If you passed the March 2011 real estate brokers exam, here’s the updated schedule for your registration, along with information about the surety bond. Refer to the table below to find out when you are supposed to register. The information about the surety bond follows.
REAL ESTATE BROKER REGISTRATION SCHEDULE
MARCH 2011 EXAMINATION
DATE OF REGISTRATION FROM APRIL 7 TO 14, 2011
VENUE OF REGISTRATION – Office of the Professional Teachers – 3rd floor Annex Bldg.
April 07, 2011(Thursday) AM ABAD, ANA ADELBERTA S. to AUZA, JACQUELIN ABEGAIL L. PM AVENDANO, CHRISTINA S. to CAIGOY, FAITH C. April 08, 2011(Friday) AM CAINTO, LEO V. to CRUZ, JULIETA L. PM CRUZ, LEONIDA C. to DUMLAO, PHILIP C. April 11, 2011(Monday) AM DUNGAN, FLORDELIZA G. to GARCIA, MARY MADONNA M. PM GARCIA, MELVA P. to KARASIG, DAN S. April 12, 2011(Tuesday) AM KARSEBOOM, EMMA LINDA D. to MAMARlL, KATHY ROSE M. PM MAMPUSTI, AYLA M. to OBLIGADO, GIOVANNI PAOLO M. April 13, 2011(Wednesday) AM OBSUNA, CHARLIE O. to RAMOS, GRETCHEN ANGELINE F. PM RAMOS, ILUMINADA I. to SATURNO, ALICIA A. April 14, 2011(Thursday) AM SANOSA, JEANA A. to TOLEDO, JULIUS G. PM TOLEDO, MARY GRACE T. to ZUNIGA, GIZELLE G.
Source: PRC website
About the surety bond
In an update posted at the PRC website, the PRBRES has announced that a surety bond in the amount of Php20,000.00 in favor of the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) and the Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board (HLURB) with a validity of three (3) years, is required for the registration of the new real estate brokers as provided for by Section 26, Rule 4 of the RA 9646 IRR.
Since the information above was only posted today, April 7, 2011 (as indicated in the PRC website), it would come as no surprise that a number of new real estate board exam passers already went to the PRC to register, without the surety bond.
Unconfirmed reports from reliable sources told me My wife and I visited the PRC and confirmed that those who registered but did not have surety bonds yet can just bring it during the oath taking on April 26, 2011 on or before April 14, 2011.
Where to get a surety bond
A lot of people have been asking me where they can get their surety bonds and I said I can just refer them to where I got mine, which I submitted as part of the requirements for my registration w/o examination.
*Update – We have already stopped accepting new entries for the surety bond.
Click on the following link to fill-up the form and get your own surety bond: http://bit.ly/getsuretybond The premium for the surety bond is Php1,800.00 and is valid for 3 years. After you fill-up the form, you will be contacted asap on how you can pay for the surety bond and where you can pick it up (within Metro Manila only).
Other things to bring when you register
Those who will register are required to bring the following:
- Duly accomplished Oath Form or Panunumpa ng Propesyonal
- Current Community Tax Certificate (cedula)
- 2 pieces passport size picture (colored with white background and complete nametag)
- 1 piece 1” x 1” picture (colored with white background and complete nametag)
- 2 sets of metered documentary stamps, and 1 short brown envelope with name and profession
- Pay the Initial Registration Fee of Php600.00 and Annual Registration Fee of Php450 for 2011-2014.
*Successful examinees should personally register and sign in the Roster of Registered Professionals .
Oath taking ceremony
The oath taking ceremony shall be held on Tuesday, April 26, 2011, 1:00pm, at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC), Roxas Boulevard, Pasay City, Philippines.
Tickets for the oathtaking will be available from April 7, 2011 to April 25, 2011.
Attire for the oath taking
Can someone please help and confirm the attire for the oath taking by leaving a comment below? Thanks a lot in advance!
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