Celestin, Mann Arnel
NOTICE OF SUSPENSION OF
MR. MANN ARNEL CELESTIN’S LICENCE
NOTICE is hereby given that Mann Arnel Celestin, former real estate broker (Licence No. E1069), whose establishment was located in Saint-Hubert, has been found guilty by the Discipline Committee of the Organisme d’autoréglementation du courtage immobilier du Québec (OACIQ) of the offences summarized below:
1st count: On or around November 30, 2009, concerning an immovable, sent to a real estate agent “Statements of transactions” of an account of the prospective buyer’s financial institution, while he knew or should have known that these statements were false, thus committing an offence under section 13 of the Rules of Professional Ethics of the ACAIQ;
2nd count: On or around April 23, 2010, concerning an immovable, signed or affixed the owner’s name on the line: “Signature of owner (or his representative)” of a lease, thus committing an offence under section 13 of the Rules of Professional Ethics of the ACAIQ;
3rd count: At an unknown date, but probably on or around December 7, 2010, concerning an immovable, made the forged document: “Single-family offer to purchase”, designating an alleged third person as buyer, thus committing an offence under section 69 of the Regulation respecting brokerage requirements, professional conduct of brokers and advertising;
4th count: On or around July 23, 2010, appropriated the sum of $5,013.05 representing remuneration owed by a financial institution to a real estate agency, thus committing an offence under section 69 of the Regulation respecting brokerage requirements, professional conduct of brokers and advertising;
On February 27, 2014, the Discipline Committee ordered a permanent suspension of Mann Arnel Celestin’s real estate broker’s licence (Licence No. E1069) as to counts Nos. 1, 2, 3 and 4 of the formal complaint, enforceable as of the date the decision is served on the defendant, if the latter is the holder of a licence issued by the OACIQ or, if not, whenever he becomes a licence holder again.
Given that Mann Arnel Celestin is no longer a licence holder, his licence will be suspended permanently whenever he becomes a licence holder again.
This notice is given in accordance with section 33 of the Regulation respecting the issue of broker’s and agency licences (R.R.Q., C-73.2, r.3).
Brossard, March 5, 2014
Discipline Committee Secretary