With the UK now out of the EU, what are the procedures for obtaining a legal right to live in France? Updated 1st June 2021.
03 Jun 2021
A couple who created a terrace on the roof of their French apartment are ordered to close it.
The French ombudsman has criticised the application process for visas and residence permits issued by the prefectures.
The French government have recently published their annual crime survey, covering the period 2018 to 2020.
A British couple had the proceeds of their house sale sent by the notaire to an email hacker.
04 May 2021
A new law protecting the smells and noises of the French countryside looks to be a lot of hot air over nothing.
The French on-line mapping service 'Geoportail' is a worthy alternative to Google Earth for France, with great image quality and a wealth of mapping information.
21 Apr 2021
The prescription period for bringing a legal action against a notaire is 5 years, but when does the clock start?
09 Mar 2021
What are the residence rights in France of Non-European family members of EEA nationals?
10 Feb 2021
Does it make sense to use a French property company, a Société Civile Immobilière (SCI), to buy French property?
The French Embassy in London have provided guidance on the income test that will apply for those seeking a long-stay visa.
18 Jan 2021
The French government have published regulations on the rules that will apply for residency applications made under the Withdrawal Agreement.
04 Dec 2020
The European Commission have issued guidance on border control practices to be applied from Jan 2021.
The government have agreed an exceptional grant to certain owners of properties affected by the 2018 drought.
What is the legal validity of an offer and acceptance in the sale of French property?
With France now in lockdown, what are the rules in place concerning housing market activity?
10 Nov 2020
The failure of most notaires to participate in the government sponsored mediation service is "unacceptable" says the mediator.
The on-line portal for British nationals in France to apply for residency has finally opened, to general endorsement.
Owning substantial property in France and liability to French taxes.
What are the shooting rights of hunters in France on private land?
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