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Estate Agents

Allez-Français SARL

Allez FrancaisAllez-Français have been established since 2001 and are one of the leading agencies covering the whole of the Poitou Charentes (Departments 16, 17, 79 & 86), plus the Dordogne Valley (Departments 19 & 46). For properties outside these areas, Allez-Français Direct offer the facility of vendors and buyers dealing with viewings independently at lower agency fees.

We have everything you need for prospective buyers in France, from Moulins, Maisons Bourgeoise, Logis and Farmhouses to Chateaux. We have a wide range of around 300 French properties for sale in these areas, with our highly acclaimed website updated several times each day with new properties, price changes and properties marked as sold.

We are an enthusiastic team of English and French who will guide you towards the property of your dreams.  Our team comprises of Peter Elias, Bridget Elias, Nigel Cowles, Kim Cowles, and Viviane Meyneng.


Charente Immobilier
Charente ImmobilierCharente Immobilier is a registered French real estate agency based in the riverside town of Jarnac in the Poitou Charente and covering the Charente river valley between Saintes and Angoulême. Our territory includes the historic town of Cognac and the pretty towns and villages dotted on either side of the river, such as Barbezieux, Segonzac, Rouillac, Matha, Chassors, Aigre, Chalais, Châteauneuf and Sigogne. We have a large number of French properties in our portfolio, ranging from barns and houses for renovation, water mills, fine traditional stone houses, gîtes, charentaises, longères, maisons de maître, logis and château. We have a dedicated and highly skilled team of English and French staff who will help you throughout the search.

Matthew Barry, Charles Miller, Nicole Girard, Rachel Offiler and Déborah Devige

Email: Matthew Barry
Email: Charles Miller

French Connections
French Connections
Holiday accommodation and properties for sale throughout France.

French Property Online – John Squires
French Property OnlineJohn SquiresFIABCI-UK

Local number:  +33 (0) 673 68 77 59

Tel:     + 44  (0) 208 144 9014
Fax:             (0) 705 341 8374

Tel:             (0) 148 172 7820


Midi Property Consultants Ltd – Paul Boxer

Midi Property Consultants Ltd

Midi Property – the best of the South of France!

Paul Boxer – Director
Tel: +44 (0)20 8368 5504
Fax: +44 (0)20 8181 7012
+44 (0)78 3624 4188
Email: Paul Boxer


Estate agent in the Languedoc southern France – Full service in English


Property Search

Cognac Property Services – Graham Downey

Cognac Property Services
Property search and find service in the Cognac area.



Pre-purchase surveys

Surveyors en France – for your peace of mind, wherever you buy in France

Surveyors en FranceIndependent of all estate agents, building societies and banks, a fully-qualified bi-lingual surveyor will undertake a survey of the property you intend to purchase in France and, using his specialist knowledge and professional judgement, will provide you with a concise and easily understood report, in English, on the state of the repair of the property.



Charles Hamer Financial Services – Specialist French mortgage brokers

Charles HamerCharles Hamer IFA has specialised in arranging French mortgage for the non French national for over 22 years, drawing on the whole of market and our long term exclusive partnership to find the right mortgage product.

Contact Chris Ellis senior French mortgage broker for more details.
Direct (00 44) +1844 218277

France Financial

France FinancialFrance Financial specialises in helping English speaking expatriates currently living in France, or intending to do so in the future, to protect and enhance their finances.

Our aim is to create and provide solutions by way of a broad range of products and services.

We will work with you to plan your finances and make the most of the opportunities offered by the expatriate lifestyle.

We will help you avoid (not evade!)  tax wherever possible, principally in the fields of investments and pensions, and help you plan a tax free inheritance for your loved ones when the time comes.  We make no charge for our services, as we are remunerated by product providers.

Contact Rob Hesketh for more details.
0033 (0)631 787647