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Property in France, trends rising unexpectedly

Based on recent statistics from real estate agents in France, property has been a huge market during the first quarter of 2017. Unexpectedly so because this time of the year is usually quiet. Any professional would concur with this so what happened? Well, as we see it, it is a combination of factors that contributed […]

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Top 6 regions for a villa in Southern France

The South of France has inspired numerous artists, one of the most famous ones probably is Van Gogh. The Dutch painter produced numerous masterpieces there and managed to capture its essence! But there is more to the South than Provence. The whole southern part of France is very picturesque with variety of scenery, culture and […]

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French property market: the 2016 dynamics are still here

If you are considering acquiring a new home in France, 2016 was a very good year in terms of mortgage rates and prices. Now that we are well into 2017, obviously, the question that everybody is asking is whether those dynamics will linger in the new year.

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4 presents that will really blow away your Valentine!

They say French is the language of Romance. Well, love is a universal feeling, maybe it is only due to the fact that there are so many expressions of love in France. The country is a top destination for tourism so possibly visitors who witnessed these just report back at home?

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Top 5 questions when considering home staging

Even if you hardly watch Channel 5, you will have heard of Ann Maurice. The American TV presenter brought home staging to the UK with the House Doctor programme. It was so popular that House Doctor has become a trademark and a profession now.

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Costs of property across 8 regions of France

So you’re thinking of owning a property in France? Whether this is for your own leisure or for investment, timing is on your side. It has never been so affordable to buy, interest rates fluctuate around 2.1% for a 19 year mortgage according to a recent European study.

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French innovation in transportation paves the way for closer holidays

Even if you are remotely interested with gadgets and the way that technology can enhance our daily lives, you will have heard of the CES at Las Vegas. It is a great combination: exuberant city, exuberant tech! Tech for a better world though. France is a guest of honor in 2017 with 178 start-ups presenting […]

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2016 Property review in France

Before we get started with the state of property in France in 2016, we would like to wish our readers, our customers and all lovers of France a very happy new year. 2016 was a year of many records on the property front and we will cover these in details below.

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10 things you need to know about owning a home in France

Thinking of owning a property in France? You are not the only one, numerous Brits consider doing so for various reasons. It could be for your own family holidays, it could be a place to retire too.

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The impact of driverless cars for holiday homes in France

The first part of the title sounds futuristic doesn’t it? The second part not so much so, at least if you have to travel within France with an autonomous car. Back in 1907, when Henry Ford launched the chain production of his mythical T Model, he expected success. He got a landslide. The car was […]

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