French Property Blog and News

Heat waves are becoming longer, earlier and more frequent in recent years due to global warming. Families and businesses are having to adapt to this new trend which is predicted to become the new normal. In this article…
If you own a property in France, whether it is a main residence or a second home, you are required to complete an extra tax declaration detailing the state of occupancy of your property. This applies even when the property…
Here is the latest contribution from Beth in heart of south west France. This month she explores the local wildlife, and more specifically watches the many different birds at this active time of the year, and learning some…
From 1er June 2023, online termination of insurance contracts that can be concluded electronically will be possible in just 3 clicks. This new regulation aims to promote competition and facilitate the termination/cancellation…
Here is the latest contribution from Beth, a mix living in France experience and history, all into one. This May, she explores the 'infamous' strikes, the Revolutions and how 'les Français' love the seasonal demonstrations,…
Our Guide to Buying a Home in the Sun The South of France has long been a dream destination for people seeking a beautiful place to call home. With its picturesque landscapes, charming villages, and warm climate, it's no…
We recently wrote about French bureaucracy and the various government offices for different services in France. Beth in rural south west in Occitanie admitted that tackling the administrative system can be baffling for expats.…
Do you live in France and need to declare your income in France for last year? If you were residing in France in 2022, you must complete and submit your annual tax return for income and gains made in that financial year.…
France is the leading ski destination for Brits, around 10 million British tourists visit France every year. The French Alps are known for their stunning natural beauty, world-class ski resorts, and a vast range of outdoor…