Author: Home Hunts

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Established in France in 2005, Home-Hunts are award-winning luxury property search specialists. We work for property buyers from around the world. As a buyer’s agent, we go to great lengths to understand our clients’ needs before searching the market on their behalf. We have expanded rapidly and become one of the market leaders for luxury property in France, our French team now cover many areas such as The French Riviera, Provence, Languedoc, Paris, The Alps and all of South West France. We specialise in finding luxury homes and investment properties on behalf of our international clientele, searching the entire...

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How to create a lifestyle around your passion for wine

If you love the idea of creating your own wine in your hobby vineyard, don’t let lack of know-how hold you back. Help is at hand… An article in The Telegraph, featuring Home Hunts, recently looked at how some buyers have successfully bought a vineyard and turned it into a lifestyle. Grape expectations – a vineyard owner’s success Cedric Howson, a vineyard owner in Spain who spends his time between Wimbledon, Marbella and his rural country retreat near the Costa del Sol, told The Telegraph that he makes around 2,000 bottles of wine a year. He sells a few...

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5 Good Value Provençal Properties for Sale in and around Fayence

The district of Fayence offers all the charm of Provence and proximity to the Riviera at a fraction of the cost If you are looking for a countryside property in Provence that is just 45 minutes from the glitz of Cannes without the Riviera price tag, then Fayence should be top of your house-hunting list. The “canton” (district) of Fayence comprises eight villages Callian, Mons, Tourrettes, Tanneron, Montauroux, Saint-Paul-en-Forêt, Seillans et Bagnols en Forêt. An area where Christian Dior’s father lived and where Dior himself bought a home – known as the Château de la Colle Noire in Montauroux –...

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Live the sweet life in Bordeaux

“Best of Bordeaux” article in the Evening Standard features Home Hunts A recent article in the Evening Standard’s Homes & Property section suggested some places to stay or buy a holiday home in Bordeaux. As a world-class wine region, the article focused around the sweet stuff, namely Sauternes. Home to one of the world’s most famous sweet wines, it is the area’s microclimate that makes its production possible. “Misty mornings, hot afternoons and the temperature clash of two rivers, the cool Ciron and the warmer Garonne” are credited with being the magic behind the grapes, which create a “long-lasting, full-bodied...

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Five B&B properties in France that offer an additional income stream

Looking for a B&B business to buy in France? Check out these opportunities, there’s something for every budget Running a B&B business in France can bring in a healthy revenue stream if the property and the business are managed correctly. While the location is important – you need to have easy access to airports, amenities and tourist attractions – buyers also need to be prepared to market the business effectively and think practically about the property they are going to buy. If you are looking to invest in a B&B business in France, here are five options to explore....

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