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Buying Property

Having a flat and traffic-free cycle path close to your French home is sure to boost its appeal to you and your guests, says Ruth Wood

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Cycling in France

Oh buoy! A luxury houseboat moored in the Port de Champs-Elysées is on sale for €4 million - but if you've set your sights on a more affordable vessel, we've got you covered.

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Boating in France

Gazumping, or when a seller breaks a verbal or written agreement in favour of another offer, is never nice. In the unlikely event, David Anderson explains how to proceed.

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Buying guides

There are French properties out there to suit every budget. Our round-up of houses for under €50k includes extensive renovation projects, decorative fixer-uppers and homes ready to move into.

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Buying guides

With an average property price of just €62,400, we're putting a spotlight on France's most affordable department and what your money could get you.

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Aquitaine

More than half of France's surface area is devoted to farming, including a total of 12 million hectares of pasture - and the market is full of opportunities for savvy property buyers, says Chloe Govan

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Life in France

Seeking a home in France with railway history? Come train station spotting with us and choo choose the French property of your dreams

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French property for sale

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

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

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Provence-Alpes-Cote d Azur

The Tour de France will pass through Tignes on its penultimate stage this July, find out more about the area and the properties that are available there

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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

Despite Brexit, or perhaps because of it, Brits are still buying homes in France in great numbers, although their budgets are more modest

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Who doesn't want more for their money? These French properties have all been reduced in price, giving you more house for your hard-earned euros

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Get to grips with all the key words and terms you'll need to know when buying a house in France with our A-Z guide

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Rural house prices in France rose by 2.1% last year - exactly the same as the increase in house prices in the UK and more than house prices in England

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Aquitaine

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

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

What are your options if the French property you want to buy has a septic tank that doesn't conform to legal requirements and regulations? Planning expert Arthur Cutler explains what you need to do and how you can still go ahead with your purchase

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There is a real appetite for the Alps at the moment says MGM Sales Manager Richard Deans

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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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