What is the gross sales area?

General

The gross sales area includes in its calculation, almost all surfaces of a dwelling.

In other words, it includes :

 

  • the net living area of the property;
  • the interior building area, i.e. the thickness of the interior walls of the property;
  • the external and common walls of the dwelling (to 50% in the case of common walls);
  • the external surface which includes loggias, balconies and terraces weighted at 50% for balconies and loggias and 33% for terraces.

 

This surface is used as a reference sales area in the canton of Valais.

By Charline Demange, July 21, 2022

Additional definitions

  • General
    Net living area

    The net living area is the sum of the areas of the various rooms in the property that are liveable.

    Read more
Can't find the answer you're looking for?

Do not hesitate to contact us!

Noa Bechtiger

Noa speaks Deutsch and English, chat with her:

Do you have a broader question about real-estate?

We have asked our brokers to share their expertise with you; visit our blog where you will find everything you are looking for!

Check out our latest blog posts
How much is your property worth?

Appraise your property online in 2 minutes.
Free of charge, no strings attached.

Appraise my property for free
What is your purchasing capacity?

Wondering how much you can afford to spend on your dream property? Give a try to our easy calculator.

Calculate my purchasing capacity

Meet our local experts

Neho Local agent doing a real estate valuation

Benefit from a 15-minute consultation with one of our experts.

Free. No strings attached.
Book directly online.
Photo of the real estate agent: Jacqueline Marti
Photo of the real estate agent: Barbara Bordogna

Experienced agents,
experts in your region.

Free. No strings attached.
Book directly online.
Photo of the real estate agent: Angelo Mellone
Photo of the real estate agent: Nicolas Pivin

85 employees dedicated to getting you the best price.

Free. No strings attached.
Book directly online.
Photo of the real estate agent: Gianluca Sergi
Photo of the real estate agent: Julio Kimmelmann
Photo of the real estate agent: Lukas Speck
Photo of the real estate agent: Robert Mayr
Photo of the real estate agent: David Damiano
Photo of the real estate agent: Frédéric Frachon

Benefit from a 15-minute consultation with one of our experts.

Free. No strings attached.
Book directly online.