Consent Order

Published on 28 July, 2020

Female lawyer reviewing documents
Licensee
Monica McKinley
Current brokerage
Royal LePage in the Comox Valley
Brokerage at time of sanctioned activity
Royal LePage Sussex
Consent Order date
July 16, 2020

Summary

A discipline committee of the Real Estate Council of British Columbia (the “Council”) accepted the Consent Order Proposal submitted by Monica Shirley McKinley, and found that Ms. McKinley committed professional misconduct when she failed to adequately advise the sellers to obtain independent legal advice with respect to the terms in the addendum to the contract.

Results

A discipline committee of the Council has ordered, and Ms. McKinley has agreed to, the following penalties:

  1. a discipline penalty of $1,500; and
  2. enforcement expenses of $1,500.

Contraventions

Real Estate Services Act

Real Estate Rules

  • 3-4 [Act with reasonable care and skill] Read more
  • 3-3(d) [Advise client to seek professional advice on matters outside expertise] Read more