NOTICE OF SUSPENSION OF
ALAIN LAVERDIÈRE’S LICENCE (B2880)
File No.: 33-19-2152
Be advised that on July 17, 2020, the OACIQ Discipline Committee ordered that the real estate broker licence of Mr. Alain Laverdière, whose establishment is located in Laprairie, be suspended from August 20 to September 18, 2020, for committing the following offences:
Counts 1a, 1b and 1c: On three occasions, concerning an immovable, did not avoid placing himself in a conflict of interest. On or around February 12, 2017, by allowing the sellers to sign a document stating, in particular, that they waived any request for a visit. On or around February 13, 2017, by tolerating or being unable to ignore that another real estate broker was using strategic information obtained in the course of the performance of his brokerage contract to lead sellers to believe that the purchase price of $200,000 offered by his spouse was an acceptable price. And on or around March 15, 2017, following the purchase by his spouse, by tolerating or letting another real estate broker schedule a visit to said immovable with a prospective buyer for March 16 and tell him that the selling price was around $260,000.
Brossard, August 20, 2020
Discipline Committee Secretary