MARIVELES, Bataan – The municipal administrator of this fast rising industrial municipality, Luis G. Gonzales, on Monday passed the Real Estate Appraiser Licensure Examination recently conducted by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC).
The PRC announced that 2,462 out of 4,731 examinees passed the Real Estate Broker Licensure Examination given by the Board of Real Estate Service in the country’s key cities namely: Manila, Baguio, Cagayan De Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena, and Tuguegarao last August 2015.
Gonzales started as a working student of Metropolitan Water and Sewerage System (MWSS) and rose to the ranks until he became the branch manager at the said company. He also served as legal consultant of then Bataan Governor, now the Representative of the Second District of Bataan, Cong. Enrique “Tet” Garcia, Jr. from 2004-2007. He was later appointed by Mariveles Mayor Jesse Concepcion as municipal administrator of Mariveles from 2007 to the present.
Gonzales is a law graduate of the Manuel L. Quezon University in Manila in 1991. He is the father of Pocholo “Pochology” Gonzales known in show business as “The Voicemaster.”
Last June of this year, Gonzales also passed the Real Estate Broker Licensure Examination. The members of the Board of Real Estate Service who gave the licensure examination were led by its Chairman, Dr. Eduardo G. Ong; and its members, Florencio C. Dino II, and Rafael Fajardo. The registration for the issuance of Professional Identification Card (ID) and Certificate of registration will be on September 11-15, 2015.
Those who will register are required to bring necessary documents like the duly accomplished Oath Form (Panunumpa ng Propesyonal), current Community Tax Certificate, 1 passport size photo (colored with white background and complete nametag) 2 sets metered documentary stamps, and 1 short brown envelope with name and profession and to pay the Initial Registration Fee of P600 and Annual Registration Fee of P450 for 2015-2018.
The PRC also requires the registrants to submit the original copy of Surety Bond for three years (with certificate of good standing from the Insurance Commission), minimum amount of which is 20,000 pesos, with the PRC as Obligee. For government employees, no Surety Bond is required instead, submission of a notarized original Certificate of Employment from their respective offices is required.