Expat clients often ask us whether French mortgages for expats are difficult to get, so here are the facts you need to know. French Mortgages for Expats – The Facts Overall, most applicants find the French approach to mortgage lending slow and strange. Firstly, French underwriters normally take around 14 weeks to process an application. […]
Property Purchase Conditions Suspensive In French property purchase Conditions Suspensive can be used for inserting specific conditions in the Compromis De Vente contract for the sale/purchase of French property. Sellers do not often use conditions, because they only need to find a happy buyer. But as far as buyers are concerned, the situation is different; […]
What is French Property Purchase 10 Day Cooling Off Period? French property purchase 10 day cooling off period is something that needs to be understood by all French property buyers, sellers and by all French mortgage applicants. French property purchase 10 day cooling off period provides statutory protection against decisions made ‘in the heat of the moment’ […]
For the client who wishes to combine opportunism and caution in one package, Best French Mortgage can obtain mortgages up to 80% loan-to-value with a variable first year rate of 3.3%, but which are capped at never more than 4.5% in subsequent years.