Where to look?
France is your oyster. When it comes to buying a home in France the market trends show there are plenty of places worth investing. Paris is enduringly popular, with the market upturn continuing in 2018. The 4th, 6th and 7th arrondissements are some of the most exclusive and desirable addresses in the city, with their appealing sandstone façades and typical balconies. For more spacious properties in a quieter, greener area, the 16th arrondissement, across the Seine and opposite the Eiffel Tower, is highly sought after.
Outside of Paris, Rennes, Bordeaux, Montpellier and Lyon are popular cities. The countryside around Bordeaux and the glorious region of Provence hold plenty of appeal too, promising a quieter life in more spacious settings.
If you are looking for sunny holidays in a very glamorous environment, you should take a look at the Côte d’Azur. There are plenty of options, depending on your personal preferences. If you are looking for a lively experience : Nice, capital city of the French Riviera, will be your first destination. Cannes, home to the international film Festival, will amaze you while taking a unique walk along the Croisette. You should also give Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat and Saint-Tropez a chance, where many of the world's most discerning people living the sophisticated yet relaxed "à la française" lifestyle while enjoying a magnificent view over the various bays.