Buying Property

Tue, 14:12

These grand châteaux in France are all on the market for less than €600,000

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Buying guides
Friday, October 23, 2020

If you are thinking of moving to or buying a property in Lille or any other part of Nord, here are some key things to know about life in the northern department

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Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tax

Tue, 14:09

Many people who move to France keep their UK home to rent out or sell it and buy smaller properties to rent out, but what are the implications for capital gains tax? Matthew Cameron explains

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Wednesday, August 19, 2020

For UK residents stuck in France due to the lockdown, and vice versa, will tax status be affected?

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Law

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

In the second of this two-part series, Dan Harris, Head of Stone King solicitor’s International & Cross-Border department, who is also a French specialist, completes his review of some of the key French tax and French succession conflicts of law.

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Monday, September 14, 2020

If you are self-employed or you run your own business in France, what are your legal obligations regarding providing a healthcare scheme to employees?

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Currency

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

TorFX, 2019’s International Currency Provider of the Year, explores three big mistakes people make when they move to France, and how to avoid them.

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Currency
Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Exchange rates have been rocked by the pandemic, so how can you protect your money?

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Mortgages

Monday, August 3, 2020

French mortgage rates have been famously low in recent years. But in which regions is this most true?

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Buying guides
Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Mortgages don’t tend to be considered a money-saving trick, but the differences between French and UK mortgages mean that taking out one in France, even if you can afford your property in cash, could work to your benefit, says Fiona Watts

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Buying guides

Renovation and New Builds

Monday, September 7, 2020

If you want to build a new structure on your French property you will need planning permission, Arthur Cutler explains

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Monday, July 20, 2020

If you ask the right questions and apply for the correct documents, there is nothing stopping you from completing your dream renovation project in France, says Andrew Allen

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Renting in France

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

One of Britain’s biggest cross-Channel travel companies is offering holiday home owners in France the chance to make extra income with a choice of rental models.

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Selling Property

Tue, 14:09

Many people who move to France keep their UK home to rent out or sell it and buy smaller properties to rent out, but what are the implications for capital gains tax? Matthew Cameron explains

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Friday, October 9, 2020

Why break the bank on a home in a touristy French village when bigger and better properties are on the market nearby at a more affordable price?

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