Buyers of French property to benefit from longer “cooling off period” Aug24

Buyers of French pro...

More good news for those looking to invest in French property, as a recent change in the law means that buyers now have ten rather than seven days to reflect on their purchase. Buying a property in France when you are a non-resident can be complicated as the law works differently here than in...

French Riviera Property market booms Aug05

French Riviera Prope...

As buyers cool off from investing in the world’s most expensive cities, leisure hotspots, such as the French Riviera, are benefiting, particularly in light of France’s attractive market conditions for real estate investment   According to a recent report from Savills, the French...

Real Rock Star Retreats Aug01

Real Rock Star Retre...

Where do rock stars retreat to when they need to take some time away from the stage? These country homes belong to some of the music industry’s most treasured rock legends – and their traditional tastes might surprise you… A recent article in The Telegraph featured country properties...

Three of the best departments for cycling in France Jul26

Three of the best de...

Where are the best places for cycling in France? Here are some Tour-de-France-inspired suggestions… With routes through the Pyrénées, South West France and the Alps, the Tour de France showcases some of the best areas for cycling enthusiasts to visit. Of course, all cycle routes and green...

How to prevent your ...

With around 7,000 châteaux in the Bordeaux region, vineyard buyers have plenty of choice. But a good understanding of the industry, and purchasing at the right time, is crucial to a successful start in France’s wine business. Despite the fact that there are so many châteaux available in...

Five luxury apartments in Paris with balconies Jul13

Five luxury apartmen...

During these hot summer months, buyers are reminded that luxury apartments in Paris with balconies – especially those with beautiful views – can be rented out at premium prices, or enable owners to appreciate life in the City of Light to the full…. After analysing enquiries and...

Five stunning swimming pool properties in Provence Jul07

Five stunning swimmi...

The temperature has been soaring all over France and as the heatwave heightens, so does the demand for properties with stunning swimming pools to cool off in. Provence is home to some of the most sophisticated and stylish private swimming pools on the French market, and here are Home Hunt’s...

Where to buy property in Provence: The Alpilles Jun27

Where to buy propert...

Provence is one of the most sought after locations in the world to own property and its high desirability factor means investing here can often come at a price. But the Alpilles is an up-and-coming area which offers buyers the chance to invest in deepest Provence at less expensive prices. The...

Where are the best places to live in the South of France? Jun23

Where are the best p...

With 300 days of sunshine to enjoy and reduced property prices of up to 20%, where are the best places to live and buy property in the South of France? The three areas in the South of France proving the most popular with Home Hunts’ clients looking to buy property in the South of France are...

Five prestigious gite properties for sale in France Jun18

Five prestigious git...

As the most visited country in the world, France attracts over 83 million tourists each year and offers a thriving marketplace to any gite owner. If you are looking to invest in a gite property in France, here are five options that would guarantee your exclusive guests a luxurious holiday...

Tips for buying a waterfront property in France Jun15

Tips for buying a wa...

If you are looking to buy a waterfront property in France, here are some tips on how to make sure you ask the right questions and avoid common pitfalls. The Sunday Times recently ran an article highlighting their “Home” team’s favourite waterfront properties around the world. It...

Where to buy propert...

Saint Tropez has always been one of the world’s most desired locations to own property and this is still very much the case, but certain buyers are finding better value and more space in the towns and villages of the French Riviera hinterland Think Saint-Tropez and images of the iconic...