The Homeowner Protection Act: Protect Your Clients and Yourself #470

A miniature red and white striped house and a set of keys sitting on a wooden table

Licensees who list, offer for sale or sell a home contrary to the provisions of the Homeowner Protection Act1 (the Act) face penalties up to $25,000 per offence ($100,000 for corporations) and/or up to one year imprisonment per offence. Licensees violating the Act also face negligence claims from clients and/or disciplinary action by the Real Estate Council