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RE/MAX no longer affiliated with realtor who made light of Israel-Hamas war

Real estate company RE/MAX says it’s no longer affiliated with a Vaughan-based realtor who appeared to make light of the Israel-Hamas war on his social media pages.

Vadim Vilensky of Realtron Vadim Vilensky Realty shared a message on Facebook, X and Instagram over the weekend above a photo of Gaza, which was bombed. The photo read, “Off market. 130 square miles, oceanfront lot. No utility. No power/water.”

Vilensky captioned it and wrote, “Coming soon to the market,” with two laughing-face emojis.

The social media post quickly garnered significant reaction online, with many calling for the realtor to be fired. Vilensky’s social media accounts, including LinkedIn, appear to have been deleted or disabled.

The death toll in Gaza since Israel declared war has risen to 3,785 Palestinians killed, including 1,524 children, 1,000 women and 120 older people, the Gaza Health Ministry said. In addition, 12,493 others have been wounded, including 3,983

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