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Martyn George Douglas, Managing Broker, RE/MAX Ocean Pacific Realty, Comox
File 14-047
Consent Order: February 2, 2016

 


 

Summary
Martyn George Douglas, as the managing broker of Ocean Pacific, released to the buyer a deposit being held by Ocean Pacific as a stakeholder without the written agreement of the seller. Mr. Douglas’ actions contravened sections 6, 28 and 30(2)(b) of the Real Estate Services Act and section 3-1(1)(b) of the Council Rules. Ocean Pacific contravened sections 28 and 30(2)(b) of the Real Estate Services Act.

Result
A discipline committee of the Council has ordered the following:

  1. Martyn George Douglas and RE/MAX Ocean Pacific Realty are reprimanded.
  2. They must pay a discipline penalty of $2,500.00 to the Council.
  3. They must pay enforcement expenses of $1,500.00 to the Council.

 

Read the full Consent Order (PDF).

Posted March 3, 2016 until March 3, 2021