Enforcement Action: Compliance OrderIssue Date: July 15, 2013
Taj Homes Development Ltd. (“THDL”) and Hardev Singh Grewal (“Grewal”), contrary to schedule 3 section 6(2) of the Homeowner Protection Act Regulation (the “Regulations”), regarding a new home in Surrey, BC (the “New Home”), for which the New Home was occupied as a rental unit, sold the New Home on, or about, February 18, 2011, without disclosing, in writing, to the purchasers of the New Home, the date on which the home warranty insurance expires. On July 15, 2013, the Homeowner Protection Office (the “HPO”) issued Compliance Order 13-0019 to THDL and Grewal directing that THDL and Grewal:
- provide the HPO with proof that THDL and Grewal provided written disclosure to the purchasers of the New Home showing the date on which the home warranty insurance expires, pursuant to schedule 3 section 6(2) of the Regulations; and
- Provide the HPO with documentary evidence that the New Home was occupied for rental purposes, for a three month period commencing on, or about, March 20, 2010.