Top Three Castles Located In The Loire Valley In France

France had played a pivotal role in the emergence, development, and spread of the Renaissance era. The country has always been known for being the cradle of art and architecture. It had the best artists and architects in the ancient times, and the kings and noblemen did their best to provide support to these amazing […]

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Mulhouse is the home of traditional carnival in France

Alsace has always been a dear region to Sextant. Not only it boasts beautiful landscapes and scenery, it is also home to lively folklore, a rich cuisine and vivid wines – what we appreciate above all is its joie de vivre. 

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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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Tour de France

Most of France will be talking about football yesterday as their team managed a historic win against reigning champions Germany. For our part, we will be covering one of the greatest cycling races in the world, if not the greatest, Le Tour de France – with a coverage of some of our nicest properties along […]

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4.5 months: the time it takes to acquire a French property

Finding a property is much easier nowadays, it also requires less time according to a French bank as they published the results of their latest survey on the acquisition processes for a main residence.

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Top 10 of the most beautiful swimming pool for sale in France

Warm days ahead, sun is back! To fully enjoy your summer, what would be better that spend your spare time swimming, and more specifically in your swimming pool? If you are looking for buying a property in which you can realise your dreams, don not leave this page, this Top 10 is for you.

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New names for new regions: the debate moves forward

. Since the first of January 2016, the former 27 regions of France became 18 in order to make more savings at a region level, by hiring less elected representatives for example. Even if the question of the departments will remain the same as it is not going to change, the debate about the new […]

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The countryside comes to Paris!

When you think of the French countryside, certain images may spring to mind: vast sunflower fields, rolling hills, fresh water springs, and the sight of grazing cows in the Limousin.

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London real estate: most properties now cost over £500k

London is the most expansive capital in the European Union behind Paris Regarding prices, Paris and London are the two capitals the most expansive of the European Union. In 2013, the average price per square meter in Paris was more than 8,100 euros, while in London, it reached 10,000 euros, according to a study of […]

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French property sales close to early 2000s records

The National Association of Estate Agents (FNAIM) believes the record level of 800,000 sales has been exceeded in 2015.

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