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Buying Property

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

To mark the 75th anniversary of the D Day Landings, we look at six fabulous French homes with stories to tell from the Second World War

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The First and Second World Wars
Friday, May 10, 2019

Before buying a French property, here are few things to take into consideration to avoid any potential problems down the line

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Buying guides

Tax

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

With income tax soon to be deducted at source in France, how might this affect you?

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Working in France
Friday, August 24, 2018

Find out how the new flat tax of 30% on income from financial investments works in France

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Law

Friday, May 10, 2019

Before buying a French property, here are few things to take into consideration to avoid any potential problems down the line

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Buying guides
Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Before buying a French property, check the neighbours haven't made a formal complaint about an extension or new building on the boundary - or it could become your problem

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Life in France

Currency

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Moving abroad to France? Currencies Direct can help you make the most of your money when transferring currency

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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Why your trusty high-street bank might not be the place when it comes to getting the best currency deal

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Buying guides

Mortgages

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Even if you can buy a French property outright, it might be worth using a mortgage, but how hard is it to secure French finance? Fiona Watts has the answers

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Monday, February 25, 2019

With low French mortgage rates (from 1.35% fixed for 15 years), high loan-to-value (up to 85%) and interest-only products, buying with a mortgage makes sense for many reasons. And with the impressive rental yields that can be made in popular tourist resorts, your French property could be paying you back quicker than you think!

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Buying guides

Renovation and New Builds

Monday, February 25, 2019

France is known and envied for its sense of style and the country has certainly produced an immense amount of interior design talent, each with their unique approach. Find out a bit more about some of France's most successful interior designers who might inspire a new look for your home.

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France
Friday, February 8, 2019

If your budget won't stretch to a large home in France, there are ways to create more space, especially in old country properties

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Renovating in France

Renting in France

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Property commentator Seloger has revealed the top 10 cities in France with the most affordable rental property - and they're all fantastic places to live too!

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Thursday, December 20, 2018

Worried she was priced out of the French capital, Gabriella Castelmore discovered a surprisingly effective way to own a home there

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Buying guides

Selling Property

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Don't get caught out - it's as important to understand your legal obligations when selling a property in France as it is when buying one

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Buying guides
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Ruth Wood looks at the French property hotspots where British buyers search for their dream home

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