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YOUR NEWSLETTER FROM THE ONTARIO ASSOCIATION OF CERTIFIED HOME INSPECTORS
December 2017
Happy New Year for 2018

Association News

Date of Interest - 2018

The Home Inspection Profession is, like other professions, subject to external influences. Some affect our businesses directly, some have a knock-on effect from changes outside of our profession. We've put together a list of dates we think might have an impact on the profession.

Starting on January 1, 2018, New Stress testing for Mortgages - Canadians getting, renewing or refinancing, and changes to the WSIB policy …

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Profession News

Clauses to protect the inspector from inconsistent regulation

CASL - Canadian Anti-spam Legislation (Bill C28) If you use an electronic reporting system, in order to ensure that you are compliant with the Anti-spam regulations you should add the following clause to your agreement. Failure to protect yourself from this regulation by getting opt-in protection from your client to allow you to send them emails as part of your …

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Home Inspection Regulation Consultation Period

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As outlined in our previous information, the Ministry of Government and Consumer Services (MGCS) has entered into the public consultation period for the regulations on the Home Inspection Profession. We recently sent out a newsflash to all members and other inspectors registered with us or subscribed to our newsletters.  This newsflash was a copy of the communication we received from the MGCS. As an Association …

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WSIB Policy review

WSIB Policy review
WSIB Policy Changes - 2018 We are pleased to announce, that after five years of meetings, discussions and communication with the Minister and Ministry of Labour, Ministry of Government and Consumer Services and the Workplace Safety Insurance Board, the WSIB has finally decided to change the policies that affect the Home Inspection Profession. As of January 1st, 2018, Home Inspectors …

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Teach a Man to Fish

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We are as tired as you of having people teach Grandma to suck eggs. We promise this will be different.
Get ready.....If you are in the Home Inspection Profession and want to increase your earning potential, then the 2018 Conference is one you must not miss.
We will be helping you to expand your horizons and augment your incomes in areas you may not yet have considered.
Protecting Consumers has never been seen with this much potential.
March 6th-8th - Mississauga
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