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Buying Property

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If you want to buy a home in or near a French village with the 'Plus Beaux Villages de France' label there's a new one to add to the list

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Rhone-Alpes
Wednesday, December 4, 2019

You've seen farmhouses, townhouses, cottages and castles, now take a look at these stunning French towers on the market

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Buying guides

Tax

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

What are the rules on how long you can stay at your French holiday home without being a resident? Jason Porter has some answers

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Tuesday, October 22, 2019

If done right, gifting your home in France to the next generation can save them from a big tax bill as Matthew Cameron explains

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Expats in France

Law

Monday, November 11, 2019

What are notaire's fees? Are they the same everywhere? Can they be reduced? Read on to find out.

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Buying guides
Tuesday, October 22, 2019

If done right, gifting your home in France to the next generation can save them from a big tax bill as Matthew Cameron explains

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Expats in France

Currency

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

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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Buying guides
Monday, November 11, 2019

What are notaire's fees? Are they the same everywhere? Can they be reduced? Read on to find out.

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Buying guides

Mortgages

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
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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Renovation and New Builds

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Thinking about buying a property to renovate in France? Here are five great options currently on the market.

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Buying guides
Wednesday, September 4, 2019

How easy is it to get planning permission to renovate a ruined house or barn in the heart of the French countryside? France-based planning expert Arthur Cutler has the answers

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Renovating in France

Renting in France

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

If you have extra space in your home in France and would like to create some additional income, here's how to get started.

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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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Selling Property

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

If you've decided to sell your French property privately then a Private Sellers Package can help you to reach thousands of potential buyers looking for a home in France

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Thursday, November 14, 2019

Discover how you can live on the French waterways and run a successful boat brokerage in Burgundy.

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