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Here is an overview of recent content produced by the OACIQ

20 September 2017

Have you experienced a problem during your transaction with a real estate or mortgage broker?

You carried out a transaction with the help of a real estate or mortgage broker and are not satisfied? A problem arose and you wish to file a co...

07 September 2017

An OACIQ symposium to better meet your needs

This event, which is presented by Lussier Dale Parizeau, will take place on October 5, 2017, at the Centre Mont-Royal in Montréal.

09 August 2017

Three ways in which the OACIQ protects you!

Under the Real Estate Brokerage Act, the OACIQ has several tools at its disposal to give you peace of mind.

03 August 2017

The OACIQ presents its strategic directions

An even better-informed and better-protected public: that is the objective pursued by the OACIQ as it introduces its strategic directions for th...

05 July 2017

Buying a secondary home in four steps

Buying a secondary home is an exciting project! Whether you are looking for a chalet to spend the weekends or earn rental income, this transacti...

05 July 2017

Spring flooding 2017: Draft order regarding reconstruction in flood-prone areas

In response to the flooding of April and May 2017, the Government of Québec plans to declare a special intervention zone in the territory of cer...

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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.

Explore the major steps

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.

Explore the major steps