2016 - Volume 60 - BOOK 4

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AIC’s self-regulation model: how it works and why it successfully protects the public By Richard Colbourne, AACI, P.App President Elect, Volunteer, AIC Professional Practice Committee The effectiveness of the self-regulation of an industry or profession is continually being scrutinized by the public...
On October 26, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) released its quarterly Housing Market Outlook, at a time when many factors that influence Canada’s economy and demographics are in flux. The result is a national picture that reflects three...
Company: Jackson & Associates Ltd. Location: Courtenay, BC Year established: 1980 Services: Full range of residential, commercial and industrial appraisal services # of staff: 9 # of AACIs: 3 # of CRAs: 2 # of Candidates: 1 For Dan Wilson, AACI, P.App, Fellow, former president of the...
Background Metro Vancouver (MV) is a partnership of 21 municipalities, one Electoral Area and one Treaty First Nation that collaboratively plans for and delivers regional-scale services in the Lower Mainland region of British Columbia. Its core services are drinking water,...

The retail landscape in Canada

The global retail environment is in the midst of an industry wide shift, as the online shopping experience continues to improve. Consumers are placing a greater emphasis on convenience and today’s successful retailers are combining bricks and mortar stores...
In addition to the standards dictated by the Canadian Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (CUSPAP), appraisers have a common law duty of care that is delineated by contract and by the law of negligence and negligent misrepresentation. Contractual...

CUSPAP 2016 – Get to know it

A COLLABORATION BY THE VOLUNTEER MEMBERS OF THE AIC APPEAL SUB-COMMITTEE:  ALLAN BEA TTY, AACI, P.APP, FELLOW; DAVID BABINEAU, AACI, P.APP, FELLOW; GORDON TOMIUK, AACI, P.APP, FELLOW; ROBERT ROBSON, AACI, P.APP, FELLOW; PETER LAWREK, P.APP; AND JOHN SHEVCHUK, AACI...