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Renovation & new-build

Seen a bargain French property that just needs a bit of work to turn it into a dream home? If your heart is set on a renovation project, do your sums first, advises architect Nick Adams

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New-build property in France

Ad Feature Luxury development launched in Annecy

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

A new apartment development is available for investment in the Alpine expat haven of Annecy in Haute-Savoie

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French Alps

Using an architect

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Do you need an architect for a renovation or building project in France?

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Renovating in France

Thinking of installing a swimming pool at your French property? Here’s all you need to know about the types of pools, planning permission rules, maintenance and safety rules

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Renovation projects often come with a very attractive price tag, but how do you know the work needed to make it your dream home won’t end up costing you a fortune? Here are 7 things to think about before buying a property to renovate in France

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Renovating in France

Are you curious about when your French house was built and who else has lived there? Find out how to discover the history of your French property

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Renovation expert Matthew Chalk tells us about an ambitious project to restore a prominent village house in Brittany

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