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Buying Property

Fri, 12:38

Plenty of Americans, Australians and other non-EU residents own a property in France so there is no reason why you can’t. Here is all the information you need on buying a property in France

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Brexit
Wednesday, June 14, 2017

There are several fees and costs that can add a lot to the total cost of buying a French property. Make sure you know what they are and how much they could add up to in advance or you could be in for a nasty surprise...

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Tax

Tue, 16:25

A new PAYE tax system is due to be introduced in France from 1 January 2019 – here is all you need to know about the system and how it affects you

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French tax
Tuesday, May 16, 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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French tax

Law

Monday, April 3, 2017

If you are buying a French property as a couple then there are a number of legal points to consider, including how to structure your property purchase and how to make use of matrimonial regimes for your inheritance planning, especially with new EU rules coming into effect

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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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Currency

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

The fallout of the EU referendum and UK General Election will continue to be felt for some time – but what imapct could this have on exchange rates? How could this impact you?

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017

The results of the UK general election saw the pound’s value fall slightly, but with the Brexit negotiations and uncertainty ahead how do you keep up with exchange rate fluctuations?

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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

Friday, June 16, 2017

Renovation projects often come with a very attractive price tag, but how do you know the work needed to make it your dream home won’t be costing you a fortune? Here are 7 things to think about before buying a property to renovate in France

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Renovating in France
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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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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