Real Estate

No. 49, june, 2008

A House For An Egoist

  • June 01, 2008
“Want to buy it, then?” said the next door neighbor, in grubby wellingtons and a baseball cap worn backwards, gesturing towards the enormous house next door dwarfing the shabby wooden cottage from which he has just emerged. “It’s for sale.”

How to Buy French Property

  • June 01, 2008
In the 1980s there was a popular joke that ran as follows: “Ah, I feel like another trip to Paris!” a man says to his friend. “But you’ve not even been there once, have you?” his friend asks. “No, but I’ve felt like going there before!”

Always a Market For Quality

  • June 01, 2008
As the old Chinese proverb has it, ‘May you be spared living in interesting times!’ Substitute economic turmoil for wars and revolutions and it is a sentiment with which many a banker would agree.