Posted by admin in Property Investment | October 22nd 2008

Dear All, Trompe-l’œil (French – “trick the eye”) is an art technique involving extremely realistic imagery in order to create the optical illusion that the depicted objects appear in three-dimensions, instead of actually being a two-dimensional painting.” (Wikipedia) It is a very popular art form in this part of France, and this side of an… Read more

A Postcard from the Riviera.

Posted by admin in Property Letters | October 6th 2008

FRENCH PROPERTY & THE GLOBAL CRISIS. (While Riviera Sales Slow Values Hold Firm.) « Ce qui a changé, ce qu’il faut faire. » (What has changed, what one must do.) In general, after nearly a decade of increases the French property market has levelled somewhat and banks are tightening access to credit, albeit much less… Read more