Now you can travel f...

Eurostar’s new direct train service from London gives fast access to Provence, without the hassle of airport security and baggage restrictions. On May 1st, Eurostar launched its direct service from London St Pancras to Lyon, Avignon and Marseille. This new line means that Avignon can be...

Provence property in the Var has reduced by up to 25% May07

Provence property in...

High-profile celebrities, including the likes of the Beckhams, Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie and Mick Jagger famously own properties in Provence. But how can you enjoy a dream lifestyle in Provence without the enormous property price tag? Provence has long been the preferred French...

France leads global ...

Good news for French vineyard owners as it is confirmed that France produces more wine – and sells more of it abroad – than any other country in the world. The annual report on the outlook of the wine industry by the International Organization of Wine and Vine (OIV) was released on Monday...

Eze-y living on the French Riviera Apr26

Eze-y living on the ...

A hilltop medieval village on the Côte d’Azur, Eze offers magnificent views of the Mediterranean Sea and a treasure trove of spectacular restaurants and beaches. With France’s property market currently offering unbelievable value, excellent investment opportunities are emerging in the...

Five top renovation properties in France Apr20

Five top renovation ...

British and American buyers are looking to relocate and renovate as the housing market proves irresistible for doer uppers in France… Lower house prices in France, a strong dollar and pound against the euro, and favourable interest rates means that renovating a property in the world’s...

Paris aiming to be “cycling capital of the world” Apr09

Paris aiming to be “...

Paris is investing millions into a cycling scheme as it sets its sights on becoming the cycling capital of the world. For those who like to move around the city by bike – for commuting or just pleasure – investing in a Parisian pad has never been more tempting… According to the Mairie...

Dordogne property of...

According to FNAIM (the national association of French estate agents), Aquitaine house prices dropped by almost 2% throughout 2014. Home to five departments, including the Dordogne and Lot-et-Garonne, and with Bordeaux as its capital, Aquitaine is currently offering some irresistible real...

When is the best time to buy your French property? Mar30

When is the best tim...

In short, the answer is now! At Home Hunts, we are finding that clients are taking advantage of this unique time in the French housing market to find their dream home, in their dream location at a dream price. Lower prices already make the prospect of buying French property interesting, but...

Montpellier – invest in a smart city of the future Mar22

Montpellier – invest...

The southern city of Montpellier has been undergoing something of a transformation in recent years. Capital of Languedoc Roussillon, which many consider to be the “real South of France”, it is the third largest French city on the Mediterranean coastline (after Marseille and Nice), with a...

Home Hunts Launches ...

Growing interest from UK and international buyers seeking both hobby and investment vineyard properties has lead Home Hunts to launch a bespoke vineyard service; with a specialist and experienced team to help direct people through the entire buying process. The launch has coincided well with...

Buying a Bordeaux Vi...

Are you looking to buy a vineyard in Bordeaux? Our vineyard expert, Rory Ramsden, shares some advice on how to ensure you find the right wine business for your needs Buying a Bordeaux vineyard is not like buying a fine country estate, a vineyard is a complex agricultural business. The first...

Six stunning Provençal villas on the French Riviera Mar02

Six stunning Provenç...

As Home Hunts’ recent property insights report, Inside France, shows, the appetite of high net worth investors choosing to buy property on the French Riviera continues to grow year on year. According to data collected throughout 2014, there are “three distinct areas on the French Riviera...