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View from the South West

View from the South West

Fetes and Bandas – a South West summer

July 23, 2011 by Janet

The South West of France, and particularly my little corner of the Bearn, is colourful at any time of year. It is in Summer however when the fireworks start (literally)…. Read more…

Bubble? What bubble?

July 10, 2011 by Janet

After twelve years of increase, the price of French property has attained a record new level: between 1998 and 2011 French property prices have risen by 141%. Is this a… Read more…

A very special visitor

July 3, 2011 by Janet

A very special visit Our eldest has recently left home to work on a campsite in Provence and it has been very pleasant. I have cleaned his room, removed vast… Read more…

Weekly goings on

June 23, 2011 by Janet

I moved with my family over to France 7 years ago and am an independent commercial agent with links to two French estate agency chains. I am based in Orthez,… Read more…

Bin Talk

May 31, 2011 by Janet

Over here, we have been watching with interest the problems that people in the UK are having with their local Councils and their bin collections. If it is any comfort… Read more…