On April 15 the Competition Tribunal announced that it has dismissed an application initiated by the Commissioner of Competition against the Toronto Real Estate Board, and ordered costs payable by the Commissioner of Competition of TREB.
The Competition Tribunal stated that its decision is based on its finding that the Toronto Real Estate Board was not acting anti-competitively.
VOWs allow consumers to access REALTOR® Members' secure password-protected websites displaying MLS® listing data.
"Today's decision was the right decision," said Ann Hannah, President of TREB. "TREB and its Members will continue to offer the highest-possible quality real estate service without sacrificing the privacy rights of consumers."
As per a news released on April 16, 2013 from Toronto Real Estate Board Serving Greater Toronto REALTORS®