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Private Company
Industry Real estate
Founded Charny, QC (1997)
Headquarters Charny, Quebec
Key people
Nicolas Bouchard, Founder, Marco Dodier, President and CEO
Number of employees
Parent Yellow Pages Group
Website DuProprio.com

DuProprio is a Canadian real estate service.


DuProprio and its Anglophone siblings, ComFree and ComFree Commonsense Network brokerage, make up Canada's largest commission-free real estate network.[2] Its website, duproprio.com, lists over 17,000 properties for sale and gets 5 million visitors every month.[citation needed]


Nicolas Bouchard founded the company in 1997, in Quebec.[3] The company, which was originally called directduproprio, became DuProprio.com in 2004, and finally became DuProprio in 2011.[citation needed]

In 2009, it acquired Private Real Estate, SKhomes4sale and ComFree;[4] other Canadian companies specialized in commission-free real estate sales. After the acquisition, DuProprio's brand image was revamped.[5]

By 2011, the company said that 100,000 properties had sold through the DuProprio network.[6]

In 2015, the company was purchased by Yellow Pages Group for $50 million.[7]

In 2016, the Quebec Superior Court certified a class action lawsuit by the Quebec Federation of Real Estate Boards against DuProprio alleging that its advertisements had unfairly denigrated real estate agents.[8]


  1. ^ ComFree. "The ComFree Team". Retrieved 2010-12-26. 
  2. ^ LesAffaries.com. "Immobilier : DuProprio.com dévoile son plan d'expansion". Retrieved 2013-04-08. 
  3. ^ DuProprio.com. "Simple Comme DuProprio.com" (PDF). Retrieved 2013-04-08. 
  4. ^ Radio-Canada.ca. "DuProprio.com élargit ses horizons". Retrieved 2013-04-08. 
  5. ^ LesAffaires.com. "Duproprio.com change de couleurs". Retrieved 2013-04-08. 
  6. ^ JournaldeQuebec.com. "DuProprio atteint 100 000 propriétés vendues". Retrieved 2013-04-08. 
  7. ^ "Yellow Pages to buy DuProprio real-estate network for $50M". CBC News. Retrieved 2016-04-20. 
  8. ^ "Court gives go-ahead to class action lawsuit against DuProprio". CTV News Montreal. Retrieved 2016-04-20.