News and Advice

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News and Advice

Always on the Front Page!

  • What to do after the death of a loved one

    When you meet with the notary, you need to give them:

    • The death certificate (acte de décès)
    • Bring with you their bank statements and investment records, the paperwork for their car, the title deeds, and the invoices for the funeral.
  • You want to make a gift to your children

    When you meet with the notary, you need to give them:

    • Your family records book (livret de famille)
    • Proof of identity
    • The marriage contract of the givers and receivers of the gift

    Identify the type of gift you wish to give (financial or real estate)

  • You are getting married / marriage contract

    Think about the professional life of both partners (employee or entrepreneur), imagine the difficulties of life as a couple, separation, divorce, death, and any financial difficulties that may be faced by one of the spouses.

  • You are selling your house

    When you meet with the notary for the first time, you need to give them:

    • Proof of identity
    • The title deeds
    • Up to date expertise
    • Taxe Fonciere [French land tax]
    • Your bank account details

    On the day of the signature, you need to give them:

    • Photos of the water and electricity meters
    • All of the keys
  • You are selling your apartment

    When you meet with the notary for the first time, you need to give them:

    • Proof of identity
    • The title deeds
    • The rules of co-ownership (règlement de copropriété)
    • The minutes from the last three general assemblies
    • Up to date expertise
    • Taxe Fonciere [French land tax]
    • Your bank account details

     

    On the day of the signature, you need to give them:

    • Photos of the water and electricity meters
    • All of the keys