Plaine Monceaux apartment for sale, Paris Property Group

Plaine Monceau apartment for sale in Paris; 75017

This grand top floor Haussmannian apartment is located in a quiet residential area of the 17th arrondissement, between the Place Pereire and the Place Catroux, in the vicinity of the Parc Monceau.

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Quartier de l’Europe apartment for sale in Paris; 75008

This typically Parisian sunny 2 bedroom apartment is located on a charming street in the “European quarter” of the 8th arrondissement, between the trendy Batignolles area and the Gare St. Lazare.  Nestled in a quiet residential neighborhood close to public transportation, shops and restaurants, the classic 19th century Haussmannian building is depicted in the famous Caillebotte painting entitled ‘Paris Street, Rainy Day’.

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Centrally located pied-à-terre for sale in Paris; 75011(border Marais)

This charming 1 bedroom apartment is located on a cobblestoned private pedestrian street off the Place de la Bastille. The quiet street and building are in a historically protected area free of typical Parisian street noise. This tranquil oasis from the bustling area surrounding it sits on the border between the Marais and Bastille areas. Its gates are closed at night for the comfort and security of its residents and during the day its ground floor shops and galleries are open to the public.

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Saint-Placide apartment for sale in Paris; 75006

This grand 4 bed, 3 bath, is well located in the Notre-Dame-des-Champs neighborhood, between the Luxembourg gardens and Saint-Placide.

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Tax relief on real estate sales in France: the latest on the capital gains regime

In August, we reported on the much-welcomed tax relief on real estate sales, which was immediately applied to any sale finalized after September 1, 2013. The changes were intended to offset the government’s wholesale revision of the capital gains tax laws in 2012, which had discouraged property owners from selling and thus significantly curbed the volume of sales. The new rules had a rapid effect on the market as sellers took advantage of the relief.

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Real estate prices in Paris: a guided tour of the arrondissements

Following the trend throughout France, real estate prices are dipping slightly in almost every Paris arrondissement. This presents some great opportunities for buyers. Weekly news magazine l’Express questioned agents in each arrondissement to get their view of market trends. Continue reading “Real estate prices in Paris: a guided tour of the arrondissements” »

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Odéon apartment for sale; 75006 Paris

This charming sunny one bedroom courtyard apartment in a 17th century building is nestled on a quiet street in the Odéon area of Paris’ most highly prized district, the 6th arrondissement.   A row of tall windows in the living room and bedroom look out on the greenery in the quiet vine covered cobblestone courtyard, giving the impression of being in the countryside while in the heart of Paris.

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Mont-Cenis apartment for sale in Paris

Montmartre apartment for sale in Paris; 75018

This 57 m2 one bedroom apartment located on the 3rd floor without elevator of a 20th century building is in the charming and village-like Lamarck-Caulaincourt area of Montmartre, a stone’s throw from the buzzing and popular area of the Sacré Coeur. More private, protected and authentic, this neighborhood offers a multitude of trendy bars, family restaurants independent shops, butchers, bakeries and grocery stores.

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France Leads Real Estate Market

France Leads European Real Estate

Financial regulators and rating agencies have named France the strongest real estate market in Europe.  According to reports by the Joint Forum and Standard & Poor’s, that strength is primarily due to two French banking trends in particular: a large number of secured loans, and strict lending criteria.

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Grand Haussmannian apartment for sale in Paris; 75012

This elegant 4 bedroom Haussmanian corner apartment with high ceilings (12 ft.) overlooks the bell tower of the newly renovated Gare de Lyon in Paris’ 12th arrondissement.

On the first floor with elevator of a well maintained 19th century building with concierge, a wide gallery runs the length of the apartment.  The spacious living room faces south and west.  The separate dining room faces south and is adjacent to the eat-in kitchen that has been fully renovated with high quality equipment, cabinetry and marble countertops.  Continue reading “Grand Haussmannian apartment for sale in Paris; 75012” »