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Buying Property

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Why break your back or the bank doing up a French property when you can buy one of these dreamy renovated homes and still have change from €200,000?

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French property for sale
Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Frances Marcellin finds low-budget beach resort property on France's Mediterranean coastline

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Provence-Alpes-Cote d Azur

Tax

Monday, June 17, 2019

There may not be any up-front fees to pay when submitting a planning application in France but you will need to factor in the cost of various taxes, as Arthur Cutler explains

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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

Law

Thursday, June 20, 2019

When applying for probate in the UK, does it also apply to a property that the deceased owned in France? Barbara Heslop explains the legal process involved

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Friday, May 24, 2019

Mary Hall presents a basic guide to setting up house insurance, bank account and electricity, water and mains gas services for your new French property

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Expats in France

Currency

Friday, May 24, 2019

Mary Hall presents a basic guide to setting up house insurance, bank account and electricity, water and mains gas services for your new French property

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Expats in France
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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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

Wed, 09:27

Finding a reliable builder or artisan in France can be a challenge, but Rosie Ellis is here to help.

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Renovating in France
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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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, July 10, 2019

Why break your back or the bank doing up a French property when you can buy one of these dreamy renovated homes and still have change from €200,000?

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French property for sale
Wednesday, June 26, 2019

With its dramatic landscape, beautiful villages and average house price of just €102,000, it's amazing more househunters don't know about Aveyron. Ruth Wood shares nine reasons to buy property here

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Midi-Pyrenees

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