Tips for a Long-Term Investment in Holiday Home In France

The beauty of France and the availability of numerous real estate options have made this country a top pick for people who want to own a holiday home here. Whether you want the house for your family, or for commercial gain, a perfect investment has the potential to bring a smile on the face of […]

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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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10 tips you need to read before investing in property

Have you seen how low the interest rates are? On top of it the property market is well saturated, prices are going down, there are some huge bargains right now in France.

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Odalys seals historic partnership with Chinese Group Hywin

Odalys, the number 2 company in the tourism property sector across France and Europe, is about to open 35% of its capital to the Chinese Group Hywin. The main objective of this partnership is to develop the tourism industry in China.

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Legal considerations when buying a French leaseback

A “leaseback” property transaction is the purchase of a freehold furnished property in a Service Residential Property. It is a tax discounted investment. In return for the discount the property must be leased back to a management company for a minimum of nine years.

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Overview of capital gains tax for non-residents in France

Since reforms taken by the French government in 2012 in regards to capital gains tax, France has been seen by international property investors as being not tax friendly in comparison with the UK.

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Paris: a unique investment opportunity for an iconic monument

There have been few figures who have aroused such intense and lasting reactions as those of the Iron Lady; everyone has an opinion of her. Depending on one’s view of her, words used to describe may vary wildly and can be completely contradictory: cold, hard, beautiful, hideous, record-breaking, unsightly, long serving and suffering, a dominating […]

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How to buy a French vineyard

Numerous wine lovers purchase vineyards in France, including wine professionals who want to expand, middle age people who want to start a new business, and those looking for either an investment project or a new lifestyle. Now the question is: where to invest? The answer depends on your project and budget.  France has plenty to […]

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French Property market report: some optimistic news for real estate in 2015.

Good news for real estate agents! According to the Xerfi office, perspectives on medium terms are quite encouraging thanks to the French government’s measures. A recent study made by the Crédit Foncier shows that real estate professionals seem to worry about the evolution of purchasing power.

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Discovering Châtel: a ski resort for everyone

Châtel is a family ski domain also called Les Portes du Soleil,

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