Many protection mechanisms exist in real estate and mortgage brokerage, available through the Info OACIQ Information Centre, the OACIQ Assistance Service, the Inspection Committee, the Syndic, the Syndic Decision Review Committee, and the Discipline Committee.
Other means of protection include professional liability insurance and the Quebec Real Estate Brokerage Indemnity Fund.
Read this section to find out more about the various mechanisms put in place to provide you with the best protection.
The deposit according to clause 4.2 of the promise to purchase
Some real estate brokerage firms offer services in more than one field of practice, for instance residential and commercial and therefore do not specialize only in commercial transactions.