What does État des lieux mean in French real estate?

État des lieux is an inventory of fixtures in place and the condition of the fixtures and French property that is made by the owner or agent for the owner at the beginning of a lease of a French property. This inventory is repeated for the French property at the end of the lease.

Read more details in French about this process on the French government website or if you do not read French ask us to put you in contact with an English speaking French real estate agent to assist you. Contact us here.