Archive for the ‘french holidays’ Category

Saint Gervais les Bains, the top selling town and ski resort for property sales 2nd year running!

It’s official! Saint Gervais les Bains is the most popular destination for our clients buying a new home in 2015 and 2016! But what is attracting our French and International buyers to St Gervais? Saint Gervais is not just a resort but a genuine, French, year round market town, well located between Chamonix and Megeve. […]

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RHÔNE ALPES – One of the first questions buyers ask …

What is the weather like? This is clearly one of the important factors that dictate where you would buy a second home or indeed where you’d relocate to work and live. In the Rhone-Alpes we have many micro-climates due to the mountains and lakes but I think it is clear that if you like “weather” […]

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Summer 2014

Another fun fuelled and prosperous winter season has flown by. Within the property market, the demand is up and prices are at their lowest since 2008 proving a great time to buy. With snow melting in the approaching summer heat, the Alps dramatically change into a completely different world. Buyers who are seeking all-season properties come […]

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Rumour has it….

There will be a “super” lift linking the two resorts of Alp d’Huez with les 2 Alpes! There has been speculation of this project for years but our sources reveal that the project is to go ahead in 2018. The link will be between the top of Signal de l’homme in the Auris sector of […]

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Winter vs Summer

We are nearing the end of a spectacular ski season in the Alps with copious amounts of snow, powdery on and off-piste and endless slopes. It’s always sad hanging up the skis and saying goodbye to the winter… but on a positive note, summers on its way! Always a hot topic amongst the team, summer […]

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