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.

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....

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

Les Chalets d’Adélaïde, Grimentz Nobility

Les Chalets d’Adélaïde, Grimentz Nobility. A rare opportunity to own a fabulous ski in/ski out chalet or apartment in Grimentz....

By Alpine Property intelligence - April 18, 2019 - Posted in Grimentz Read more

Antarès 1707, a star is born in Méribel

Antarès 1707 in Méribel. Méribel’s largest ski property project in over a decade is ambitious and innovative, offering world-class facilities and features in a superb location....

By Alpine Property intelligence - April 15, 2019 - Posted in Méribel Read more

Property in Chamonix, the New Flégère Skilift

The time has come for a new Flégère skilift and so it will be. Back in the day, cable cars were the thing. Nowadays everyone prefers a gondola for comfort, space and getting to the top in good time....

By Alpine Property intelligence - April 9, 2019 - Posted in Chamonix Read more

Insights - 4 Vallées Property

Alpine Property intelligence recently caught up with our partners at Alpine Homes in Sion to discuss the trends they are seeing, and the outlook for the market after another great ski season and into the summer....

By Alpine Homes - March 2, 2019 - Posted in Nendaz Read more

Insights - Morzine Property

Alpine Property intelligence recently caught up with our partners at Agence Olivier in Morzine to discuss the trends they are seeing and how they see the market this season....

By Agence Olivier - January 12, 2019 - Posted in Morzine Read more

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