This Paris Life

Expert Insight, Breaking News, and Insider Stories on Real Estate in Paris

Although Paris is often considered the most beautiful city in the world, it is most notably thanks to Baron Haussmann.  This Seine region prefect from 1853 to 1870 completely redesigned the capital.   Georges Eugène Haussmann had a mission to “aerate, unify, and beautify” Paris.  During the period when was named préfet de la Seine […]

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No need to travel far from Paris to discover some true architectural gems.  Created by Ricardo Bofil, Le Corbusier, or even Gérard Grandval, these surprising places are all less than one hour from Paris.     Les espaces d’Abraxas in Noisy-le-Grand  Architect: Ricardo Bofill Inaugurated in 1983, Les espaces d’abrasas are a complex of three residential […]

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French singer Aya Nakamura unveiled a music video back in April, shot at the Château de Fontainebleau.  Much like Nakamura, French and American stars frequently use Parisian monuments to showcase their songs… historical settings that can be expensive.   Aya Nakamura chose the Château de Fontainebleau for the music video of her latest title “Pookie”.  […]

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« Attention à la marche en descendant du train. Please mind the gap between the train and the platform. Bitte achten si auf die Lücke zwischen Zug und Bahnsteigkante. » You will indeed continue to hear this announcement, just under different conditions. By the end of the year, metro lines 14, 11, and 4 will have undergone […]

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A nice charcuterie board a good bottle of red, what if that’s what happiness is?  In any case, it seems like a good place to start for the team at Le BonBon, who’s put together an exhaustive list of some of the capital’s best wine bars, the perfect spot to start winding down from summer […]

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Parisians are lucky enough to stumble upon some real wonders as they make their way around town every day: almost every corner of the street holds its own unique treasures, special to different people in different ways.  It is more difficult, on the other hand, for these same residents to discover what lies beneath their […]

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Rue de Rennes - Paris VI

Parisian residents aren’t the only ones paying high rent prices in the capital.  Retail businesses, as well, pay exorbitant amounts to inhabit space along some of the capital’s most treasured shopping streets.  Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré, rue du Vieille du Temple, and rue Francs Bourgeois in Paris are among the top 10 European shopping streets […]

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Among the hundreds of thousands of buildings that fill the capital’s streets, certain structures immediately stand out for their stateliness, their elegance, or quite simply their uniqueness.  With the arrival of summer in the capital, now is the perfect time to head out and explore some of Paris’s most unique architectural gems.  Thankfully, the team […]

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The installation of turf has begun on a “reinvented” Place de la Nation.  This is one of the last steps in the redevelopment of the site, set to be complete this summer.   Cannes has its red carpet… and since last week, Place de la Nation (Paris 11-12) is covered in its very own “green” […]

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The arrival of summer in Paris gives us all the irrepressible desire to spend hours on any one of the capital’s inviting terraces.  The only thing that could be better?  A rooftop terrace!  A true summer staple, the rooftop is an ideal place to unwind with a drink, have a bite to eat, and take […]

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