When you buy or you sell your property in England you use the same lawyer as the vendors. This is common practice.
However, here in south France properties sales and real estate transactions are held differently. Following specialists are often involved:
In south of France property sales do use a quite peculiar technical terminology: you should importantly learn some of these usual french words. These sentences are specialised in case you plan to negotiate in french property sales:
Here an additional tip: before you buy property, go the local mayor’s office and ask questions about the property and surrounding area. There will be plans of the house and countryside around which will show if the land is constructible or not and the mayor’s office will also be aware of any major projects in the pipeline.
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