Buying Property

Friday, June 18, 2021

If you want a self-sufficient life in France, a renewable heating system might be one way of cutting costs and carbon emissions.

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Buying
Friday, June 11, 2021

Dreaming of a château in Gascony, a manor in Languedoc-Roussillon or a villa by the Mediterranean? Check out these luxury French properties on the market

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Buying

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
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

Law

Friday, April 23, 2021

So you’ve had an offer accepted on a French house and then suddenly the mairie expresses an interest in buying the same property at the same price. What happens now?

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Ownership
Sunday, March 21, 2021

Frustrated that you can no longer stay at your French holiday home as long as you’d like following Brexit? Here’s our guide to French long-stay tourist visas

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Choice

Currency

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
Saturday, November 28, 2020

Small French businesses wich have suffered under lockdown are eligible for the aid

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Employment

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
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

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

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
Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Buying or selling a property in France this year? From contracts to covid, Charlotte Macdonald and Bryony Anning of Stone King LLP’s International and Cross-Border team discuss everything you need to know in 2021

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