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   12205
Chartered real estate broker   2658
Mortgage broker   1023
Real estate agency   974
Mortgage agency   46
Total   16906

* Excluding holders whose licences are suspended.

Breakdown of licence holders by administrative region

  Brokers Agencies Total
01 - Bas Saint-Laurent 171 9 180
02 - Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean 160 10 170
03 - Capitale-Nationale 1095 80 1175
04 - Mauricie 192 10 202
05 - Estrie 283 32 315
06 - Montréal 6409 438 6847
07 - Outaouais 538 28 566
08 - Abitibi-Témiscamingue 76 8 84
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 150 20 170
13 - Laval 2307 86 2393
14 - Lanaudière 551 37 588
15 - Laurentides 1288 76 1364
16 - Montérégie 2525 171 2696
17 - Centre-du-Québec 118 11 129
Total 15886 1020 16906



Breakdown of agencies acting under franchise*

  Brokers Agencies Total
CENTRES HYPOTHÉCAIRES DOMINION 130 20 150
CENTURY 21 318 23 341
COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL (QUEBEC) INC. 29 1 30
GROUPE SUTTON 1404 24 1428
HYPOTHECA COURTIER HYPOTHÉCAIRE 156 9 165
MULTI-PRETS HYPOTHEQUES 463 4 467
RE/MAX 4107 141 4248
ROYAL LEPAGE 2035 59 2094
TIMS TRANSACTION IMMOBILIÈRE MULTI-SERVICES 3 1 4
VENDIRECT 433 1 434
VIA CAPITALE 979 30 1009
Total 10057 313 10370

* 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 647 1 648
L'EXPERT IMMOBILIER P.M. INC. 382 1 383
PLANIPRÊT 212 1 213
LES IMMEUBLES CHARISMA INC. 208 1 209
M IMMOBILIER / M REAL ESTATE 127 1 128
SOTHEBY'S INTERNATIONAL REALTY QUÉBEC ® 111 1 112
PRO IMMOBILIER & HYPOTHÈQUE INC. 107 1 108
GROUPE IMMOBILIER LONDONO INC. / LONDONO REALTY GROUP INC. 91 1 92
ENGEL & VOLKERS MONTRÉAL 83 1 84
KELLER WILLIAMS URBAIN 79 1 80
KELLER WILLIAMS PRESTIGE 74 1 75
INTELLIGENCE HYPOTHÉCAIRE 74 1 75
PROFUSION IMMOBILIER INC. / PROFUSION REALTY INC. 73 1 74
BLVD IMMOBILIER 72 1 73
LES ARCHITECTES HYPOTHÉCAIRES / MORTGAGE ARCHITECTS 66 1 67
KELLER WILLIAMS CONNEXION 65 1 66
KW MOMENTUM 59 1 60
RÉSEAU IMMOBILIER ADRESZ / ADRESZ REAL ESTATE NETWORK 45 1 46
CBRE LIMITÉE / CBRE LIMITED 41 1 42
LES IMMOBILIERS RAMIER INC. / RAMIER REALTY INC. 39 1 40
LE GROUPE IMMOBILIER VANTAGE / VANTAGE REALTY GROUP 37 1 38
GROUPE MACKAY 37 1 38
NORD EST / NORTH EAST 36 1 37
MCGILL IMMOBILIER INC. / MCGILL REAL ESTATE INC. 35 1 36
DEVENCORE LTÉE / DEVENCORE LTD. 34 1 35
CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD 32 1 33
L'AGENCE IMMOBILIÈRE INC. 29 1 30
PMML 28 1 29
LES IMMEUBLES M W INC. 27 1 28
NAI TERRAMONT COMMERCIAL 26 1 27
EXP AGENCE IMMOBILIÈRE 25 1 26
JONES LANG LASALLE SERVICES IMMOBILIERS, INC. / JONES LANG LASALLE REAL ESTATE SERVICES, INC. 25 1 26
NESTOR 23 1 24
COLDWELL BANKER COMMERCIAL ALLIANCE INC. 22 1 23
WINVESTOR IMMOBILIER INC. / WINVESTOR REAL ESTATE INC. 22 1 23
LES IMMEUBLES MONT-TREMBLANT / MONT-TREMBLANT REAL ESTATE 21 1 22
KELLER WILLIAMS DISTINCTION 20 1 21
GROUPE IMMOBEX INC. 20 1 21
CENTRES HYPOTHÉCAIRES DOMINION IMERIS / DOMINION LENDING CENTRES IMERIS 20 1 21
SIX 20 1 21
Other independent agencies 2191 661 2852
Total 5385 701 6086

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




Number of brokers acting on their own account

Brokers   458
Total 458



Breakdown of licence holders by gender

  Total Ratio  
Men 9075 57%
Women 6810 43%
Total 15885 100%