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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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How to make sure your holiday home is all set for winter

The winter days are looming yet what is on your mind is Christmas: celebrations and presents! It means you have less budget for holidaying too.

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3 important tips before you buy or sell a home in France

Whether you are considering buying or selling a property of France, the likelihood of it being your first time is pretty high. In each case, there are 3 steps that are critical if you want to ensure that your transaction is a successful one.

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The risks associated with non exclusive sales mandates

Non exclusive sales mandates may seem appealing at first sight. Indeed, whoever is trying to sell their home will feel free to engage with as many agencies as possible.

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Sextant France, winner at the European Property Awards

Following the announcement last September, Sextant France were prompt to share the news even further on our website. We had won an award for Real Estate Agency France, Highly Commended! Quite an achievement as the jury consists of 70 professionals, including 2 Lords, the Earl of Liverpool and members of staff at The Telegraph.

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Halloween – The real story

Besides Thanksgiving, Halloween is one of these celebrations that is pictured around the world as truly American. They certainly celebrate it in style across the Atlantic.

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Top 8 regions to buy a property in France

If you are considering buying a property in France, it is very likely that you have crossed the Channel to spend some holidays there already. More than once even more likely. One of the reasons that the country remains one of the top touristic destinations in the world, if not the top.

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