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Buying Property

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Still searching for your dream French property? One of these could be the one...

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French property for sale
Tuesday, February 21, 2017

From how to deal with an estate agent to the importance of making friends with your neighbours... experts and expats share the things they wish they’d known before they bought a property in France

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Tax

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Taxe d’habitation is a residence tax homeowners have to pay in France. Find out what it is, how it is calculated and who has to pay it

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Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Taxe foncière is one of the property taxes homeowners have to pay in France. Find out what it is, how it is calculated and who is exempt from paying it

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Law

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Selling your house in France? Keep an eye on your liabilities or you could end up in a difficult situation

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Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Bright Avocats explain the importance of understanding your bank loan and why you need expert legal advice

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Currency

Friday, February 3, 2017

January was a rollercoaster for exchange rates with the GBP/EUR rate improving by almost 4% in 2 weeks, thanks to the ‘Trump factor’ and Theresea May receiving parliamentary backing to enact Article 50

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Currency exchange update
Tuesday, January 10, 2017

December was a fairly stable month for the GBP/EUR exchange rate but how will the upcoming Brexit negotiations and elections in various European countries affect exchange rates?

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Currency exchange update

Mortgages

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Don’t lose out on your dream French home because your French mortgage application takes too long, instead find out how to get ahead by preparing your finances and paperwork

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Tuesday, November 15, 2016

There are a number of different ways to buy a ski property in France including a mortgage, buying leaseback or off-plan. We take a look at the advantages and disadvantages

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Renovation and New Builds

Monday, November 7, 2016

Alpine developer MGM French Properties have noticed a surge in interest from British buyers post-Brexit and enjoyed record sales this summer with signs this will continue till the end of the year

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Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Trying to renovate a property on a tight budget? Kris and Dave Hallet managed it and share their tips for renovating on a budget

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Renting in France

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

One of the best ways to find out if France is the place for you is to take out a long winter let in the area you’re thinking of moving to. Here’s how and what you need to think about

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Renting in France
Friday, September 23, 2016

Planning to rent a property in France? Make sure you understand how the renting process works in France and a tenant’s rights and responsibilities first

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Renting in France

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