Property in France

Expert property guide to Uzerche and around, Correze, Limousin

Written by on September 21, 2020 in Property in France
Expert property guide to Uzerche and around, Correze, Limousin

Uzerche is a pretty, fortified town in the commune in the Corrèze department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region. Its origins date back to pre-Roman times. Today the town is vibrant and architecturally glorious. With its many towers, vaulted passageways and old houses adorned with carved door and a magnificent octagonal bell tower, typical of the Limousin […]

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Moving to France during the Covid crisis – Is it possible?

Written by on September 18, 2020 in Living in France, Property in France
Moving to France during the Covid crisis – Is it possible?

We have been receiving a lot of requests from readers since the start of the COVID pandemic, all asking the same question: “Is it possible to pack and move  my personal effects and possessions from  the UK to my new home in France during the Covid crisis?”. Well the simple answer is yes. We thought […]

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Expert Property guide to Montmorillon and around, the Vienne

Written by on September 2, 2020 in Property in France
Expert Property guide to Montmorillon and around, the Vienne

Montmorillon is in the department of the Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine (formerly Poitou-Charentes) in south west France. The town is situated on the Gartempe river at the geographical crossroads of  Indre, Haute-Vienne and the Vienne. Around 50 miles from the city of Poitiers and 30 miles from Limoges, both of which have airports with flights to the […]

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Where to live the good life in France

Written by on August 29, 2020 in Property for sale, Property in France
Where to live the good life in France

When it comes to living in France, there’s lots to tempt you. Wandering through a picture-perfect medieval village, sitting at a café with a coffee and croissant watching the world go by, an early morning stroll on a sandy beach, or watching the sun set over a craggy mountain. Sunshine, great food and wine, a […]

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French Connections property for sale in France

Written by on August 26, 2020 in Property for sale
French Connections property for sale in France

French Connections are one of the biggest and longest running gite rental companies in the UK. But did you know they also sell property in France? If you’re looking to buy, they have plenty to tempt you with all over France. And if you’re looking to sell, they will list it for a flat fee […]

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Expert Property Guide to Haute-Garonne

Written by on August 17, 2020 in Property in France
Expert Property Guide to Haute-Garonne

The department of Haute-Garonne is in the Occitanie (formerly Midi-Pyrenées) region of south-west France. Named after the Garonne River, its prefecture and main city is Toulouse, the fourth largest in France. Haute-Garonne borders Spain. It’s a land of grandiose landscapes, vineyards and valleys. There are mountains, rivers and forests and wonderful hiking and cycling trails […]

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Expert Property Guide to Niort and surrounding area

Written by on July 28, 2020 in Property in France
Expert Property Guide to Niort and surrounding area

Niort is the capital city of Deux Sèvres in the department of Poitou-Charentes, now renamed Nouvelle Aquitaine, south west France. This small city is home to a maze of twisting narrow streets lined with elegant Renaissance town houses. Remains of a 12th century fortress are now the municipal museum, and weekly markets bring visitors for […]

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Where to live in the French Riviera of the north

Written by on July 23, 2020 in Property in France
Where to live in the French Riviera of the north

Fabulous beaches, an historic past and chic towns. If you’re looking to live in France and work in the UK – welcome to the French Riviera of the north… The French Riviera, or Côte d’Azur, is world famous for good reason. But there’s another Riviera in France that is far easier to reach for both […]

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Why Gers is one of the best places to live in France

Written by on June 19, 2020 in Property in France
Why Gers is one of the best places to live in France

The beautiful rural Gers deparment is a little known and forgotten corner of southwest France. For those looking for a laid back lifestyle in la France profonde, a region where the good life is revered, and the people are friendly – Gers is a fabulous place to live. And if teleworking or working from home are […]

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Expert property guide to Corrèze, Limousin

Written by on June 8, 2020 in Property in France
Expert property guide to Corrèze, Limousin

The department of Corrèze, in southwest France, region Nouvelle Aquitaine (formerly Limousin) is a land of outstanding natural beauty. Unspoiled countryside, dramatic rivers and forests as well as gentle farmland. It’s a great place to live says British expat Ann McCarthy, you can go skiing in the mountains, go to the beach, a day out […]

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