Nathalie Kosciusko-Morizet and Benoist Apparu, Secretary of State in charge of Housing, presented 6 six steps to improve the energy efficiency rating. For the government, this is the way to silence criticism of the DPE.
MONEY ISSUES – If you are going to put an apartment or a house up for rent, it’s an aspect you’ll be thinking about. If you have free time, good legal knowledge and live near the property, why not manage it all yourself? About 50% of all landlords and 65% of The Particulier’s subscribers (a […]
Calculated from the level of inflation, rent index rates allow home owners to raise the rent during a lease period. This quarter marks its highest increase since the beginning of 2009.
Robert and Carole-Ann Pill, a retired couple in their sixties, have the travel bug, and they have it bad. Hailing from Victoria, Australia, they’ve so far globetrotted their way around the UK,
Make the most of the next few months and give your French garden some TLC. The month of October is already nearly at an end and the weather is still fairly mild and temperate. With the so called Indian summer we had a few weeks ago, there hasn’t been a major change in the weather,
On the 8th September 2011, the French parliament voted a new version for Capital Gains Tax on French properties (it isn’t definitive yet because it has to be approved by the second assembly: the sénat).
Wine cellars are more than just a basic cellar. In some French regions people spend hundreds of hours taking care of them as they can need constant attention, depending on the size of the cellar. In fact, the humidity and temperature can ruin your
There is a simple way to find the best moments to spend time in France: regularly check the Eurostar website as periods when tickets are expensive often mean there is a special event in France such as Christmas,
France’s second biggest city has more to boast about than its dynamism and popularity. With 480,000 inhabitants in the city and 1,430,000 more with the suburbs and satellite towns, Lyon is also a strategic place geographically speaking.
If you own a French property with a big garden and strong trees you may be interested in building or buying a shed or a tree house.