Entry into force in August 2015 in Paris, the measure prohibited, in principle, to a lessor to offer a new tenant a rent higher than a limit value calculated by the Observatory of rents in the greater paris area.
The minister of housing, Emmanuelle Cosse, announced Friday December 16 at Lille, the implementation of rent control in this city from the 1st in February 2017, a first in the province.
The prefect ” will sign the order for rent regulation to Lille from the 1st February, 2017 “, said Mme Spade, at a joint press conference with the mayor of Lille, Martine Aubry.
Always abuse in Paris
The rent regulation has been put in place at Paris on the 1st August 2015 in application of the law for access to housing and urban renovated (ALUR) of 2014. In principle, the entry of a new tenant the landlord can propose a rent higher than a limit value calculated by the Observatory of rents in the greater paris area (OLAP).
in Paris, however, a study of consumer association, CLCV (Consumption, housing and living environment) has recently estimated that one year after the entry into force of the measure, many abuses were still observed, mainly when the landlord to dispense with the services of a real estate agent.
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