Buying Property

Mon, 17:07

Old French farmhouses are now rising in value faster than Paris apartments in a topsy turvy trend driven by the pandemic, new data shows.

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Choice
Thursday, September 9, 2021

Buying a property in a popular French market town centre means you’ll have a choice of shops, restaurants, bars, services and entertainment right on your doorsteps, just like these beautiful townhouses and apartments in prime position

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Choice

Tax

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

Missed our French Property Exhibition Webinar on tax in France? You can watch it online here!

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Tax
Thursday, May 27, 2021

Whether you’re buying a French property for holidays or relocation, it pays to know in advance what taxes you’ll be liable for

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Tax

Law

Wed, 15:16

Is it possible to avoid legal fees if you gift your French home to your children instead of selling it? Legal expert Sue Busby has the answers

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Law
Thursday, August 12, 2021

Discover the differences between a ‘compromis de vente’, ‘promesse de vente’ and ‘achat de vente’

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Law

Currency

Wed, 15:16

Is it possible to avoid legal fees if you gift your French home to your children instead of selling it? Legal expert Sue Busby has the answers

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Law
Friday, December 4, 2020

As Brexit transition comes to an end, what’s next for the pound-to-euro exchange rate and how can you protect the money you’ve put aside to buy a house in France? Laura Parsons has answers

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Money

Mortgages

Friday, March 12, 2021

If you think that getting a mortgage in France is the same as in the UK, you could be in for both a pleasant surprise and a bitter disappointment, says Fiona Watts

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Mortgages

Renovation and New Builds

Thursday, April 29, 2021

Even if you’re not planning a full renovation, owning a French property will sooner or later mean needing to use tradespeople, from builders to electricians, and plumbers to roofers

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Renovation
Tuesday, February 16, 2021

If you are planning to carry out building work in France, you need to stay on the right side of the law

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Maintenance

Renting in France

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Why not try before you buy – it can give you the chance to fully explore an area of France and make sure it suits you, plus you’ll be on the ground if you’re looking for a French property to buy

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Renting

Selling Property

Wed, 15:16

Is it possible to avoid legal fees if you gift your French home to your children instead of selling it? Legal expert Sue Busby has the answers

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Law
Wednesday, April 28, 2021

When selling a French property, you may need to appoint a tax representative to calculate your Capital Gains Tax. Find out more from French Tax Online

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Selling

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