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  • Mauricie
  • 819-566-7616
  • 2235 Rue King Ouest suite 208 Sherbrooke (Québec) J1J 2G2
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PYRHOTITE – Compulsory training

If you’re thinking of buying or selling a property in the Mauricie region, it’s very important to choose a real estate broker who has taken the specific pyrrhotite training required by the OACIQ. Here’s why it’s important for you.

What is Pyrrhotitis and why is it a problem?

Pyrrhotite is a problem that has affected many properties in the Mauricie region, particularly in Trois-Rivières. It causes major cracks in building foundations, resulting in high repair costs. Understanding these issues is essential for any property owner in the region.

OACIQ Training

To deal with this situation, l’OACIQ a mis en place une formation obligatoire pour tous les courtiers immobiliers qui exercent en Mauricie ou non. This training course is designed to demystify the technical aspects of pyrrhotite and provide brokers with the knowledge they need to effectively advise their clients, whether buying or selling a property.

Why is this important to you?

By choosing a broker who has undergone this training, you ensure that your broker has the skills and knowledge required to :

  1. Identifier les signes potentiels de problèmes liés à la pyrrhotite.
  2. Provide informed advice on the implications of pyrrhotite for buying or selling a property.
  3. Protect your interests by avoiding transactions that could be seriously affected by this problem.Protect your interests by avoiding transactions that could be seriously affected by this problem.

How to check if your broker is trained?

Ask your broker if he or she has taken the OACIQ training course on pyrrhotite. A competent and professional broker will not hesitate to share this information with you. You can also contact the OACIQ at www.oaciq.com or call us at 819-566-7616, where we’ll be happy to help.

In conclusion

Buying or selling a property is an important decision. Buying or selling real estate is a significant decision. That’s why it’s imperative that your real estate broker has completed the training specific to the Mauricie market, regardless of his or her main area of activity. Your peace of mind depends on it.

Why choose a local real estate broker?

Your local real estate broker knows the advantages and well-kept secrets of different areas. They can advise you based on the advantages or disadvantages of your area.

Your local real estate broker is familiar with the values of different neighborhoods. In addition to their expertise in the sector, they have powerful tools to evaluate all types of properties.

Your local real estate broker is accustomed to negotiating with buyers and sellers with opposing motivations. Without their guidance, these differences in interests could lead to friction that hampers negotiations.

Your local real estate broker works closely with a multitude of stakeholders; surveyors, inspectors, notaries, lenders, municipalities, repairmen… They have an essential network of local contacts to successfully complete a transaction.