Public articles

December 08, 2020

Legal resources at your disposal to protect your interests

Au cours de votre transaction, il se peut que votre courtier vous dirige vers un expert en droit reconnu, tel un avocat ou un notaire, afin de répondre à vos questions d’ordre juridique et ainsi protéger les intérêts des différentes parties à la transaction.

May 23, 2019

Ten actions taken by the OACIQ for public trust

The OACIQ publishes Trust in action – Highlights 2018 which presents the various actions taken by the Organization over the past year to fulfill the important mission entrusted to it by the Government of Quebec–to protect consumers.

May 09, 2019

Bill 16: The OACIQ proposes to oversee co-ownership and set out guidelines for building inspection

Appearing before a parliamentary committee today to present its comments on Bill 16, the OACIQ reiterates its support for the government's desire to better regulate divided co-ownership and building inspection

June 13, 2018

Press Release - Adoption of Bill 141 - Mitigated result for the protection of the public

After a long process, Bill 141 amending the Real Estate Brokerage Act has just been adopted by the National Assembly.

October 01, 2015

The OACIQ submitted a brief to the Government concerning the future of real estate brokerage and public protection

Brossard (Québec), October 1, 2015 – The Organisme d’autoréglementation du courtage immobilier du Québec (OACIQ) has just tabled a brief in which it responds to two main issues raised by the Québec Ministry of Finance in a Report on the Application of the Real Estate Brokerage Act: self-regulation as a model of governance of the OACIQ, and the importance of protecting the public in any real estate and mortgage transaction. The OACIQ is concerned about certain directions that could be taken by the Ministry and their effects on public protection.