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Welcome to Living France, the essential guide for anyone who dreams of a new life in France. All you need to know about buying a property, moving to France and either starting a successful business or enjoying a peaceful retirement can be found here.

Be inspired by our real-life stories of people who’ve already made the move across the Channel, alongside invaluable practical advice on everything from legal and financial issues to property and renovation.

We focus on the very best locations in which to start your new life, with tips from expats living in France and advice from the professionals. Add to that the very best of French food, wine and interiors, not to mention help with language learning, and you have the perfect companion to help you find the life of which you’ve always dreamed. À bientôt!

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With real life stories and expert advice, here are 9 things we discovered about life in France from Living France’s May issue

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Latest articles from Living France

In the latest series, a family of brewers from Kent makes the move to Nouvelle-Aquitaine

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Home of Armagnac, Musketeers and some beautiful French châteaux, Gers is a wonderful place to buy a property

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Ad Feature Financial planning for all your French dreams

Thursday, January 7, 2021

Regularly reviewing your finances with expert advice from deVere France can help keep you on track whatever life brings

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Opportunity to buy this beautiful French chambre d’hôtes, tea room and private residence with views of the Pyrenees in south-west France

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Rachel Thomas-Bonnet of Perfide Albion discusses remote tax returns, moving to France before the Brexit transition period ends, carte de séjours, and expat bank accounts

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