June 2021

5 reasons why France is so attractive to Brits

Despite the current situation, we are seeing a definite uptick in gite bookings and enquiries from people wanting to buy or sell a gite. It looks like things are picking up even though travel to France is still problematic. But why is France so attractive to Brits? Why do we choose France over other countries? The same but different One of the reasons is France is the same but also different....

3 top tips for anyone planning to buy a gite in France

Buying a gite and planning to move to France permanently? Join the club! Despite the changes forced upon us by Brexit, the French property market is such that it is much more appealing than our own. It’s much cheaper too! Take advantage of that by all means, but we see Brits moving here and making the same mistakes over and over again. You would be much better off if you could avoid these common...

Tips for streamlining the French gite rental process

If you’re planning to buy a gite in France to rent out, you can save a lot of time and money with a few simple tricks. By streamlining your processes, you can minimise the time you spend managing your gite so you can enjoy more free time to enjoy France! These are some simple but effective tricks for doing just that. Online booking Offering online booking is one of the best things you can do as...

Preparing your gite for guests in times of pandemic

With travel restrictions coming and going and states of pandemic hard to predict, knowing what to do if you own a gite is a tough proposition. How about preparing your gite? Are there rules for what to do and how to prepare a gite during the pandemic? The short answer is no, there are no national rules on cleaning or preparing French gites for occupancy. The industry body, the UNPLV has provided...

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