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Re-locating to Lyon?

LOCATING TO, OR RELOCATING WITHIN LYON? Here are just a few of our top properties in the city, and why they represent a good buy. Book a visit today to avoid disappointment or visit our site to see all our range of properties for sale Ref: 75440JCI69 €399,000 FAI Charming 3 bedroom semi-detached house with sunny garden in […]

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COURCHEVAL SKI RESORT – Bozel …

Bozel is a beautiful town which gets a lot of sunshine all year round.  It is predominantly French but there are a few English locals too who tend to be well integrated into the local community, with kids in the school.  Bozel thrives in winter and in summer.  Just 10 minutes by car from Moutiers […]

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FRENCH ALPS – Great investment at £86k …

Don’t miss this fabulous opportunity to buy a ‘Pied de Terre’ apartment for less than £90,000! close to the ski lifts, here in Saint Gervais. The apartments will be built to the highest standards, respecting the local architecture , in a great location close to the cable car and just a short walk to the […]

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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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Best Ski Resorts For Celebrating the New Year

According to the Telegraph, the top 4 French ski resorts for putting on the best New Year’s Eve celebrations, are : La Plagne, Tignes, Val Thorens and Courchevel. The extravaganzas include the biggest firework displays, pyrotechnic concerts, carnivals, circus acts,  ice skating shows, world famous DJs and, of course, the infamous torch lit descents! If you are considering investing in a ski […]

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Perfect time to be buying a property in the Alps

With the number of British buyers having thought to have dropped back, at the start of 2016, by anything up to 30%, Leggett put this calming in the French property market down to the effects of both fiscal and economic uncertainty, caused by the ‘Brexit’ referendum, taking place on the 23rd June. However to those […]

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HAUTE SAVOIE – Saint Gervais Le Bains …

St Gervais-le-Bains is one of the most charming and attractive of all Alpine ski resorts. The traditional French spa town, with its weekly market, is at the heart of the third largest ski area in France; the Evasion Mont Blanc domain. It has 445km of first class, uncrowded pistes and includes the resorts of Megève, […]

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MERIBEL – a ski resort in the Tarentaise Valley, in the French Alps.

The Meribel ski resort is part of the ‘Trois Vallées’ ski area. The Three Valleys area comprises 180 lifts, 335 marked runs (over 600 kilometres) and over 130 km of cross-country tracks. The Three Valleys was expanded about ten years ago to incorporate a fourth valley, though the area kept the name Trois Vallées. The area comprises […]

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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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Critérium de Dauphine comes to Saint Gervais

Andrew Morgan, our star agent in Saint Gervais took this winning shot of Chris Froome seconds before the finish line in Bettex, Saint Gervais les Bains. Well done Andrew and well done Chris Froome! : “Chris Froome leading the way, ahead of his rival to win the penultimate stage of the Criterium de Dauphine here […]

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