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   11624
Chartered real estate broker   2462
Mortgage broker   1069
Real estate agency   963
Mortgage agency   43
Total   16161

* Excluding holders whose licences are suspended.

Breakdown of licence holders by administrative region

  Brokers Agencies Total
01 - Bas Saint-Laurent 217 9 226
02 - Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean 148 9 157
03 - Capitale-Nationale 1025 80 1105
04 - Mauricie 176 10 186
05 - Estrie 269 31 300
06 - Montréal 6146 433 6579
07 - Outaouais 497 27 524
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 149 20 169
13 - Laval 2214 85 2299
14 - Lanaudière 518 36 554
15 - Laurentides 1212 76 1288
16 - Montérégie 2372 168 2540
17 - Centre-du-Québec 116 10 126
Total 15155 1006 16161



Breakdown of agencies acting under franchise*

  Brokers Agencies Total
CENTRES HYPOTHÉCAIRES DOMINION 97 20 117
CENTURY 21 298 22 320
COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL (QUEBEC) INC. 29 1 30
GROUPE SUTTON 1343 24 1367
HYPOTHECA COURTIER HYPOTHÉCAIRE 99 8 107
MULTI-PRETS HYPOTHEQUES 327 4 331
RE/MAX 4081 139 4220
ROYAL LEPAGE 1981 59 2040
TIMS TRANSACTION IMMOBILIÈRE MULTI-SERVICES 4 1 5
VENDIRECT 442 1 443
VIA CAPITALE 909 30 939
Total 9610 309 9919

* 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 654 1 655
L'EXPERT IMMOBILIER P.M. INC. 359 1 360
LES IMMEUBLES CHARISMA INC. 197 1 198
PLANIPRÊT 192 1 193
M IMMOBILIER / M REAL ESTATE 129 1 130
PRO IMMOBILIER & HYPOTHÈQUE INC. 101 1 102
SOTHEBY'S INTERNATIONAL REALTY QUÉBEC ® 96 1 97
GROUPE IMMOBILIER LONDONO INC. / LONDONO REALTY GROUP INC. 90 1 91
ENGEL & VOLKERS MONTRÉAL 87 1 88
KELLER WILLIAMS CONNEXION 73 1 74
BLVD IMMOBILIER 72 1 73
PROFUSION IMMOBILIER INC. / PROFUSION REALTY INC. 66 1 67
KELLER WILLIAMS PRESTIGE 65 1 66
KELLER WILLIAMS URBAIN 63 1 64
KW MOMENTUM 56 1 57
INTELLIGENCE HYPOTHÉCAIRE 54 1 55
RÉSEAU IMMOBILIER ADRESZ / ADRESZ REAL ESTATE NETWORK 42 1 43
CBRE LIMITÉE / CBRE LIMITED 40 1 41
LE GROUPE IMMOBILIER VANTAGE / VANTAGE REALTY GROUP 39 1 40
LES ARCHITECTES HYPOTHÉCAIRES / MORTGAGE ARCHITECTS 39 1 40
GROUPE MACKAY 37 1 38
LES IMMOBILIERS RAMIER INC. / RAMIER REALTY INC. 37 1 38
MCGILL IMMOBILIER INC. / MCGILL REAL ESTATE INC. 37 1 38
EXP AGENCE IMMOBILIÈRE 36 1 37
NORD EST / NORTH EAST 34 1 35
PMML 33 1 34
DEVENCORE LTÉE / DEVENCORE LTD. 32 1 33
LES IMMEUBLES M W INC. 31 1 32
CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD 30 1 31
L'AGENCE IMMOBILIÈRE INC. 29 1 30
NAI TERRAMONT COMMERCIAL 26 1 27
JONES LANG LASALLE SERVICES IMMOBILIERS, INC. / JONES LANG LASALLE REAL ESTATE SERVICES, INC. 26 1 27
NESTOR 25 1 26
KELLER WILLIAMS DISTINCTION 24 1 25
IMMOEXPERTS 21 1 22
COLDWELL BANKER COMMERCIAL ALLIANCE INC. 21 1 22
GROUPE IMMOBEX INC. 21 1 22
WINVESTOR IMMOBILIER INC. / WINVESTOR REAL ESTATE INC. 21 1 22
LES IMMEUBLES MONT-TREMBLANT / MONT-TREMBLANT REAL ESTATE 20 1 21
Other independent agencies 2068 663 2731
Total 5123 702 5825

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




Number of brokers acting on their own account

Brokers   457
Total 457



Breakdown of licence holders by gender

  Total Ratio  
Men 8707 57%
Women 6447 43%
Total 15154 100%