In 2018, the rates for old housing in France increased by 3%.

New year of rising prices in real estate. According to the Notaires-INSEE housing price indices, the prices of old housing will have increased by around 3% in 2018. With a slightly larger increase for apartments (+ 3.4%) than for houses (+ 2.6% ).

However, the experts refuse to talk about overheating. “On average, in France, rates have still not returned to their level of the fourth quarter of 2011,” says Thierry Thomas, president of the notarial institute of real estate law. More exactly, in the province, the rates for old apartments remain 1.9% lower than at that time.

On the other hand, if the transactions are at a very high level (956,000 sales recorded from October 2017 to September 2018), they have made very little progress compared to the previous year when they amounted to 948,000 units. “And in the last three months, …

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