Roussillon Property
Roussillon Property
Roussillon Property
Roussillon Property
Roussillon Property

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Roussillon Property

The Area

This attractive area is the extreme south of France bordering the Mediterranean, with the coastal plains and the magnificent Pyrenees offering complete contrasts in scenery.

Perpignan is the main town of the area, with many historic buildings and an attractive river running through it. Many of the hill villages in the foothills of the mountains are very attractive while on the coast at the foot of the hills Collioure is a beautiful small town and Argeles-sur-Mer a little further north is a typical seaside resort with many holiday amenities. For those wanting the sea, the beaches are either long and open or, where the mountains join the coast, are in lovely bays.

There are several ways to reach the area. There is an international airport at Perpignan with weekly scheduled flights. It is possible to fly to Paris and then take an internal flight to Perpignan. Toulouse and Montpellier are the nearest international airports in France with regular flights. Barcelona airport in Spain offers the widest choice of flights and is about 2.5 hours' drive from Perpignan along the motorway. There are also charter flights from the UK to Gerona in Spain, about one hours drive away. The area can also be reached by train and coach from the UK. There are good motorway systems through to the Channel Ports or you can drive in a more leisurely fashion through the rural parts of France.

Activities

There is excellent windsurfing and sailing with several marinas in the area, and diving is also available locally. Tennis, golf, riding, camel riding and walking are other outdoor activities which can be enjoyed. For those who fancy a gamble, there are casinos in which to try your luck.

Guide to the French Buying Process

1. Signing the Agreement (Compris)
On finding a property you wish to purchase you will need to negotiate the terms, price and conditions of the sale with the owner. The next step, once you are in agreement, is to sign the preliminary contract (Compromis de Vente). This is a legal document and after ten days will be binding on both parties. Rules change frequently in France and it is best to consult with your notary about when this period starts. Generally the compris will be signed in France with the Agent. Variants can be included in the compris, for example an Acte (clause) can be added if the name or names to go on the title deed have not been finalised. If a mortgage will be required to purchase the property, the details for this, including the name of the mortgage company, must be on the compris.

2. Paying the Deposit
Generally the deposit will be 10% of the agreed purchase price. This will normally be paid to the notaire. There are exceptions to this, if the agent holds a carte professionelle, is bonded and fully registered then you may pay them, but do not hand over the deposit to anyone else. If for some reason the purchase does not go through, for example, if you write to the notaire and the agent that you do not wish to go continue with the purchase before the contract is binding (within seven days of signing the compris), then your deposit would be repaid. This would also apply if a condition had not been met, or the mayor or S.A.F.E.R. (a government agency that has the right of first purchase on most rural property that comes onto the market in France) could oblige the purchaser to give way. If you decide after the seven days 'cooling off' period that you do not wish to complete the purchase and pull out of the sale you would lose your deposit. If however the vendor pulls out of the sale then you will receive your deposit back plus the same amount from the vendor.

3. On Completion
Generally it will take around two or three months to complete the purchase. During this time the balance of the purchase money must be paid into the account of the notaire, this must be done well ahead of the completion date. The notaire will prepare the documents, check that the deed of sale (Acte de Vente) is in order and have the legal title ready to be signed over. It is possible to have someone sign on your behalf if you give them power of attorney. An interpreter may be of use at this point if your French is not very good and many Notaires will suggest (or insist) that an interpreter is with you.

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IMPORTANT - Disclaimer :
All information provided is believed to be current and provided free of charge. No liability can be accepted for the reliability of the information and statements made as this is obtained from 3rd parties. We always recommend you take legal advice from a fully qualified Lawyer or Notary before buying a property overseas.

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7 bedroom manor house for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon

7 bedroom manor house for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon
3,500,000 EUR

7 bedroom manor house for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon

Grand, spacious and beautifully totally renovated 18th Century manor house, situated right in the heart of a beautiful park of 4,064m2, ideally situated in a very quiet and private setting, yet just a...

REF: 213993
  • Floor Size: 700 square metres
  • Plot Size: 4,064 square metres (0.41 hectares / 1.00 acres)
  • Bedrooms: 7
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8 bedroom castle for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon

8 bedroom castle for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon
3,200,000 EUR

8 bedroom castle for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon

Amazing and totally restored stone built 8 bedroom medieval castle, ideally located in a quiet setting in Perpignan, with its origins dating from the 12th Century and set within a large estate of 60,0...

