Notice of suspension of the certificate
of Mr. Gilles Jobin
NOTICE is hereby given that Mr. Gilles Jobin, chartered real estate broker (Certificate No. A3100), formerly employed by or authorized to act on behalf of Trans-Action 2000 QC., whose establishment was located at 149, place de la Vanoise in Saint-Romuald, has notably been found guilty by the Discipline Committee of the Association des courtiers et agents immobiliers du Québec of the offence summarized below:
2nd count: On or around March 10, 2004, with respect to an immovable, failing to perform the obligations he had agreed to perform with prudence, diligence and competence, failing to act with objectivity when advising and informing the sellers, namely by:
advising the sellers not to disclose to potential buyers the existence of water infiltration in the basement of the immovable;
the whole contrary to sections 22 and 26 of the Rules of Professional Ethics of the ACAIQ.
On June 15, 2006, the Discipline Committee ordered a suspension of Mr. Gilles Jobin’s certificate for a period of ninety (90) days on this count of the complaint, to take effect whenever he applies for reinstatement of his certificate or the issuance of a new certificate.
The decision of the Discipline Committee is enforceable from the date of the appeals deadline, i.e. July 21, 2006. The suspension of Mr. Gilles Jobin’s chartered real estate broker certificate will therefore become effective whenever he applies for reinstatement of his certificate or the issuance of a new certificate, for a period of ninety (90) days.
This notice is given in accordance with section 137 of the Real Estate Brokerage Act (R.S.Q., c. C-73.1).
Brossard, July 21, 2006
Discipline Committee Secretary