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   11900
Chartered real estate broker   2260
Mortgage broker   1068
Real estate agency   965
Mortgage agency   43
Total   16236

* Excluding holders whose licences are suspended.

Breakdown of licence holders by administrative region

  Brokers Agencies Total
01 - Bas Saint-Laurent 229 9 238
02 - Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean 148 9 157
03 - Capitale-Nationale 1027 80 1107
04 - Mauricie 177 10 187
05 - Estrie 269 31 300
06 - Montréal 6173 434 6607
07 - Outaouais 500 27 527
08 - Abitibi-Témiscamingue 74 8 82
09 - Côte-Nord 18 3 21
10 - Nord-du-Québec 0 0 0
11 - Gaspésie-îles-de-la-Madeleine 4 1 5
12 - Chaudière-Appalaches 147 20 167
13 - Laval 2224 84 2308
14 - Lanaudière 524 36 560
15 - Laurentides 1209 76 1285
16 - Montérégie 2387 170 2557
17 - Centre-du-Québec 118 10 128
Total 15228 1008 16236



Breakdown of agencies acting under franchise*

  Brokers Agencies Total
CENTRES HYPOTHÉCAIRES DOMINION 95 20 115
CENTURY 21 298 22 320
COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL (QUEBEC) INC. 29 1 30
GROUPE SUTTON 1344 24 1368
HYPOTHECA COURTIER HYPOTHÉCAIRE 98 8 106
MULTI-PRETS HYPOTHEQUES 327 4 331
RE/MAX 4098 139 4237
ROYAL LEPAGE 1995 59 2054
TIMS TRANSACTION IMMOBILIÈRE MULTI-SERVICES 4 1 5
VENDIRECT 449 1 450
VIA CAPITALE 912 30 942
Total 9649 309 9958

* 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 658 1 659
L'EXPERT IMMOBILIER P.M. INC. 357 1 358
LES IMMEUBLES CHARISMA INC. 200 1 201
PLANIPRÊT 192 1 193
M IMMOBILIER / M REAL ESTATE 128 1 129
PRO IMMOBILIER & HYPOTHÈQUE INC. 101 1 102
SOTHEBY'S INTERNATIONAL REALTY QUÉBEC ® 96 1 97
GROUPE IMMOBILIER LONDONO INC. / LONDONO REALTY GROUP INC. 89 1 90
ENGEL & VOLKERS MONTRÉAL 88 1 89
KELLER WILLIAMS CONNEXION 75 1 76
BLVD IMMOBILIER 75 1 76
KELLER WILLIAMS PRESTIGE 67 1 68
PROFUSION IMMOBILIER INC. / PROFUSION REALTY INC. 67 1 68
KELLER WILLIAMS URBAIN 63 1 64
KW MOMENTUM 57 1 58
INTELLIGENCE HYPOTHÉCAIRE 54 1 55
RÉSEAU IMMOBILIER ADRESZ / ADRESZ REAL ESTATE NETWORK 43 1 44
LE GROUPE IMMOBILIER VANTAGE / VANTAGE REALTY GROUP 39 1 40
CBRE LIMITÉE / CBRE LIMITED 39 1 40
LES ARCHITECTES HYPOTHÉCAIRES / MORTGAGE ARCHITECTS 39 1 40
EXP AGENCE IMMOBILIÈRE 38 1 39
GROUPE MACKAY 37 1 38
LES IMMOBILIERS RAMIER INC. / RAMIER REALTY INC. 36 1 37
MCGILL IMMOBILIER INC. / MCGILL REAL ESTATE INC. 36 1 37
NORD EST / NORTH EAST 35 1 36
DEVENCORE LTÉE / DEVENCORE LTD. 32 1 33
LES IMMEUBLES M W INC. 31 1 32
PMML 31 1 32
CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD 30 1 31
L'AGENCE IMMOBILIÈRE INC. 29 1 30
NESTOR 27 1 28
JONES LANG LASALLE SERVICES IMMOBILIERS, INC. / JONES LANG LASALLE REAL ESTATE SERVICES, INC. 27 1 28
NAI TERRAMONT COMMERCIAL 26 1 27
KELLER WILLIAMS DISTINCTION 24 1 25
WINVESTOR IMMOBILIER INC. / WINVESTOR REAL ESTATE INC. 22 1 23
IMMOEXPERTS 21 1 22
COLDWELL BANKER COMMERCIAL ALLIANCE INC. 21 1 22
LES IMMEUBLES MONT-TREMBLANT / MONT-TREMBLANT REAL ESTATE 20 1 21
GROUPE IMMOBEX INC. 20 1 21
MON 1ER SERVICES IMMOBILIERS INC. 20 1 21
Other independent agencies 2057 665 2722
Total 5147 705 5852

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




Number of brokers acting on their own account

Brokers   466
Total 466



Breakdown of licence holders by gender

  Total Ratio  
Men 8745 57%
Women 6482 43%
Total 15227 100%