Love winter sports but can’t quite afford a ski chalet in the likes of Courchevel or Meribel? Then why not choose a country home in a more affordable location, that’s just a couple hours’ drive to the slopes? Here are some options for French country homes with skiing nearby.
The nature of property prices in France allows many of us to afford bigger properties here than we perhaps could have in the UK. However sadly, the effort of upkeep required for a beautifully spacious home with land, tends to be easily underestimated. And people, for a range of different reasons, quickly find themselves seeking help in France.
Burgundy (or Bourgogne) is a delightful area in central eastern France, about halfway between Paris and Lyon. With the river Loire to the west and Champagne and Franche-Comte to the east, it’s often overlooked.
Did you know the French work to live, rather than live to work? It’s one of the biggest advantages to living in France. As a country, France promotes a healthy work-life balance and actually has laws regarding weekend emailing.
A recent study carried out by real estate broker MeilleurTaux reported that it takes an approximate of 13 years and 8 months to make the purchase of your principal residence profitable, when compared with renting.
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