Definition of a mortgage statement

What is a mortgage statement?

A mortgage statement is a document that presents notations made about a building. The mortgage statement is archived in an office called the Land Registration service (formerly known as the Mortgage Registry). This is a veritable log for every real estate lot in France, large or small.

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What is the purpose of a mortgage statement?

With a mortgage statement, one can trace the life of a property, land, or any building whatsoever.

With the work of notaries, it references all the elements related to the legal status of a property, indicating in particular:

  • The owner(s)
  • Guarantees taken out (= the policy record)
  • The record of publications (example: statement describing division)
  • Easements
  • All formal procedures bearing on the property can help you obtain a mortgage statement is the number 1 site for accessing the Land Registration. For nearly 20 years, we have been working actively with banks and with the legal professions. We are the only private company authorised to exchange information with the state administration via computer means. So we can respond to your requests quickly.

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