Some more apartments for sale in Cannes!!

Posted by admin in Property Investment, Property Letters | October 11th 2005

Property Letter – 10th October 2005 Dear All, I warned you that I might need to add some apartments to my Property Letter of a few days ago. Please remember that we are in the business of careful selection. Therefore I am not offering apartments which don’t have what it takes to be good investment… Read more

Studios in Cannes, Financing property in France

Posted by admin in Property Investment, Property Letters, The Companies | October 4th 2005

Property Letter – 4th October 2005 (Some interesting investment options are as usual included at the end of the letter….including a new opportunity in Montenegro that could be of interest) Dear All, Many people have recently asked to be included in mailings and the questions most commonly asked of us are “Who are you?” and… Read more

Cannes Property Summary – UPDATE OCTOBER 2005

Posted by admin in Property Investment, Property Letters, The Companies, The South of France | October 3rd 2005

We continue to learn here every day: The more we learn the more we know that we have very good long term prospects in Cannes, doing exactly what we are doing, and doing it very well. Our focus from the beginning has been on properties that you and I might not necessarily buy for ourselves… Read more

Questions on Capital Appreciation

Posted by admin in Property Investment, Property Letters, The South of France | September 12th 2005

A capital gain is the difference between the original price and the eventual sale price. The expenses of the purchase and the sale, and certain expenses incurred during the period of ownership can be deducted from the gain. Tweet This Post

Why property in Cannes?

Posted by admin in Property Investment, Property Letters, The South of France |

It is a fact of Europe today that people are demanding more and more access to sunshine, wherever they may live and work. The Cote d’Azur has superb beaches, a beautiful sea, a stunning backdrop of mountains and snow, and quaint and ancient villages boasting fabulous cuisine. Tweet This Post

What are the basic steps to buying property in France?

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Before you begin looking for the property you want to own, establish whether you have enough capital for the deposit, are able to raise the finance, pay the arrangement, transaction and legal fees and afford the monthly payment which should include the mortgage payments, life assurance and building insurance. Why is property good? Tweet This… Read more

Should I be buying using an SCI?

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The use of a “Société Civile Immobilière”, or SCI is a common way of buying a property in France … Advantages … Tweet This Post

19 APARTMENTS IN CANNES

Posted by admin in Property Letters | August 12th 2005

IMPORTANT – please do not be confused. I have worked the figures below on a global unit of 19 apartments together because YOU can work out proportionally what YOU may face if you went for one smaller apartment, or two, etc. I can’t easily do 19 projections today but you can extract any one you… Read more

VILLA – ST. PAUL DE VENCE.

Posted by admin in Property Investment, Property Letters | July 30th 2005

Price – 800 000€ Living space – Size of plot – Tax Fonciere – Tax d’Habitation – Charges and Levys (if applicable) – Approximate construction – 1950 Distance to Cannes – 30 minutes: Antibes – 20 minutes: Nice Airport – 20 minutes Tweet This Post

THE PROPERTY MARKET IN THE DEPARTMENT OF “LES ALPES-MARITIMES”

Posted by admin in Politics, Property Investment, Property Letters, The South of France | May 14th 2005

Principal Source: “Les References immobilieres du notariat – Novembre 2004.” Chambres des Notaires des Alpes Maritimes 18 Rue du Congres 06000 Nice The laws, decrees, appendices, amendments and numerous administrative circulars that confront the seller and the buyer of property in France can quickly become a fearful source of confusion and disorientation. Fortunately the knowledge… Read more