Author: Home Hunts

Discover the Beautiful Côte Bleue in Provence

Have you ever hiked on the coastal trails near Marseille? If you have, you are indeed lucky to know about the beautiful Côte Bleue! If you haven’t visited this area, read on and discover more as we unravel the marvelous properties that are hidden there like encrusted gems in its famous rocky cliffs… The Côte Bleue or Còsta Blava in the old Provencal Occitan tongue is part of Provence‘s southwestern coast of the Mediterranean Sea, clambering from Marseille’s western edge, past small fishing towns until the Étang de Berre. The Parc Régional Marin de la Côte Bleue protects the marine-life-rich waters...

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French property prices increasing ahead of elections in May

With rising house prices in some of the most coveted locations in the world, overseas buyers are racing to invest in French property while interest rates are still low Over the last twelve months the political landscape in the US and Europe has shifted significantly, leaving many wondering how the changes would affect the property market. A new prime minister in England followed a vote for Brexit, which will pull the UK out of the European Union. In the US Republican Donald Trump rose to power after a controversial campaign, and now in 2017, the French elections are set...

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A selection of Prime Properties in Montpellier to discover

Steeped in history and strategically located in Southern France, we take you to the marvellous city of Montpellier to discover some of the regions most admired properties, enticing a large number of luxury property buyers globally. The region around Montpellier has attracted a lot of attention recently from international property buyers. We are not surprised because this destination in Languedoc Roussillon is a stylish metropolis filled with elegant buildings, grand private mansions and spacious boulevards. There are also and gorgeous white-sand beaches not far from the busy, vibrant centre where the famous Place de la Comédie is situated. Not to be missed also...

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Explore some of the best villages in Provence (part two)

Part two of our series on the best villages to explore in Provence takes you on a delightful journey through the Var, Alpes-Maritimes and Vaucluse. It is difficult to choose the best villages to visit in Provence as they all have individual identities and personalities that are exquisitely wrapped up in Provençal charm. However, with so many glorious decisions to make, these suggestions will help you decide which villages to visit first and highlight some of the most desirable places to buy property in Provence. Seillans, Var With winding streets, ancient fountains, colourful shutters and an 11th century château,...

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Join the #HHPHOTOS Instagram Photo Challenge!

Spring has finally arrived and what better way to welcome this bright and positive season than a super photo challenge which is open to all? The competition runs from today, March 22nd until April 21st, 2017 on the Home Hunts Instagram Page. Ready, set…click, post and tag away! This week, we begin a new season of blossoms and cheers as we finally welcome spring and the abundance of beautiful colors and extended daytime hours that give us all the opportunity to capture the best moments outdoors with superb natural lighting. The Home Hunts team is truly inspired to start the season...

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