How will the French property market change post Coronavirus?

The property market in France got off to a flying start this year; all the agents were busy, lots of buyers were arranging viewings and new properties had started to appear for sale. That was, however, before the sudden arrival of Covid19 when life ground to a complete halt overnight and the . . . → Read More: How will the French property market change post Coronavirus?

The rush to move to France before the end of 2020

The first few weeks of this year have seen a huge surge of potential British buyers looking to purchase a house and move to France before the end of the Brexit transition phase. Thanks to the withdrawal agreement, as long as you are living full time in France before the end of . . . → Read More: The rush to move to France before the end of 2020

New ‘waste not want not’ legislation introduced in France

France has approved new laws which came into force on February 11th to reduce waste and plastic and to increase recycling. These will gradually be introduced over the next three years. You can read the detail in French here: Loi relative à la lutte contre le gaspillage et à l’économie circulaire (law . . . → Read More: New ‘waste not want not’ legislation introduced in France

Buying a house in France post-Brexit

We are still none the wiser as to the situation and exact details for Brits (and British passport holders) moving to France post Brexit. All we know is that, with the transition agreement, our rights as EU citizens will still be in place until 31st December 2020 and, if you move over . . . → Read More: Buying a house in France post-Brexit