Issue 047: 2nd December 2008
Welcome to the latest issue of the IFP Newsletter.
House prices in France are likely to fall by around 10% this year, according to a leading French estate agent, with other reports suggesting they may drop by the same amount next year.
French House Prices
Whilst most healthcare charges in France are regulated, medical professionals are increasingly imposing charges in excess of the official rates.
French Health Costs
The future of small hotels in France looks bleak, as their numbers decline, and they cede market share to camping sites, chambres d'hôtes and hostels.
Hotels in France
A couple who purchased land in France with planning permission may have to demolish the house they have started to build, as it is in an area prone to flooding.
Building in Risk Zones
What are the driving offences and punishments in France? We provide a complete summary of what you can expect if you break the Code de la Route.
Driving Offences in France
We get a fairly regular stream of enquiries from readers about French capital gains tax, so we thought it might be useful to do a quick tour of the rules.
French Capital Gains Tax
We have updated our review of the right to health insurance in France for those whose place of work is not the same as their place of residence.
Health Insurance for Cross-Border Workers