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City Residential Real Estate Pty Ltd (ACN 126 085 373) and its director and Officer in Effective Control, Mr Riad Mindraoui, must pay $7500 after failing to properly supervise the agency’s trust accounts.
Numurkah estate agent Daniel McNamara has been sentenced to 12 months’ imprisonment for trust account offences.
International students will be given free information on renting, shopping rights and more when arriving in Melbourne to study in 2014.
Customers of RACV Insurance are urged to be wary of possible scam attempts, following the announcement of a substantial refund agreement.
Changes to the Owners Corporation Act 2006 clarifying the basis for levying annual and special fees came into effect from 18 December 2013.
The Director of Consumer Affairs Victoria has, after considering all the relevant information, determined to issue a public warning notice pursuant to section 223 of the Australian Consumer Law about the conduct of Todd Buzza.
Real estate agency Urban City Realty Pty Ltd and its director have acknowledged contraventions.
The Director of Consumer Affairs Victoria has suspended the estate agent licences of Boris Real Estate Pty Ltd and Suzanne Zvizdalo.
Victorians are urged to be wary about telephone scammers who falsely claim that property owners are owed a refund for Fire Services Levy overpayments.
Craigieburn estate agent Konstantinos Balasis has been sentenced to imprisonment and must pay more than $200,000 compensation after pleading guilty to trust account fraud offences.
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