Archive for November, 2011

The Brits are coming!

British Invasion of France Continues? According to BNP Paribas Investing & Living Abroad survey, 21% of all house purchases in France are by non-residents – a total of 51,200 last year as opposed to 42,300 the year before. British investors were most prevalent unsurprisingly in the South West Aquitaine province including Bordeaux and the Basque […]

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Bandol

Bandol is situated at junction 12 of the A50 motorway between Toulon (10 miles east) and Marseille (32 miles west).  The nearest airports are at Toulon-Hyeres 35 minutes to the south-east and Marseille Marignane around an hour to the north-west.  The TGV is available at Toulon and Marseille. Bandol is a coastal village that lives […]

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RARE PROPERTY FOR SALE

St Tropez – Maison de pecheur Just 2 steps from the beach at La Ponche, right in the centre of St Tropez.  These properties are almost never on the market – so it won’t last  long!

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You will be blown away by the view!

Stylish Provence-style villa With the medieval hilltop village of Seillans in view, this 3-bed property has its pool and terraces situated to best effect.

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How to play the market and win in turbulent times!

Any foreign national outside the Euro-zone planning to buy or sell property in France is anxiously watching the exchange rate fluctuating hugely from day to day as world stock markets panic or self-reassure on the state of Greek debt and the risk of contagion.  Some people are putting sales or purchases on hold hoping to […]

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