Alpine property and lifestyle blog

We interview local experts and decision makers, look at the latest developments, highlight featured properties, talk about price trends and infrastructure upgrades. We aim to help buyers make informed choices – a purchase in the Alps, or a week’s rental for a ski holiday, is much more than bashing up and down the pistes. It is a lifestyle decision of tangibles and intangibles – we aim to help you tick the boxes.

Megève property - a healthy market

The 2020 edition of the excellent “Secrets d’Alpages” by BOAN Immobilier is out. As ever, it is packed with useful and original insights on developments in Megève, with a focus on the local property market....

By Boan Immobilier - January 20, 2020 - Posted in Megève Read more

Good outcomes in Courchevel Le Praz

Good outcomes in Courchevel Le Praz. We are frequently asked about new infrastructure in the Alps, for good reason. New and more efficient facilities can be a large and sustainable bonus to visitors, locals, property and rental values. The Alpinium centre and new high speed gondola direct to 1850 ar...

By Alpine Property intelligence - November 20, 2019 - Posted in Courchevel Le Praz Read more

Summer in the Alps 2019 - Another Good Year

Summer in the Alps 2019 - Another Good Year. APi has long been of the opinion that the mountains are a fine place to be in the summer with space, beautiful scenery, and a huge diversity of cultures and things to do. And the trend towards people taking on more sports and activities certainly favours ...

By Alpine Property intelligence - October 30, 2019 - Posted in La Tzoumaz Read more

Alpine Property after Brexit

Alpine Property after Brexit. The UK is going to leave the EU soon, the game is going to change regarding which countries UK nationals can buy property in, as non-EU residents. We are pretty sure that current owners of holiday homes in Europe in general will see little change, but where can you look...

By Alpine Property intelligence - October 23, 2019 - Posted in Megève Read more

Superb investment apartments in Zell am See

Resale apartments in the old Post Office of Zell am See; a building with character, right in the centre, and close to the skilift....

By Absolut Immobilien - October 14, 2019 - Posted in Zell Am See Read more

The Grand Raid - Europe's largest MTB race

The Grand Raid, sponsored by BCVS, is Europe’s largest mountain bike race. Held in Valais in late August every year since 1990, the course follows 125km of trails between Verbier and Grimentz with a lung-busting altitude difference of 5,025 metres....

By Alpine Property intelligence - August 21, 2019 - Posted in Verbier Read more

Buying French Property - Cash or Mortgage

Miranda John, director of international property finance at SPF Private Clients, discusses the market for property buyers in France....

By Alpine Property intelligence - August 15, 2019 - Posted in Val d'Isère Read more

Insurance when renting Ski Property

Insurance when renting Ski Property. In France, it is a legal requirement to have suitable insurance cover when renting a property. Alpine Property intelligence has teamed up with MPI, a leading specialist in dependable, flexible and good value travel and wintersports insurance....

By Alpine Property intelligence - August 3, 2019 - Posted in Courchevel Le Praz Read more

Magic Pass 2019/2020 - Over 121,000 passes sold

Another successful season for the participating Magic Pass resorts....

By Alpine Property intelligence - June 8, 2019 - Posted in Villars Read more

Ski and Travel Insurance…don’t leave home without it

Ski and Travel Insurance. Alpine Property intelligence has teamed up with MPI, a leading specialist in dependable, flexible and good value travel and wintersports insurance. Don’t leave home without it....

By Alpine Property intelligence - May 29, 2019 - Posted in Val d'Isère Read more

At the wheel in the Alps

At the wheel in the Alps. We will never run out of exciting adventures and activities in the Alps whatever the season. This time we turn to motoring. This is for the irredeemables, or you just love driving. The roads and passes in the Alps are so revered, manufacturers have even named cars after the...

By Alpine Property intelligence - May 12, 2019 - Posted in Kitzbühel Read more

Le Génépi in Les Gets

Le Génépi in Les Gets: new-build apartments for sale in Les Gets, right on the slopes. Alpine Property intelligence....

By Alpine Property intelligence - April 26, 2019 - Posted in Les Gets Read more

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