A Place in the Sun Revisited - Martyn and Shirley in the Lot et Garonne
Shirley and Martyn took part in the A Place in the Sun TV show with Ben Hillman, with their episode airing in November 2023. Was their cheeky offer of £225k on a five-bedroom farmhouse in Goujounac too good to be true?
First step towards longer stays for British second-home owners in France
Good news for French holiday home owners! The French Senate is loosening the 90-day rule for British second-home owners
A Place in the Sun - Zoe and Neil in the Lot et Garonne
Zoe Saunders-White and Neil are what Laura Hamilton dubbed a “DIY power couple’. In October 2021 they went out to film in southwest France looking for ‘genuine help and not TV fame’ to find project. With Zoe so determined to bag property number five in Duras that they didn’t even ‘sleep on it’ and ended up paying the asking price of £250,000 to take it off the market. Has it turned out to be a good move?
Where to buy cheap property in France
Where can you find the best value properties in France? We've taken a look at the best areas to start your search if you're on the hunt for a bargain!