We help clients to ensure a smooth and stress-free French property transaction, whether it is for a purchase, a sale, a gift, a transfer of ownership following a divorce or following a death (probate/succession).

Click on any of the links below, to find out more about each of the services we provide:

Purchase of a French Property (includes French estate planning advice)

Sale of French Property

French Estate Planning and French Wills

French Probate / French Succession

Transfer of a French Property Following a Divorce

Gift of a French Property

                  MatterCost of ServicesPayment of the fees
Purchase (Includes estate planning advice)Fixed fee £1700£850 on instruction
£850 two months after instruction or when the draft deed is received
Purchase – new property
(off plan) or in co ownership (apartment) (Includes estate planning advice)
Fixed fee £1900£950 on instruction
£950 two months after instruction or when the draft deed is received
Sale (Includes advice on French Capital Gains tax)Fixed fee £1700£850 on instruction
£850 two months after instruction or when the draft deed is received
Drafting Simple French willsFixed fee : £200 – single will
£300 – mirror joint wills
Payment on instruction
General estate planning
– initial assessment of circumstances and advice
£350-£400Payment on instruction.
French Probate/SuccessionIf the deceased was resident in the UK/outside France:£1800     If the deceased was resident in France: £2000£900 on instruction
£900 four months after instruction or when the draft deeds are received   £950 on instruction
£950 four months after instruction or when the draft deeds are received
French gift/donation£1500£750 on instruction
£750 two months after instruction or when the draft deed is received
Transfer of ownership following a divorce£1500£750 on instruction
£750 two months after instruction or when the draft deed is received
Other matters such as setting up an SCI, transferring shares, changing address, changing manager, closing down, local land registry searches, etcPlease contact us for a fixed fee quote 

For further information, of if you have any questions about our services, please use the contact form here, or email us on the link below:

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