THE Real Estate Council of British Columbia on Thursday announced that the real estate licence of 8th Avenue Elite Realty Ltd. dba 8th Avenue Elite Realty, Surrey, was suspended on August 26.
The Council suspended this licence in the public interest as a result of the failure of 8th Avenue Elite Realty Ltd. to account for trust monies held on behalf of clients.
8th Avenue Elite Realty Ltd. is prohibited from providing real estate services to or on behalf of any member of the public as a result of this order. This suspension is in accordance with section 45 of the Real Estate Services Act and remains in effect until further notice.
Inquiries from concerned clients of 8th Avenue Elite Realty Ltd. should be directed to the Council at 604-683-9664 or toll-free at 1-877-683-9664.
Global BC reported that the owners were Rup Dawodharry and Ash Dawodharry. But when The VOICE googled their names and that of the company, many of the Internet sites were no longer active.
However at http://www.dawodharryteam.com/ there was the following information on Thursday night (on Friday morning the site had been removed):
The Dawodharry Team
Rup Dawodharry – Licensed Real Estate Professional
Rup Dawodharry (see photo) is one of the friendliest, most hardworking professionals you’ll ever meet. For all your real estate needs, Rup will be a real asset to you. She has been recognized for several Sales Awards with Royal LePage. Rup specializes in Residential Sales, Foreclosures and Luxury Home Sales. Rup was born and raised in BC.
Ash Dawodharry – Marketing Specialist and Unlicensed Asst
Ash has over 15 years in Sales, Marketing and Management Experience. He specializes in extreme marketing including high SEO website advertising and social media advertising
The Council is a regulatory agency established by the provincial government. Its mandate is to protect the public by enforcing the licensing and licensee conduct requirements of the Real Estate Services Act.