Tips and advice on buying, selling, letting or renovating a property in France

6 essential articles for property buyers

Latest articles about Property in France

French property market

French property market report

A glimpse at the mood of the property market in France based on published figures by the main estate agent networks and Notaires de France.


Euro/Sterling Update: January 2016

Schadenfreude, is pleasure derived from the misfortunes of others. Taken from German it literally means “harm-joy”. It is the feeling of joy or pleasure when one sees another fail or suffer misfortune. If ever there was a time for those selling

Euro / Dollar update

US Dollar/Euro Update: January 2016

Under normal circumstances being the most popular is considered a benefit to one’s situation. Just ask Katy Perry, who with over 80,700,000 followers is the most in vogue Twitter user. Or David Cameron, who defied pre-election opinion polls to win

Britanny property chaumiere

A property guide to Brittany

Thinking of buying a property in Brittany? This article is an introductory guide to the region covering climate, landscape, attractions, access, property styles and prices.

Blue and green: a visual summary of the Landes

A guide to Aquitaine

Aquitaine is a many-faceted gem and maybe the most diverse French region thanks to its size and geography – it’s spread over five “départements’ and 41 308 km2, with a population of 2,3 million. Pyrénées-Atlantiques on the Southern coastline marks

Provence village and lavender fields

Property hotspot: Focus on Provence

Thinking of buying a property in Provence? This guide provides you with useful information on the region covering climate, landscape, access, property styles and price guidelines.

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Languedoc Roussillon property guide

Start your property search here: An overview of the most important aspects of purchasing a property in the Languedoc Roussillon region of southwest France.

Traditional Dordogne home in Sarlat

Dordogne property guide

The Dordogne has been popular with house-buyers from outside the Hexagon. But there are many things to consider before you buy, so here’s a guide to the different attractions of the Dordogne and points to ponder before you sign on the dotted line.