# How does rent indexation work?

### How does rent indexation work?

What is theindexation of rents ? It is the possibility, thanks to a clause provided for in the rental contract, to revalue each year the rent of a tenant in place by the play of a legal index which makes it possible to calculate the new amount.

### How to calculate the indexation of a rent?

L’indexing from rentit is the adaptation of rent to the evolution of the cost of life….It is enough of to know :

1. the rent initially agreed of location;
2. year and month of the signing of the lease;
3. year and month of the entry into force of the lease.

### How to apply indexing?

To calculate theindexing diesel, you have to look How? ‘Or’ What the price of fuel changes.

1. As part of theindexing fuel, the baseline will be either: …
2. (NEW COST OF DIESEL / REFERENCE DIESEL BASE) -1 = Evolution of diesel *100.
3. 1.10/1 – 1 = 0. = 10%

### When does the indexation of the rent take place?

Each year, the owner can index the rent in May. The owner forgets to index the rent May 1, 2020. In November 2020, the owner asks the lessee for therent indexation. The owner is entitled to claim the rent indexed for the month of November 2020.

### How to calculate ICC index?

For a revision in 2021, we therefore retain theindex of the 1st trimester and we apply the formula next: 2000 x CCI of the 1st quarter of 2021 / CCI of the 1st quarter of 2020. We therefore obtain a new rent equal to 20 / 17.76 euros per month.

### How to calculate rent indexation?

The parties must also specify the methods for calculating the indexation according to the chosen index. As such, it is recommended to choose an index recognized by INSEE A periodicity according to which the indexation of the rent will be possible: it is customary for the parties to the contract to provide for an annual review.

### How does an indexation clause apply?

In principle, if the indexation clause meets the conditions of validity required by law, it applies automatically, without the completion of any formality. However, to do this, the parties must have expressly provided in the commercial lease agreement:

### What index for rent indexation?

Consequently, the indexation clause of rental contracts signed between January 15 and is supplemented by indicating the index for the fourth quarter of 2018 as the index to be used for rent indexation.

### What is the validity of an indexation clause?

Conditions of validity of an indexation clause. Indeed, the application of the principle of the indexation clause, or sliding scale clause, is void in labor law. A salary can therefore never be indexed in relation to the amount of the minimum wage, for example. This principle was enshrined in article L112-2 of the Monetary and Financial Code.