• brexit365When the Brexit referendum results started filtering through in the early hours of 24 June 2016, in disbelief I reached for a bottle of my favourite Faugeres wine to numb the pain of what was sure to follow. If the economic forecasts were even 75% correct, we were now to face a cliff-edge drop in the economy and the business we had spent 10 years building would be doomed. But actually, Brexit has brought an unexpected upside for our business,

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  • french house rental pricesThese are the average house rental prices in Southern France for a long term rentals between October and May for rentals during 2019 to 2020. These house rental prices apply to our main area of operation in South France - so covering the Languedoc, Midi-Pyrenees, Dordogne, Provence and Cote d'Azur. You will pay an additional premium of around 15% for rental properties in Toulouse, Montpellier, Avignon, Cannes and

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  • trump365I often heard it said, by Hollywood stars and musicians, that if Donald Trump got elected President of the United States, then they would leave the country. Well, I am not sure if Samuel L. Jackson, Cher, Amy Schumer and Barbara Streisand have all followed through on that promise, but there are certainly a lot of ordinary Americans who have. Since early 2017, we have seen a real upsurge in what we call Trump

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  • french-flag365I was on a plane recently and the man next to me asked the same question that everybody asks after I have told them that I live in France: "Why did you move to France?". Now I could understand it if I had said that I live in Uzbekistan, that he or she would be intrigued to find out the story behind the move. But isn't it obvious why you would move to France?