Statistics

The OACIQ oversees the issuance of real estate and mortgage brokerage licences in Québec.

The statistics displayed here are updated as changes occur (Licence issuance, suspension or revocation). So they always match the number of active licence holders when you check them out.

Breakdown of licence holders* by licence type

Real estate broker   12029
Chartered real estate broker   2610
Mortgage broker   1085
Real estate agency   968
Mortgage agency   46
Total   16738

* Excluding holders whose licences are suspended.

Breakdown of licence holders by administrative region

  Brokers Agencies Total
01 - Bas Saint-Laurent 213 9 222
02 - Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean 153 10 163
03 - Capitale-Nationale 1071 79 1150
04 - Mauricie 181 10 191
05 - Estrie 274 31 305
06 - Montréal 6351 436 6787
07 - Outaouais 534 27 561
08 - Abitibi-Témiscamingue 73 8 81
09 - Côte-Nord 19 3 22
10 - Nord-du-Québec 0 0 0
11 - Gaspésie-îles-de-la-Madeleine 4 1 5
12 - Chaudière-Appalaches 151 20 171
13 - Laval 2288 86 2374
14 - Lanaudière 538 36 574
15 - Laurentides 1275 76 1351
16 - Montérégie 2478 171 2649
17 - Centre-du-Québec 121 11 132
Total 15724 1014 16738



Breakdown of agencies acting under franchise*

  Brokers Agencies Total
CENTRES HYPOTHÉCAIRES DOMINION 131 20 151
CENTURY 21 309 23 332
COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL (QUEBEC) INC. 30 1 31
GROUPE SUTTON 1364 24 1388
HYPOTHECA COURTIER HYPOTHÉCAIRE 154 8 162
MULTI-PRETS HYPOTHEQUES 491 4 495
RE/MAX 4066 140 4206
ROYAL LEPAGE 2009 59 2068
TIMS TRANSACTION IMMOBILIÈRE MULTI-SERVICES 4 1 5
VENDIRECT 426 1 427
VIA CAPITALE 941 30 971
Total 9925 311 10236

* The franchisor is the company that gives one or more franchised chartered real estate broker the right to use and operate its brand name and system, in accordance with the terms and conditions of a franchise agreement.


Agencies acting independently

  Brokers Agencies Total
PROPRIO DIRECT 650 1 651
L'EXPERT IMMOBILIER P.M. INC. 368 1 369
PLANIPRÊT 217 1 218
LES IMMEUBLES CHARISMA INC. 203 1 204
M IMMOBILIER / M REAL ESTATE 126 1 127
SOTHEBY'S INTERNATIONAL REALTY QUÉBEC ® 105 1 106
PRO IMMOBILIER & HYPOTHÈQUE INC. 100 1 101
GROUPE IMMOBILIER LONDONO INC. / LONDONO REALTY GROUP INC. 90 1 91
ENGEL & VOLKERS MONTRÉAL 87 1 88
INTELLIGENCE HYPOTHÉCAIRE 77 1 78
KELLER WILLIAMS PRESTIGE 74 1 75
KELLER WILLIAMS URBAIN 72 1 73
BLVD IMMOBILIER 72 1 73
KELLER WILLIAMS CONNEXION 69 1 70
PROFUSION IMMOBILIER INC. / PROFUSION REALTY INC. 69 1 70
LES ARCHITECTES HYPOTHÉCAIRES / MORTGAGE ARCHITECTS 66 1 67
KW MOMENTUM 56 1 57
RÉSEAU IMMOBILIER ADRESZ / ADRESZ REAL ESTATE NETWORK 43 1 44
CBRE LIMITÉE / CBRE LIMITED 42 1 43
LE GROUPE IMMOBILIER VANTAGE / VANTAGE REALTY GROUP 41 1 42
LES IMMOBILIERS RAMIER INC. / RAMIER REALTY INC. 38 1 39
NORD EST / NORTH EAST 37 1 38
GROUPE MACKAY 37 1 38
DEVENCORE LTÉE / DEVENCORE LTD. 34 1 35
MCGILL IMMOBILIER INC. / MCGILL REAL ESTATE INC. 34 1 35
CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD 31 1 32
EXP AGENCE IMMOBILIÈRE 31 1 32
L'AGENCE IMMOBILIÈRE INC. 29 1 30
PMML 29 1 30
LES IMMEUBLES M W INC. 27 1 28
NAI TERRAMONT COMMERCIAL 26 1 27
JONES LANG LASALLE SERVICES IMMOBILIERS, INC. / JONES LANG LASALLE REAL ESTATE SERVICES, INC. 25 1 26
NESTOR 24 1 25
KELLER WILLIAMS DISTINCTION 22 1 23
CENTRES HYPOTHÉCAIRES DOMINION IMERIS / DOMINION LENDING CENTRES IMERIS 22 1 23
COLDWELL BANKER COMMERCIAL ALLIANCE INC. 21 1 22
WINVESTOR IMMOBILIER INC. / WINVESTOR REAL ESTATE INC. 21 1 22
LES IMMEUBLES MONT-TREMBLANT / MONT-TREMBLANT REAL ESTATE 20 1 21
IMMOEXPERTS 20 1 21
GROUPE IMMOBEX INC. 20 1 21
Other independent agencies 2142 660 2802
Total 5317 700 6017

* With 20 real estate brokers and more in their employ.




Number of brokers acting on their own account

Brokers   500
Total 500



Breakdown of licence holders by gender

  Total Ratio  
Men 8992 57%
Women 6731 43%
Total 15723 100%