The real estate market has seen a massive boom recently. Like more other nations, French real estate agents are also making big bucks. Each day, new properties are getting listed. The presence of premium homes or plots in and around France has attracted the eyes of property seekers from foreign lands as well.
It is not every day that you invest money in purchasing a home. Thus, care is required not only while sealing the deal but the owner of the property needs to do the needful during moving from one place to another.
Chancellor Merkel secured a fourth term at the weekend; this was as experts had predicted, but they weren’t all ready for the narrow margin of her victory, or the election of nationalist candidates from the Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) party into the Bundestag. The result is in contrast to the elections in Holland and France […]
Currency markets are volatile by nature and it’s hard to keep track of all the ups and downs on a daily basis. If you’re considering buying a property overseas, it may seem like an added hurdle to negotiate but working with a currency specialist can help you manage any international payments you need to make. […]
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.
The case: A couple wants to buy a holiday home in France via a specially set-up SCI company (Ltd equivalent in the UK).
Isère, Paris, Morbihan, Mayenne and Yvelines.Remember this list of 5 departments as these are the only one which won’t witness an increase of the fees collected by the notary when you purchase a property.
Many people perceive France as a very safe country, where there are few crimes. That is one of the main reasons why foreigners choose to move to France
Designed to reduce the risk of drowning in swimming pools, the legislation referring to device pool safety is Article L128-2 in force amended by Law No. 2004-1 on 2 January 2004 art. 19 (Official Journal of 3 January 2004).
Parents can give a helping hand to their children through a donation or by starting a Civil Property Company. How to help your children acquire a property? With the rise of housing prices in France, more and more parents are asking this question. For young people, without any family to help, buying a property is […]