I was just asked by a magazine what my five top tips were for people starting their property search in France. I thought I’d share them with you as well and I’ve thrown in a vineyard photo for good measure (it’s a blog post after all). Before starting the search as a couple or family […]
I’ve just come back from the Notaire‘s office in l’Isle sur-la-Sorgue for the signing of an acte authentique (the final deed of sale). It was the smooth and happy finale to a long journey for Susan and Richard Jameson*, who can now finally start enjoying their lovely house in this bustling Provencal town. I met them at the […]
In Britain negative headlines about France sell papers. Journalists know this and the recent slew of sensational headlines in British newspapers about “Tax Grabs on French Holiday Homes” provide a good illustration. News media everywhere announced that French holiday homes owned by non-residents were going to be subjected to social charges at the same rate […]
Dutch-born lawyer Sophia Mose-van Woensel moved from London to the South of France 10 years ago with her American husband and now 13-year old son. She lives in Aix-en-Provence and runs Provence Search - private client property finders in the most beautiful parts of Provence. We do not sell properties and exclusively represent buyers, offering the complete buying solution.