Monthly Archives: October 2011

Are we safe to drive? Wow, look what we will have in France!

In our region of Provence & Côte d’Azur there is a new law to reduce drink driving. The breathalyzers can be wall mounted like this, or use portable inflatable bags. See what Jackie thinks – at the end of the … Continue reading

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Consider the luxury of owning your own apartment on the French Riviera

  Many shrewd investors are intrigued by the fact that Cannes is the second largest convention centre in France (after Paris) with a large international convention several times a year. One of the largest is MIPIM (the International property congress) … Continue reading

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36% of wealthy people considering leaving UK

… according to a Lloyds TSB survey published yesterday. Against the current economic backdrop, new research raises concerns that many wealthy people are considering leaving the UK. Some 36% of people with more than GBP250,000 of savings and investments would … Continue reading

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G20 will be in Cannes 3rd & 4th November 2011

The President of the French Republic has chosen Cannes as the host city for the summit on 3rd and 4th November 2011 If you wish to search for property during that week – French Riviera Property Search (and Jackie Pressman) … Continue reading

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Brits buying more holiday homes than in 2006

Out today, we hear that holiday home buys by Brits have increased by around 50,000 from 2006 to 2010 according to a new report by an international property consultancy.   The survey, jointly produced by a sales agency and a … Continue reading

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Tax changes? Make that offer on your French Riviera Property NOW.

  New tax legislation has been announced meaning that much higher levels of Capital Gains Tax will be payable by those selling a property in France which is not their principal residence. Introduced by President Sarkozy as part of the … Continue reading

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French Riviera Property Search – October Newsletter

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