Posts Tagged ‘Provence’

Welcome to Provence and the Cote d’Azur …

Provence Cote D’Azur conjures up more than one image and we have the properties to match.  From the luxury villas and holiday apartments on the coast to stone houses and country estates in the interior with all types of price tag.  There are beach properties right up to the water’s edge, villas with fabulous sea […]

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Toulon like Bovril

Some love it, others hate it! Toulon has not had the best publicity machine – up until a few years ago the Wikipedia entry described it as the second major port for the French navy after Brest and that it was badly bombed by the Allies in the Second World War.  Not encouraging most would […]

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Golf Course Luxury

Enjoy luxury living on Seve Ballestero’s golf course complex Sought after location at the foothills of the Luberon for this new 6-bed villa with stunning pool area and gardens.          

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Visiting Lambesc

Chateau de la Barben In the pretty village of Lambesc, one finds the Scheduled Monument of Chateau de la Barben.  The property was built before the year 1000 was for many centuries in the ownership of the Ponteves family.  Later it became the home of the Marquis de Forbin and remained so exceptionally for almost […]

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Not just Bordeaux for award-winning wines!

The Valley of the Sauvebonne The prestigious Concours Général  Agricole Paris each year awards gold, silver and bronze prizes to agricultural produce across the country, but most notably the wine.  Most well-known internationally for its rosé, the Cotes de Provence label has been increasing in popularity.  Now it is winning medals for both red, white & rosé […]

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New Virtual Tours

We have changed! You may have noticed the change to the French Estate Agents home page and the addition of the Tours of the Week.  Take a look at this new tool for presenting our properties and attracting buyers in the Provence area.  Some sales are even taking place without visits – not that we […]

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Hyeres sunshine

Pretty house & separate studio Provencal 5-bed property close to shops & services.   UNDER OFFER

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Marseille – the Comeback kid!

European Capital of Culture 2013 – Marseille Provence In the light of the upcoming Presidential election and with multi-cultural issues highly visible following the shootings in Toulouse & Montauban, the BBC printed an online article highlighting a French city that welcomes its own diversity – Marseille  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-radio-and-tv-17432571 In France’s oldest city and one of the […]

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Recruitment drive!

Searching Luberon, Les Alpilles and the Haut Var One of the leading international estate agencies in France, Leggett Immobilier, has today announced a major recruitment drive. They are seeking commercial agents throughout France and are particularly interested in boosting their presence in Provence. Chief Executive, Trevor Leggett, comments: “Despite difficult trading conditions we saw our business expand […]

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Sun & Ski together in harmony

Leggett Provence Cote d’Azur at The France Show PACA representatives Helen Shackleton, Claire Deedman & Emma Rhys teamed up with the Alps team of Heather Byrne, David Lucas & Annabel Andrewes to run the 2nd Leggett stand at The France Show held at Earls Court in London from 13-15th January.  There were 3 excellent days […]

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