What does droit de passage mean in a French property ad?

Droit de passage means right of way. When you see this in an advertisement or hear about it from an real estate agent or owner you need to ask for more explanations, for example, what they mean exactly by this ‘droit de passage’ and who has the right and for what reason.

It is also a good idea to speak with an English speaking French notary to help you get all the details you need to know about the ‘droit de passage’ since it will impact the value of your property.

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