

 

 

Designated course creator and instructor for mandatory education courses for New Brunswick real estate registrants for 2012.