Smoke Detector regulations in France

Posted by admin in Cannes, Property Investment, Property Owners Info | November 12th 2014

On 08th of March, 2015 it will become compulsory for smoke detectors to be installed in homes and seasonal rental accommodation in France. They have to be installed by the accommodation’s occupier (home owner or tenant), and have to comply with the norms determined by the law n° 2010-238 dated 9th of March, 2010. Tweet… Read more

La Malmaison, Centre D’Art on the Croisette in Cannes

Posted by admin in Cannes, Living, The South of France | April 10th 2014

Georges Braque – le magie de l’estampe (the magic of print making) After many years wondering what went on therein I finally set foot in the Centre D’Art La Malmaison to see 250 prints by Georges Braque, founder of Cubism and the quieter crony of Pablo Picasso.   The pair initiated the school in 1907, fusing… Read more

Happy Cannes!!

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Well, everyone else is doing one so why not?! 🙂 Tweet This Post

Cowboys in Cannes

Posted by admin in Cannes, Living | April 8th 2014

Each year at the Cannes Film Festival there are more than a few Stetson ‘Boss of the Plains’ hats  gracing the heads of stars, sunning on yachts, swanning into hotels on the Croisette and even on the red carpet Check out . https://www.google.com/ to get an idea! It seems the hat of choice for those… Read more

The Forville Market is the best place in Cannes to buy fresh fruit

Posted by admin in Cannes, Living | March 28th 2014

The Forville Market is the best place in Cannes to buy fresh fruit, vegetables, eggs, meat flowers and cheese.  Located on Rue Felix Faure in the charming area of Le Suquet, it is also a fabulous spot to sit at one of the surrounding cafes and people-watch.  Locals and tourists alike flock here for great… Read more

MIPTV is drawing close and I keep checking my screens to find out more!

Posted by admin in Cannes | March 24th 2014

MIPTV is drawing closer and I keep checking my screens to find out more.  The digital entertainment industry, as everything else in the world, is constantly evolving – faster now than ever due to the effect of social media sites such as Twitter and their unyielding grip on real time.  What does the future hold… Read more

How to spot a Scam Enquiry

Posted by admin in Business, Property Owners Info | November 30th 2012

The rental business is a prime target for scammers and tricksters. Be aware! — a customer is paying, normally upfront for a stay in your property. It’s important that you protect yourself when doing business. Your best protection is being aware of various traits which can indicate a fraudulent enquiry. It is not always the… Read more

Protected: Cannes popup dinner and flashmob …

Posted by admin in Cannes, Living | May 10th 2012

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Insurance for Renting

Posted by admin in Policy | April 25th 2012

We have negotiated an insurance package for our clients which is through ADAR INSURANCE If you choose to take out rentals insurance rather than pay a security deposit, you must register and pay for the insurance directly with ADAR who provide the policy. 1. Please go to this link: Adar Insurance 2. Fill out the… Read more

A new Property Tax for 2nd home owners in France?

Posted by admin in Business, Property Investment, Property Owners Info | May 16th 2011

Last Wednesday, (11 May) President Sarkozy’s cabinet approved a draft measure to impose a new tax on owners of second homes in France. If confirmed this legislature will affect French owners if they are resident abroad but keep a second home in France and it will also affect holiday-home owners who are resident abroad and… Read more