Enforcement Action: Compliance OrderIssue Date: February 26, 2018
Beechworth Properties Ltd. (“BPL”), Vikram Kalsi (“V. Kalsi”), and Karmjit Kalsi (“K. Kalsi”), contrary to section 14(1) of the Homeowner Protection Act (the “Act”), conducted the business of a residential builder without a valid BC Housing (“BCH”) Residential Builder Licence between the period of, or about, May 31, 2017, and February 26, 2018, regarding a new home in Victoria, B.C. (the “New Home”). On February 26, 2018, BCH issued Compliance Order 18-0015 to BPL, V. Kalsi and K. Kalsi (V. Kalsi and K. Kalsi together, “the Kalsis”) directing that BPL and the Kalsis:
- immediately cease carrying on the business of a residential builder as defined in the Act, and cease construction activities on the New Home; and
- prior to resuming construction on the New Home, provide BCH Compliance Department with proof that the New Home is being built by a Licensed Residential Builder pursuant to section 14(1).
BPL and the Kalsis were directed to comply with Compliance Order 18-0015 by March 23, 2018.