Why buy in Samoens ?
Very good question. Before you buy your ski chalet, apartment or land in the French Alps, there are a few things you should know.
If you want to buy a property in Samoens, you probably have had a great time here, during your ski or summer holidays. And you would love to go back, settle in Samoens for your retirement or get or own vacation home.
Usually, you shouldn’t see your vacation home in the Grand Massif as an investment, because of the maintenance, taxes and insurance costs. Nevertheless, Samoens is one of the most attractive ski resorts of the French Alps, and it is linked to the Grand Massif, which offers 265 km of slopes to explore, as well as many summer activities.
For a small mountain village, there is a surprisingly large choice of restaurants, local craft, and medieval edifices, at only one hour from Geneva. Some of the views of the Mont Blanc and the Vallée du Giffre are totally breathtaking.
This makes Samoens one of the best destinations to buy a ski chalet or an apartment for your retirement or for your own use. Our local French real estate agency will help you find the best house and location to make a good rental on holidays and enjoy your property during every season.
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French Alps property market : what you should know
Surrounded by the majestic peaks of the French Alps, Samoens and the Grand Massif offer an abundance of recreational activities, all year-round. Samoens was ranked among the best ski resorts for families, several times. You can find for instance this article by The Independent, wich noted that « Samoens itself, netling in the Giffre valley in Haute-Savoie, is the only French resort that is classified as a national monument ».
Samoens and its area also offers lower property prices comparing to some other Alpine ski resorts.
These elements explain why Samoens and Giffre Valley’s property markets are both attractive and trending.
Ski chalets and apartments for sale
Our French real estate agency, located in Samoens, provide you with property listings for sale in the Giffre valley, very near to the Mont-Blanc in Haute-Savoie. You will find on our website ski chalets, flats, apartments, ski houses and homes, and luxury property for sale in the desirable Grand Massif area.
Our real estate agents know the local ski industry and property market very well ; they will help you choose the best location for your investment in the mountains.