Laura Hamilton visits the Charente-Maritime
A Place in the Sun's TV presenter Laura Hamilton says it's a great time to snap up a traditional home in south-west France.
“Spooky” Paris apartments with prime graveside location
You would think views of a 200-year-old graveyard would be an obstacle when selling a property, yet in the spirit of Halloween we suggest one place where it is not: a new development overlooking the famous Montmartre Cemetery in Paris' exclusive 18th Arrondissement is proving to be extremely popular with investors.
Spanish rental yields rising
Figures released by the Bank of Spain have revealed that the average gross rental yield in Spain is on the rise, up to 4.08 per cent from a low of 3.29 per cent in June 2008.
French mortgage market ‘picking up’
The French mortgage market is 'picking up; according to industry experts, with many banks adjusting their rates downwards and changing product lines to incentivize potential investors.