Sextant, collecting an Award for Real Estate Agency France at the European Property Awards

For the third consecutive year, Sextant is collecting an Award for Real Estate Agency France at the 2018 European Property Awards.

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Celebrating Sextant’s Birthday

Today is October the 5th and it is Sextant’s birthday ! The story began in 2005 in London, when two Frenchmen, Matthieu Cany and Brice Bonato, wanted to promote French real estate to Anglo-Saxon clients. They then created Sextant Properties in 2005.

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How To Make Your Perfect Pumpkin This Halloween

The month of October is upon us, which for many means last minute shopping for costumes, sweets for trick or treaters and of course pumpkins to carve.

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Why Carved Pumpkins Are A Symbol Of Halloween

The tradition of carving faces into vegetables dates to the Celts. As part of their autumnal celebration, they wanted to light the way to their homes for the good spirits, so they carved faces into vegetables such as turnips and squash. A light was placed within the hollowed out vegetable.

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Spending A Weekend In Nantes

Nantes is a wonderland for weekenders. The city, on the river Loire, has seen a cultural reinvention in the past 10 years and there’s easily enough to do to fill a week – or a few days en route south, as many people tend to do. Here’s how.

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How To Choose Flooring For Your Home

Add style and value to your home with new flooring. With all the flooring options today, you have a lot to choose from. Asking yourself the right questions up front makes it easier to select the right one for your home. Explore basement flooring ideas as well as options for your kitchen, bathroom or living […]

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What To Do In France In October

Looking for something to do in France this month? The start of autumn brings lovely hues of red, orange and yellow to France along with a crisp chill to the air. Here are some of the top events you might want to attend on your October trip to France.

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Tips To Sell A Property in France

Selling a property requires more than simply appointing an estate agent or putting an announcement on a property listings website. If you are to sell at the best possible price, and to do so within a reasonable timescale, then you need to consider how you can best offer your property to the market.

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What is a Sextant?

Everyone knows Sextant Properties but do you know what a sextant is?

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Things To Do On A Weekend In Lille

Lille is very colourful, welcoming and dynamic. It’s a far cry from the grey and rainy clichés of the Nord Pas de Calais region. The city is nestled close to the Belgium border and is the main city in France’s Nord-Pas-de-Calais region, which like Lille does not really have a reputation for pulling in the […]

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