Office Notarial de Maître Chauvet

The Office (30 minutes from Lake Geneva) would love to support you in your buying project in the French Alps!

From start to finish, the Office can help you discover the region, scour the property market and help you sign on the dotted line for the perfect property. Then, if you are struggling with any of those relocation headaches, help is available- local school inscriptions, insurance, bank accounts, renovation projects via a partnership with local artisans and architects etc. etc. In fact, with an office that has been operating since 1573 and taken over by Maître Bruno Chauvet in 2003, an unrivalled local knowledge means that a completely bespoke and tailored service is available for you, and all in fluent English. The Office can help you in every aspect of owning in this wonderful corner of the French Alps.

Notaires as property specialists

We are legal specialists with a public authority assignment who draw up authenticated contracts on behalf of our clients and ensure that transactions are secure. We perform a genuine local public legal service and make transfers of immovable property ownership certain by securing every stage of the transaction. We have a very detailed property database and therefore have thorough knowledge of the market and prices.

Notaires as a property negotiator

Our in-depth knowledge of the property market and how it works enables us to negotiate property and support both sellers and buyers in their search. We proposed a vast range of properties for sale, studio, apartment, plot of land, chalets, farms, luxury properties, new building, renovation project at various budget in the French Alps including the all Portes du Soleil area from Châtel, to Morzine to the Lake Geneva!

We can assist you in different projects, if you are looking for a holiday home, a property investment, a main residence with a relocation to France etc.

Introducing a small selection of some of our properties

New 1 Bed Apartment in Chatel 179,000€


3 Bed Apartment in La Chapelle dAbondance 299,500€
5 Bed Renovated farmhouse near St Jean d’Aulps/Morzine 775,000€

























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Your Notaire is the only contact person you need.

You can entrust your entire property project to us : from signing the preliminary contract to the final deed of sale, from administrative formalities (preliminary statements, expiry of pre-emption rights, etc.) to calculating the various taxes and declaring them to the appropriate authorities. Furthermore, we will draw up any statements relating to capital gains tax on property and pay the tax to the appropriate authorities by direct deduction at source from the selling price.

The Notaire is your guarantee of legal certainty

In France all property sales go through a notaire. As public officers we ensure the contract is performed correctly, in addition to confidentiality, guarantee the necessary legal certainty. We operate in every area of law including family, property inheritance , asset, company law, countryside law, local authorities, etc. All the deeds can be signed by Electronic signature to gain time.


Phone Emilie: +33 (0) 7 72 35 53 17






Company name: Office Notarial de Maître Chauvet


Chef-lieu – 74360 ABONDANCE
Bureau annexe : 884, Route de Vonnes – 74390 CHATEL

Tel: +33 (0) 7 72 35 53 17