Be warned - The Legal situation in France regarding property ownership is very different to that in the United Kingdom. French succession law and is its provisions may come as a surprise to English bu...
French Mortgage For many hoping to purchase property for sale in France the prospect of getting a mortgage can be an intimidating one. But knowing exactly how the system works can help a prospective b...
Thursday, April 11, 2007I am told that Everyone is talking about how the housing market is leveling off, that it is going to fall etc. So I have been asked to give my opinion of the housing market ...
Buying property anywhere in the world can be a daunting task and if the country in which you choose to buy is not your own then there are additional stresses built into the process. If your know...
France is one of the last remaining affordable yet highly desirable European locations for vacation homes and if you're considering investing in real estate overseas or you're indeed looking for...
France benefits from a temperate and rather agreeable climate although there are significant differences from north to south and from east to west. Naturally the weather tends to get better the furth...
Who should make a will?Property owners: If you own immoveable property in France, ie. a flat, a house or land.French Residents: If you are permanently living in France at the time of your death you wi...
Useful words and phrases relating to property2, 3, 4 pièces - 2, 3 or 4 rooms (plus kitchen and bathroom)maison 4 pièces - 4 roomed house plus kitchen and bathroom de plein pied - single storey en 3 ...
A report in the press says that prices in France are set to rise significantly in the latter half of this year. "Property prices across France are likely to be impacted by the current initiative to im...
There are many so called French property "consultants" based in the UK who are more than happy to help you achieve your dream of property ownership in France, however many of them are also very ...