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Buying Property

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Looking for a bargain French property? These 8 properties are all on the market for less than €150,000!

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

The first five months of 2017 have seen record-breaking transaction figures and rising property prices in the French property market with Bordeaux becoming the second most expensive city in France

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Tax

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

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

Fri, 12:10

If you’re selling a French property through an estate agent you will be asked to sign a mandate. These are the crucial things you need to understand before you sign

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Thursday, July 20, 2017

The legal timeline for property transactions in France is quite different to the UK – learn the different stages of a French property purchase so you know what to expect

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Currency

Thu, 11:54

The Pound to Euro exchange rate has continued to slide, presenting headaches for Euro buyers with Pounds. What seemed unthinkable a few months ago has now become a reality. What will be the main drivers on the rate for the coming weeks and months and just how low could this go?

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Currency exchange update
Monday, July 10, 2017

One year after the EU referendum, currency broker TorFX asked their customers how Brexit and the subsequent currency exchange movements have affected them

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Brexit

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

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Are you curious about when your French house was built and who else has lived there? Find out how to discover the history of your French property

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Thursday, July 27, 2017

Take advantage of MGM French Properties’ flexible leaseback offering at exclusive new development in Les Saisies in the French Alps

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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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