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Recent case law developments in commercial leases

December 2007 - Real Estate & Property. Legal Developments by Bersay & Associés .

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Upon the renewal of a commercial lease, the rent can be increased from the initial rent.

When the term of the lease is less than 9 years, pursuant to Article L. 145-34 of the Commercial Code, the rent under the renewed lease should be capped absent any significant change in any of the factors in assessing rental value (inter alia features
of the premises, local marketability factors or prices habitually practiced in the neighbourhood).

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