After 30 years sellling Chateaux and other presitgious French proeprties through her company, Sifex, Sarah Francis look sback at some of her most memorable sales. Expert Advice - FPN. June 2019 issue.
This 'pretty as a picture' farmhouse in the Tarn has been the subject of an inspired renovation - Ruth Wood tells the story. For sale on the Sifex website with Reference number F1-484.
The latest in a series of articles about Chateaux visited by Sarah Francis - director of Sifex Ltd. This article focuses on an impressive and beautifully restored XVII Century Brick and stone Chateau in the Calvados department of Normandy, with a deep dry moat and and an elegant Renaissance Chateau in the Charente with a 47 hectare sporting estate and reflected in stunning water filled moats.
The latest in a series of articles about Chateaux visited by Sarah Francis - director of Sifex Ltd. This one, an outstanding XVII/XIXth C. Chateau, beautifully maintained in an idyllic setting.
The Good Property Guide publishes the latest in a series of articles on Chateaux visited by Sarah Francis, director of Sifex Ltd. This time a beautiful historic fortress in the Gers - surrounded by plum orchards.
The story of a fairytale 'wedding cake' Chateau that became a successful wedding venue that Sifex sold some years ago and a similar property, also pretty as a picture and white stone with turretts and towers, that could become one.
The Good Property Guide explores the story of how Sifex started in the late eighties selling barns and ended up selling beautiful historic Chateaux across France.
Ben Palfreyman learns about a Gascon gem that first cast its spell over its owner a quarter of a century ago, and has been transformed into a stunning home - now featured for sale on www.sifex.co.uk.
Small is beautiful & and to prove it, Sifex have an impressive international client base gathered over 25 years. In fact, they have an all-round reputation for handling the successful sales of numerous prestigious properties throughout France: Whether it be Châteaux, Manoirs, Maisons de Maïtre, Bastides, Vineyards or luxury Villas, they have a wealth of knowledge to call upon.......
Sarah Francis of Sifex is positive about the Loire's chäteau market. 'This year has shown more movement compared to previous years and there has been a return of clients looking for chäteaux in the area. Prices have not moved and there is a good supply of nice properties with prices being negotiated, so it's a good time to buy.'
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