Ms. Tan, while licensed with Seafair Realty Ltd., committed professional misconduct when she disclosed her client’s contact information to her client’s estranged daughter without her client’s consent. In this way, Ms. Tan failed to maintain the confidentiality of information respecting her client.
Contraventions Real Estate Services Act
A discipline committee of the Council has ordered the following:
- Ms. Tan is reprimanded and must pay a discipline penalty of $2,000 to the Council.
- Ms. Tan must pay enforcement expenses of $1,500 to the Council.
- At her own expense, Ms. Tan must successfully complete the Real Estate Trading Services Remedial Education Course.
- At her own expense, Ms. Tan must successfully complete the REIC2600 Ethics in Business Practice Course.
Full consent order is available as a PDF.