Le Frog Blog


Unless you’ve been living under a rock or in a chateau in the depths of the French countryside you will know that anyone purchasing a second home in the UK will now have to pay a 3% surcharge on top of the normal…
Dramatic coastline explorers will find medieval towns, culinary delights, and seemingly endless rural lanes; there is more to Brittany than meets the eye. Set in northwest France, Brittany is known as Bretagne in French…
The French Riviera or the Cote-d'Azur as it’s known in France is renowned for many things; a Mediterranean climate, a string of celebrity residents and a luxurious lifestyle but we’re taking a closer look beyond…
We recently celebrated 12 years as My-French-House and our anniversary has prompted us to share with our clients, followers and readers a little of what goes on behind our front door. Although My-French-House is essentially…
There’s so much to love about France, the weather, the people, the food but what about their style? A touch of French country style can transform any space to make your home have that Provencal charm or help complement…
Do you want to buy a property in France with a couple of hectares or more? Do you prefer your French property made money rather than cost you money? If you have an agricultural or agri-tourism project (llamas, horses, vineyards,…
There are many reasons why you will have thought about, dreamt of, or even considered moving to France; the culture, the climate and the cost, but what has stopped you from making that move? France has over 170,000 expats…
What a year of sport for France? In June, they will welcome football fans from across Europe as they host the UEFA Euro 2016 but before then France’s best 15 players will compete in one of rugby’s toughest competitions;…
Over the past year UK home owners have all been living with the effects of George Osborne’s overhaul of the antiquated stamp duty system. Tax on homes worth less than £925,000 have been lowered whereas properties…