The demand for investment and off plan properties in France increased dramatically during the past few years. Investors are more and more looking overseas for better capital growth and return on investment compared to the UK.
Why should I buy an off plan property in France through Sextant?
At Sextant, we speak everyday with developers in France and as French natives we better understand all the aspect related to a purchase such as the taxes. Our service is free of charge for the buyer as we get paid by the developer.
Buying a property in France which has not been built yet, for example buying off plan means that you will have to wait for your property to be built. One of the main advantages of buying a new built property is that you will get a 10 year guarantee from the builder, stage payments, a modern insulation, low maintenance costs and good capital appreciation.
Buying off plan in France is safe and straightforward because it is strictly regulated. French property developers are required to have a bank guarantee in place for each residential development. Contracts are drawn up in accordance with the French building code (Code de la Construction et de l’Habitation). This legislation has very clear terms and conditions and is extremely protective of the purchaser.
If you need advice regarding the purchase of a an Off plan or a Leaseback property in France, you can contact us on +44 (0)20 7428 4910 or by filling this questionnaire.
Prices: We get paid by the developers and that is why our property prices remain the same as those offered directly by the property developers to clients in France.
Find out more about the off plan buying process and French Leaseback.