Thanks to the ECB French mortgages reach an historic low level today!

Last month French mortgage interest rates have reduced once more and have reached an historic low level. A few hours ago, as analysts were expecting, the European Central Bank (ECB) has made their monthly decision on interest rates

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Innovation: buy a French leaseback in 3 clicks with your Bitcoins

He is an anonymous genius, hiding under the nickname of Satoshi Nakamoto.

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Moving to France: money-savings tips

France is a popular touristic destination for many expatriates, our country has a lot  to offer: plenty of beautiful landscapes, mild climate, cottage homes in the country sides, and regional gastronomic heritage.

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Prepare your Finances Before Moving to France

More and more people living in the UK would like to move to France, which is one of the most popular destinations

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The hamlet of Courbefy finally sold !

The hamlet of Courbefy, in the Haute-Vienne department (region of Limousin), has been put for sale for €520,000 (only £416,000). 40km from Limoges, the village has been auctioned on Monday 21st at the High Court of Limoges

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September currency update

The conversation that seems to crop up with increasing regularity is the one about sterling/euro (and sterling/dollar for that  matter) going nowhere.  After its decline from €1.20 in the first quarter of the year sterling has

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La Fondation du Patrimoine

The « Fondation du Patrimoine » is an organization that was created in 1997 thanks to the joint efforts  of the French president and the minister for culture.  The organization has 4 main missions:

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Stagnation of Mortgages rates in July

Between 2010 and the first quarter of 2011, mortgage rates have risen from 3.27% to 3.90%. However the current tendency is for stagnation. Explanation. Although rates are continuing to rise, we can

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August Currency Update

It would be nice to say that sterling did well in the first half of July. It would be more accurate, however, to say the Euro did badly. In little more than a fortnight the pound climbed from a 16-month low

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July Currency Update

Euro zone politicians are doing their level best to put on a brave face about Greece’s predicament. Prime minister Papandreou deliberately subjected himself to a parliamentary vote of confidence,

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