HLURB Bicol Region Field Office held its first Regional Convention of Real Estate Practitioners in Legazpi City
By: CRB Roi Marc A. Teodoro
The Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board (HLURB) Bicol Region Field Office conducted its first ever Regional Convention of Real Estate Practitioners last October 10, 2018 at the Concourse Convention Center, Legazpi City, Albay. The Real Estate Brokers Association of the Philippines, (REBAP) Naga City &Camarines Sur Chapter was one of the guests of the event. REBAP Naga – CamSur had a booth featuring the association and its advocacy on professionalizing the real estate industry through RA 9646 – RESA of the Philippines.
The convention tackled the topics on CLUP/Zoning Overview; Various HLURB laws/rules including: Certificate of Registration/License to Sell, Certificate of Completion, Registration of Brokers/Salespersons & Monitoring, Advertisement Approval & Monitoring, & Rules of Procedure; and Real Estate Service Act of the Philippines (RESA) & Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Overview. The above-mentioned topics were discussed by Mary Kathleen Cristy C. Vibar, Enp., Green House Focal Person of HLURB-BR; Arch. Amador R. Colina, Head of Planning, Registration and Licensing Division of HLURB-BR; Marion A. Almonte, in-charge of Adjudication Unit of HLURB-BR; Carolyn A. Alejo, Ph.D., in-charge of Monitoring Unit of HLURB-BR; and Dr. Elenita L. Tan, Director of PRC Region V.
REBAP Naga – CamSur ended the program with CRB Roi Marc A. Teodoro where he thanked and congratulates HLURB for the successful event andCRB Romeo delas Alas with the chapter’s impression/take-away on the event. CRB Romeo emphasized in this short messagethe importance of HLURB and the strict implementation of RA 9646 in strengthening the real estate industry.
Certificates which will be considered as self-directed learning at PRC were distributed after the convention. CRB Elvis Turallo has expressed his satisfaction on the new learnings he acquired during the convention. Mr. Almonte and Ms. Alejo of HLURB have expressed their sincere gratitude for the help of REBAP Naga-CamSur, thru the chapter president CRB Roi Marc Teodoro, for the success of the event by inviting its members to attend the convention.