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Renovation & new-build

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

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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If your budget won't stretch to a large home in France, there are ways to create more space, especially in old country properties

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Renovating in France

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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Follow these tips to make sure you choose a good builder to carry out renovation work on your French property

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