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Attendees at the French property seminar in London benefited from an impressive selection of properties and from speaking directly with experts.
A planned shake-up of tax laws could leave ex-pats and others with UK property thousands of pounds worse off. Simon Lofthouse of Stone King explains why. As a lawyer advising clients with overseas assets I am increasingly aware that the…
Ski property owners in France excited over second large snowfall in as many weeks raising hopes of a bumper season in the Alps.
How about some inspiration for your French property search? There’s something for every lifestyle and budget …
Staying in a real home on your holiday through a home exchange is so much nicer and more authentic than staying in a hotel. Your French property is the doorway to a myriad new experiences.
Notes from a property finder in Southern Burgundy. The property market on a whole for the Saône and Loire region has seen prices finally bottoming out and is starting to see an upturn.
The dream of a place in the sun may become just a little bit more expensive with a proposed increase on taxe d’habitation on holiday homes in France.
The euro got off to a good start in October. For the first half of the month it moved higher against the dollar, strengthening by two and a half cents. Things did not end well for the euro though. From…
The euro got off to a good start in October. It was at just about its lowest level against sterling in six years and could have gone one of two ways. If investors’ appetite for the pound had been great…
Our experts answer questions from our readers. In this case, the query is about the validity of a foreign power of attorney in France.
A brief glimpse at the mood of the property market in France based on published figures by the main estate agent networks and notaires.
The exemption from paying CFE (Cotisation Financière des Entreprises) for auto-entrepreneurs a relief to the small business owners under the auto-entrepreneur self-employment status is becoming extinct.
French property law is very different from English law. To help you along, here is a checklist of basic legal points to consider when you buy property in France.
French inheritance law is substantially different from the position in the UK. After much debate on the new EU succession regulations effective August 2015 it is still a fact that owning assets in another jurisdiction increases legal and tax complexity.
Have you heard of the film My Old Lady, starring Kevin Kline? Longevity is generally a cause for celebration but not perhaps for the person who purchased an apartment en viager.
The moment of truth when you are looking to buy a home is the actual visit to the sites selected on your shortlist. Make sure to ask the right questions.
Highlights of recent property news headlines in the French Media. We comb through the news so you don’t have to.
Before starting the search make sure you agree on your priorities and expectations regarding your life or holidays in France and follow this useful advice.
For many of us, owning a holiday home is a dream and if that dream becomes a reality it is imperative you ensure you have adequate insurance to protect your home and investment. You will also have to comply with…
A hand-picked selection of properties for sale in France chosen from the database to give you an idea of the wide range of options available in different styles, budgets and areas …