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Here is an overview of recent content produced by the OACIQ

19 October 2017

The OACIQ suspends the agency executive officers’ licence and imposes fines on agencies concerned

Highlighting the decisions of the Discipline Committee is in line with the OACIQ’s Strategic directions, which aim in particular at promoting a ...

19 October 2017

OACIQ: An employer of choice

At the OACIQ, we realized that being a good employer benefits everyone!

13 October 2017

Bill 141 to amend the Real Estate Brokerage Act: the OACIQ’s initial observations

Following the introduction of Bill 141 which amends the Real Estate Brokerage Act, on October 5, the OACIQ would like to highlight cert...

11 October 2017

What’s an exclusive brokerage contract?

In accordance with the public protection mission entrusted to it by the Real Estate Brokerage Act, the OACIQ has designed brokerage contracts to...

10 October 2017

For a clear understanding of the promise to purchase

The Real Estate Brokerage Act provides the OACIQ with a range of tools to protect you. The Promise to purchase form is one of them.

05 October 2017

Colloque immobilier: A winning event for the public

Helping advance real estate and mortgage brokerage in Québec and promoting innovation in order to better protect the public is the goal achieved...

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The Organisme d’autoréglementation du courtage immobilier du Québec (OACIQ) ensures the protection of members of the public who enlist the services of real estate and mortgage brokerage professionals governed by the Real Estate Brokerage Act.

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The OACIQ is the authority of real estate and mortgage brokerage in Québec. It protects and assists the public by ensuring sound broker practices.

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You want to buy?

Are you a bit nervous to buy a new home? Get sound advice for every step of your transaction (coordination of visits, promise to purchase, transfer of ownership, etc.) and see how the Real Estate Brokerage Act protects you if you choose to do business with a broker.

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You want to sell or lease?

Making the most out of your transaction is possible when you are properly equipped! The OACIQ puts a wealth of information at your disposal and protects you if you choose to enlist the services of a broker to represent you in the sale of your home.

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Are you looking for a mortgage?

Navigating through different types of mortgage loans makes you feel dizzy? To make your process easier, discover the OACIQ’s recommendations regarding the calculation of your monthly budget, the estimation of your loan, the choice of your loan term, etc.

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