Dreaming of purchasing a property in France but unsure what you need to know?

Our free live webinars give you direct access to our team of experts to answer all your questions about French Property, Currency, Legal, Financial Planning, Moving to France, and more.

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How Much Does it Really Cost to Buy a Property in France?

Thursday 27th June
17:00 London / 18:00 France / 12:00 New York

FrenchEntrée host Zoë Smith will be joined by a panel of experts to break down the real costs of buying a property in France. We’ll be taking a look at the French property market and investment opportunities in 2024, the legal process of buying in France and the associated costs, your potential tax liabilities as a French property owner, and how to maximise your budget by understanding the currency exchange market.

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Visas & Residency in France: Making the Move in 2024

FrenchEntrée host Zoë Smith IS joined by expert advisors from Lexidy, English-speaking French immigration lawyers, and FAB French Insurance for a deep-dive into French visas and residency. We look at the road to permanent residency in France, from that initial visa application to securing your Carte de Sejour and beyond, focusing on the latest information and advice for those looking to move to France in 2024.

Americans in France: Buying Property & Moving to France

In the second of FrenchEntrée’s Americans in France webinar series, host Zoë Smith will be joined by a panel of expert advisors to answer all your questions on buying and owning a property in France and moving to France. Learn about the French real estate market for American buyers, managing your tax and finances between France and the US, and how to maximise your budget by using a currency exchange specialist.

French Visas & Residency: How to Move to France

Back by popular demand, FrenchEntrée host Zoë Smith will be joined by expert advisors from French Connections HCB and FAB French Insurance to answer all your questions on visas and residency in France. Find out about applying for a long-stay visa, the eligibility criteria for French residency, and the health insurance policies required for visa applications.

Moving to France with a Family: International Schools, Healthcare and Property purchase.

 

In the fourth edition of FrenchEntrée’s Moving to France webinar series, host Zoë Smith is joined by a panel of expert advisors to talk you through the essential steps of moving to France with a family.

Find out about your options for international schools in France with ICS Paris, how to protect your family with healthcare with Axa International, and finding your perfect property with Beaux Villages.

Your Moving to France To-Do List: Visas, Healthcare, Paperwork

In this special edition webinar, FrenchEntrée host Zoë Smith is joined by an expert advisor from Please Help to talk you through all the administrative, tax, and legal requirements of moving to France. Find out about visa applications, changing your driving licence, entering the French healthcare system, and many other essential steps to help you settle into your life in France.

Packed with expert tips and advice, this webinar will take you through all the things you need to think about when arriving in France and how Please Help can assist you along the way.

Retiring to France: Pensions, Healthcare & Estate Planning

In the second of FrenchEntrée’s Moving to France webinar series, host Zoë Smith will be joined by a panel of expert advisors to answer all your questions on retiring to France. Learn about the different options for pensions, QROPS, and tax considerations; how to get into the French healthcare system; and what you need to know about French inheritance law, estate planning, and wealth management.

Moving to France: Long-Stay Visa Applications & Health Insurance

In the first of FrenchEntrée’s new Moving to France webinar series, host Zoë Smith be joined by expert advisors from French Connections HCB and FAB French Insurance to talk you through the process of applying for your long-stay visa – the first step to becoming resident in France. Our expert panel will be answering all your most frequently asked questions regarding long-stay visas, the visa application process, and the health insurance requirements, with plenty of top tips and essential advice.  

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French Tax & Tax Returns: Your Questions Answered

In this special edition FrenchEntrée webinar, host Zoë Smith will put all your most frequently asked questions regarding French taxes, tax returns, and wealth tax to our expert advisor, Eliane Rakotonoel from Elitax.


Buying Property in France for Americans

Join our event hosted by Zoe Smith, Digital Editor of FrenchEntree.com, and a panel of experts to learn about the French property market, tax laws, and foreign currency exchange for American buyers in France. Get advice from Agence Newton (International French Estate agent), Citrine International (Tax specialists), and Moneycorp (Currency exchange experts) to help you make informed decisions before purchasing property in France.

