Find your regional guide

Maison de campagne et son allée

The best places to buy property in France right now

We are always looking to spotlight the best places to buy property in France, so we asked Gaëlle Perreaux-Booth, manager of FrenchEntrée Property, for her main recommendations and here’s what we found: France has many well-known areas where foreigners flock

Sophia Mose property October 2013

Buying a Home in Provence

Once you’ve found your dream house in France the next step is negotiating the price. Top tips from our Property Finder in Provence…

Egalyieres

Discover the dream-like Alpilles villages

The Alpilles never cease to enthrall, no matter how many times you navigate the meandering little roads that connect the dreamlike unspoilt villages scattered throughout this protected nature reserve.

Sanary view

Real-life Story: Buying in Sanary-sur-Mer

Sue Aitken owns a flat in Sanary-sur-Mer, a town in Provence that she discovered as a student. Here Sue tells FrenchEntrée how the town has managed to retain its charm over the years and why she decided to buy the first property she saw.

Provence garden

In praise of the sunny south

Those of us who have been lucky enough to spend a summer in Provence know that it is an exceptional experience – the combination of scent, sound and heat make it unlike anywhere else.

Provence Bastide

Provence – Thinking of Buying?

Buying a house in France is a big step to take. Beryl Brennan discusses the different types of properties and important points to consider before you sign on the dotted line.

New Build 1

New Build Homes in Provence

Attracted by the character, charm and in most cases the price of old stone houses and barns in Provence, the Brits and Americans have been busy buying them up for the purpose of complete renovation, or at best modernization. This is in complete bewilderment to their French neighbors …