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   12195
Chartered real estate broker   2653
Mortgage broker   1055
Real estate agency   975
Mortgage agency   47
Total   16925

* Excluding holders whose licences are suspended.

Breakdown of licence holders by administrative region

  Brokers Agencies Total
01 - Bas Saint-Laurent 174 9 183
02 - Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean 160 10 170
03 - Capitale-Nationale 1097 80 1177
04 - Mauricie 192 10 202
05 - Estrie 284 32 316
06 - Montréal 6422 440 6862
07 - Outaouais 538 28 566
08 - Abitibi-Témiscamingue 76 8 84
09 - Côte-Nord 19 3 22
10 - Nord-du-Québec 0 0 0
11 - Gaspésie-îles-de-la-Madeleine 4 1 5
12 - Chaudière-Appalaches 150 20 170
13 - Laval 2311 86 2397
14 - Lanaudière 548 37 585
15 - Laurentides 1292 76 1368
16 - Montérégie 2520 171 2691
17 - Centre-du-Québec 116 11 127
Total 15903 1022 16925



Breakdown of agencies acting under franchise*

  Brokers Agencies Total
CENTRES HYPOTHÉCAIRES DOMINION 131 20 151
CENTURY 21 317 23 340
COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL (QUEBEC) INC. 29 1 30
GROUPE SUTTON 1396 24 1420
HYPOTHECA COURTIER HYPOTHÉCAIRE 158 9 167
MULTI-PRETS HYPOTHEQUES 480 4 484
RE/MAX 4098 141 4239
ROYAL LEPAGE 2034 59 2093
TIMS TRANSACTION IMMOBILIÈRE MULTI-SERVICES 3 1 4
VENDIRECT 431 1 432
VIA CAPITALE 974 30 1004
Total 10051 313 10364

* 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 648 1 649
L'EXPERT IMMOBILIER P.M. INC. 382 1 383
PLANIPRÊT 214 1 215
LES IMMEUBLES CHARISMA INC. 212 1 213
M IMMOBILIER / M REAL ESTATE 126 1 127
SOTHEBY'S INTERNATIONAL REALTY QUÉBEC ® 111 1 112
PRO IMMOBILIER & HYPOTHÈQUE INC. 106 1 107
GROUPE IMMOBILIER LONDONO INC. / LONDONO REALTY GROUP INC. 91 1 92
ENGEL & VOLKERS MONTRÉAL 86 1 87
KELLER WILLIAMS URBAIN 79 1 80
INTELLIGENCE HYPOTHÉCAIRE 75 1 76
PROFUSION IMMOBILIER INC. / PROFUSION REALTY INC. 75 1 76
KELLER WILLIAMS PRESTIGE 74 1 75
BLVD IMMOBILIER 71 1 72
LES ARCHITECTES HYPOTHÉCAIRES / MORTGAGE ARCHITECTS 67 1 68
KELLER WILLIAMS CONNEXION 65 1 66
KW MOMENTUM 58 1 59
RÉSEAU IMMOBILIER ADRESZ / ADRESZ REAL ESTATE NETWORK 45 1 46
CBRE LIMITÉE / CBRE LIMITED 41 1 42
LES IMMOBILIERS RAMIER INC. / RAMIER REALTY INC. 39 1 40
LE GROUPE IMMOBILIER VANTAGE / VANTAGE REALTY GROUP 37 1 38
NORD EST / NORTH EAST 36 1 37
GROUPE MACKAY 36 1 37
MCGILL IMMOBILIER INC. / MCGILL REAL ESTATE INC. 35 1 36
DEVENCORE LTÉE / DEVENCORE LTD. 34 1 35
CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD 32 1 33
L'AGENCE IMMOBILIÈRE INC. 30 1 31
EXP AGENCE IMMOBILIÈRE 28 1 29
PMML 28 1 29
LES IMMEUBLES M W INC. 27 1 28
NAI TERRAMONT COMMERCIAL 26 1 27
JONES LANG LASALLE SERVICES IMMOBILIERS, INC. / JONES LANG LASALLE REAL ESTATE SERVICES, INC. 25 1 26
NESTOR 23 1 24
WINVESTOR IMMOBILIER INC. / WINVESTOR REAL ESTATE INC. 22 1 23
LES IMMEUBLES MONT-TREMBLANT / MONT-TREMBLANT REAL ESTATE 21 1 22
KELLER WILLIAMS DISTINCTION 21 1 22
COLDWELL BANKER COMMERCIAL ALLIANCE INC. 21 1 22
CENTRES HYPOTHÉCAIRES DOMINION IMERIS / DOMINION LENDING CENTRES IMERIS 21 1 22
SIX 20 1 21
Other independent agencies 2213 665 2878
Total 5401 704 6105

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




Number of brokers acting on their own account

Brokers   465
Total 465



Breakdown of licence holders by gender

  Total Ratio  
Men 9083 57%
Women 6819 43%
Total 15902 100%