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

BrandZ’s list of the top French global brands by market value highlights the country’s luxury sector, which occupies six of the top ten places.  Six of the top ten French global brands are of the luxury sector, which has seen a 5% jump in value in 2017. The BrandZ ranking by market research company Kantar Millar Brown […]

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New York and Paris have claimed the top two spots for most coveted luxury property in Barnes annual survey. London has lagged behind again as Brexit casts doubts among property investors.  London is now ‘paying the price’ for Brexit, as the city continues to lose its heralded status among luxury property investors. For the first […]

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In a sign that recent regulatory measures and negative rhetoric might be having an effect, the number of listings on Airbnb in Paris has fallen for the first time.  Between September and December, the number of property listings on short-term rental platform Airbnb fell by 11.8%, according to the Paris city hall. What’s behind it? […]

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The Guide Fooding 2018, the annual intellectual culmination of the Fooding philosophy, is now out. With a focus on cuisine originating outside of France it reveals its top five eateries across the country, with three of them in the capital. Le Bar des Pres, 6th arrondissement  A short walk from Saint-Sulpice, in the 6th arrondissement, this is […]

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The outlook is very positive for Paris’ 2018’s property market, but as usual there are major changes to the laws affecting real estate. The following regulatory changes and tax reforms affecting property are important to know about. The end of the wealth tax in its current form At the end of November the National Assembly […]

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The Paris Notaires have confirmed what numerous other outlets speculated on: in October, the the average asking price per m2 breached €9,000. What’s more, by February they are predicting the market will have reached fever pitch, with 9% growth and a price/m2 of €9,200.  Many property listings sites reported it at different points, but it’s […]

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Only 11,000 out of 100,000 short-term rental listings in the capital abide by the new measure regarding registration of properties with the local council. The other 89,000 listings are now outside of the law after it became official on December 1. The Decret Airbnb – as it has come to be known, even though Airbnb only […]

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This year has built on French property’s 2016 recovery, but what is the general picture as we head into 2018? While the nationwide picture is fragmented, high-end property in the capital is set to outshine its global competitors according to the biggest name in luxury real estate.  Paris property price growth reached 7.8% in the […]

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Paris has no multiple listing service (MLS) and what some might call an “every agent for himself” mentality. It can therefore be challenging to find an agent you can count on to work hard and represent your interests. Historically property sellers have given their listing to multiple agencies to ensure they reach the most buyers, […]

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Spotlight on Fractional Ownership We often hear from people who want to spend part of the year in Paris, but their budget won’t stretch to owning a property, and they can’t get away for more than a month or two a year anyway. Fractional ownership could be the solution: a small group of owners share […]

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