Join our event hosted by Zoe Smith, Digital Editor of FrenchEntree.com, and a panel of experts to learn about the French property market, tax laws, and foreign currency exchange for American buyers in France. Get advice from Agence Newton (International French Estate agent), Citrine International (Tax specialists), and Moneycorp (Currency exchange experts) to help you make informed decisions before purchasing property in France.


Moving to France: Visas and Residency

In this special FrenchEntrée webinar, host Zoë Smith asks your top visa and residency questions to our expert advisor, bilingual relocation specialist Diana from French Connections HCB. Get valuable information for working, studying, retiring, or spending time at your second home in France.


Buying a House in France: Mortgages, Finances & FAQs

Join our panel of industry experts, including Joanna Leggett from Leggett Estate Agents, Fiona Watts from International Private Finance, Matthew Cameron from Ashtons Legal, and Mar Bonnin-Palmer from Moneycorp. Hosted by Zoë Smith, Digital Editor of FrenchEntrée.com, they will share their knowledge and answer your questions on the French property market, mortgages, French law, and currency exchange options.


Buying in France 2022: Hear from the experts!

Our panel of industry experts share their ‘top tips’ and answer your questions on buying French property and La Vie en France!

The Host: Zoë Smith, Digital Editor of FrenchEntrée.com. As our FrenchEntrée expert, Zoë will answer some of your most frequently asked questions.

Your Panel:

French Property – Fiona Lafon Watton, FrenchEntrée
Finding and buying your perfect property in France.

Currency Exchange – Mar Bonin-Palmer, Moneycorp
How to make your money work for you (and potentially save thousands!) by understanding your currency exchange and transfer options.

Legal Advice- Dan Harris, Stone King
Supporting you through the legal process of a property purchase, including financial and inheritance planning considerations.


Pre-Flight Checks: Looking to Buy in 2021?

The first in our webinar series focuses on your pre-purchase questions. Find out what the French property market looks like post-pandemic and hear the latest on residency, healthcare, and moving to France. Whether you’re confused about your rights after Brexit or need advice on your 2021 property search – this is your chance to put your questions to the experts. 

Our panel includes experts from:

  • Blevins Franks, specialists in French tax, financial planning, and wealth management.
  • Beaux Villages, French real estate agents with on-the-ground experience of buying and selling in the current market.
  • Agence AXA International, international health insurance specialists who have all the answers for those looking to move or retire to France now or in the future. 

Take-off: Ready to Buy in France in 2021?

The second in our webinar series focuses on your property buying journey. With the latest information and insider tips from the FrenchEntrée team and our partners, we’ll help you plan your property purchase, safeguard against economic changes and currency fluctuations, and protect your financial future when buying in France. We put your questions to our French mortgage, currency exchange, wealth management, and legal advisors from Moneycorp, Stone King, and Blacktower. 


Landing: Moving to France in 2021?

The final part of this webinar series focuses on those looking to move to France or enjoy their holiday home in France in 2021 and beyond. FrenchEntrée isn’t just part of your property buying journey – we’re here to help with all your questions as a new homeowner or expat too. Get advice from our panel which includes architectural and planning experts French Plans, property managers Le Bons Voisins talking about owning a second home in France, Removals to France specialists Cranbury’s Removals, and more.

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Cordon, French Alps, Savoie, France

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SAINT CENERI LE GEREI, FRANCE- AUGUST 1th, 2021: beautiful house in a village in the Alpes Mancelles in summer

Grand manor © FRENCHENTRÉE MAGAZINE

POOLSIDE PAD €256,500 / £221,100 Set in a 1.25-acre garden, this three-bedroom house located near Montaigu-de-Quercy dates from 1850 and combines authentic charm with modern comfort. It has a pool and outdoor dining area, and its outbuildings comprise a spacious garage and potential for a barn-conversion gîte. Pay it a visit and fall in love!

Character property in Tarn-et-Garonne © Shutterstock

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The splendid Château de Courtomer was built just before the French Revolution © ELISABETH AND BILL BONNER