With its international dimension and its appetite for new technologies, Sextant stands out as a major player in the real estate ecosystem. In early March, the proxy network launches its new billing support application: Keros. Keros completes the release of MySextant, another management tool available to agents, developed entirely by Sextant. Keros is therefore added […]
If French real estate has been doing well in recent years, it is partly thanks to the contribution of the sale of luxury properties. 2017 was a good year, but 2018 was even better in terms of accounting. Although the average budget allocated by customers has declined, the market is still lucrative. 2019 is once […]
March heralds the official start of spring so it’s time to shake off those winter cobwebs and fill your calendar with fun things to do. Here’s our pick of 12 events in France that you won’t want to miss. Paris Book Fair The Paris Book Fair, held at […]
While France gets the vast majority of its annual visitors in the summer and early fall months, February can be an ideal time to visit the country. While there are fewer festivals and special events happening during these months, it is also the best time to get deep discounts at cheap hotels in France and […]
Rochefort-en-Terre is a village on a raised promontory in the quiet countryside of the Morbihan department (south-west Brittany) between Vannes (to the west) and Redon (to the east). It is officially classified as one of the ‘beautiful villages of France’. 35 kilometers east of Vannes, on a rocky hill surrounding the valley of Gueuzon, the […]
Recently, the rise of new technologies has led to a revolution in the way we work. Many sectors flourish and flow to the world of real estate. One of them is the blend of technology and innovation in the real estate sector: the Proptech. But what is Proptech? The contraction between “Property” and “Technology” takes […]
It is a document that indicates the amount of energy actually consumed or estimated by the building or a part of the building, as well as a classification by category, based on reference values, so that consumers can compare and evaluate its energy performance. It is accompanied by recommendations to improve this performance. It is […]
Whether you’re moving to France for work, to start a business or just to enjoy the French lifestyle, you’ve probably considered buying property to live in or as an investment. Whether your destination of choice is Paris, Marseilles, Lyon or any smaller city in between, you’ll find a plethora of options in property for sale, […]
A ski weekend in Megeve is certainly memorable; expect picturesque scenery, extensive skiing and some superb mountain restaurants. There are three main ski areas; Mont D’arbois, Rochebrune and Le Jaillet, which collectively offer 445 km of pistes and are served by 111 lifts.
As a general rule, formal authorisation is required for all new construction works, and works to existing buildings where the works either increase the external surface area, or create new surface levels. Consent is also required for certain alterations and change of use.