Tag Archives: french property

Telegraph – Where to hunt for better value property in the south of France

Great article from the Daily Telegraph this week which focusses on some of the lesser known towns and villages in the South of France where you can get a little more for your money. The feature specifically talks about Grasse on the French Riviera, La Croix Valmer next door to Saint Tropez and also Beziers […]

Daily Telegraph – Wealth tax cuts good for the French Property market

Interesting article from the Telegraph which focusses on the tax cuts which were just announced by president Macron and will come into effect in January 2018 The article talks about the changes and how it will affect the property market potentially. With quotes from Home Hunts director Tim Swannie, the article mentions the benefits for […]

Daily Mail – How the Macron effect is luring British buyers back to French property

Interesting article from the Daily Mail talking about the French property market and how the election of Emmanuel Macron has affected the property industry in France. The article includes comments from Tim Swannie, director of Home Hunts as well as some of our partners. Read the online article here Tim Swannie, of Home Hunts, says […]

French Property News – Making your holiday home pay

Interesting article from French Property News magazine entitled “Sea or Ski”, the feature focuses on properties by the sea versus properties in the mountains and discusses the pluses and minuses and the rental returns both can offer If you are considering purchasing a french property but are not sure where, this article could be great […]

The Times – Why French property is still on buyers’ wish lists…..

Great article from the Times today focusing on French property. The feature includes comments and properties from Home Hunts and some of our partners from around France. Focussing mainly on South West France, there is some great information about specific areas such as the Dordogne, the Tarn and the Lot: This area is easily accessible […]

The Sunday Times – How Macron has boosted the French Property Market

Great article in the Sunday Times about the French property market and how the election of president Macron has brought a lot of optimism. The feature includes comments from HH director Tim Swannie including: According to Tim Swannie of Home Hunts, good places further south where cost-conscious Brits might find value include Grasse, in Provence, […]

The Times – Where the Brits are buying to beat Brexit

Interesting article from the Times newspapers talking about the most popular areas at the moment for British people to buy second homes… Brits are back in Europe in a quest to acquire the perfect foreign property before we depart from the EU. Research of prospective British buyers carried out for BNP Paribas International Buyers, the […]

Vive la France! The Election of President Macron set to boost French property market

This week has been a superb week for France and the French property market. On Sunday 7th May, France elected Emmanuel Macron its new President of France. The centrist politician won two-thirds of the vote, far outstripping his far-right rival, Marine Le Pen. The 39-year-old is the youngest person ever to be elected leader of […]

French Property News – Brexit: Will I still be able to buy a property in France?

Interesting and informative article from Complete France, the website from French Property News Magazine. This article was first published in July 2016, straight after the UK referendum and it was updated at the end of March 2017… They have asked experts for their views on the ability to buy French property in post-Brexit Britain. The […]