REF: 213444
  • Floor Size: 650 square metres
  • Plot Size: 60,000 square metres (6.00 hectares / 14.83 acres)
  • Bedrooms: 8
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8 bedroom French chateau for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon

8 bedroom French chateau for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon
3,200,000 EUR

8 bedroom French chateau for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon

Exceptional and completely renovated 11th Century French Chateau/fort, located in Perpignan, set on a hilltop surrounded by forest with a views towards the Mediterranean in one of the sunniest areas o...

REF: 202095
  • Floor Size: 650 square metres
  • Plot Size: 70,000 square metres (7.00 hectares / 17.30 acres)
  • Bedrooms: 8
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16 bedroom hotel for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon

16 bedroom hotel for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon
2,290,000 EUR

16 bedroom hotel for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon

A property with plenty of charm consisting of a romantic Hotel with independent Catalan Mas, 16 en-suite bedrooms all with outside space, seminar room in former chapel, charming patios, restaurant, l...

REF: 185037
  • Floor Size: 740 square metres
  • Plot Size: 26,265 square metres (2.63 hectares / 6.49 acres)
  • Bedrooms: 16
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5 bedroom manor house for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon

5 bedroom manor house for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon
1,895,000 EUR
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5 bedroom manor house for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon

••• Reduced Price ••• Domain with 480m2 Maison de Matre, with park, large winery with business potential, 8,475m2 of grounds, pool, tranquil environment, mountain views, ...

REF: 160655
  • Floor Size: 180 square metres
  • Plot Size: 8,474 square metres (0.85 hectares / 2.09 acres)
  • Bedrooms: 5
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11 bedroom farmhouse for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon

11 bedroom farmhouse for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon
1,795,000 EUR

11 bedroom farmhouse for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon

Spacious and versatile Seventeenth Century Catalan Mas set in over 4 acres of park and woodland with a main farmhouse, 4 gites, 3 B&B rooms,swimming pool and a panoramic views reaching to the sea.

REF: 214254
  • Floor Size: 710 square metres
  • Plot Size: 18,660 square metres (1.87 hectares / 4.61 acres)
  • Bedrooms: 11
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11 bedroom farmhouse for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon

11 bedroom farmhouse for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon
1,750,000 EUR

11 bedroom farmhouse for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon

Exceptional and luxurious estate with luxury stone built farmhouse, unspoilt breathtaking panoramic views, 10 en-suite bedrooms, caretaker's cottage, 139 hectares of land. All of which is ideal for re...

REF: 183938
  • Floor Size: 500 square metres
  • Plot Size: 1,396,110 square metres (139.61 hectares / 344.99 acres)
  • Bedrooms: 11
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4 bedroom house for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon

4 bedroom house for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon
1,365,000 EUR

4 bedroom house for sale, Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon

Spacious 4 bedroom Catalan property with swimming pool and landscaped garden, set in almost 5 acres of landscaped grounds with outbuildings. This is a thoughtfully renovated farm house which is co...

REF: 214050
  • Floor Size: 322 square metres
  • Plot Size: 19,303 square metres (1.93 hectares / 4.77 acres)
  • Bedrooms: 4
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4 bedroom villa for sale, Argeles sur Mer, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon

4 bedroom villa for sale, Argeles sur Mer, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon
1,207,500 EUR

4 bedroom villa for sale, Argeles sur Mer, Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon

Attractive four bedroom villa with swimming pool, set in almost 9 acres of garden and land with views across the countryside to the mountains . This beautifully renovated villa is completely...

REF: 210375
  • Floor Size: 180 square metres
  • Plot Size: 35,000 square metres (3.50 hectares / 8.65 acres)
  • Bedrooms: 4
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12 bedroom house for sale, Arles sur Tech, Pyrenees-Orientales, Pyrenees Vallespir

12 bedroom house for sale, Arles sur Tech, Pyrenees-Orientales, Pyrenees Vallespir
1,155,000 EUR

12 bedroom house for sale, Arles sur Tech, Pyrenees-Orientales, Pyrenees Vallespir

Large character farmhouse dating back to the Eighteenth Century, having been beautifully restored and nicely situated on the southern slopes of the Vallespir offering versatility and income generating...

REF: 204263
  • Floor Size: 550 square metres
  • Plot Size: 31,000 square metres (3.10 hectares / 7.66 acres)
  • Bedrooms: 12
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