Ski Property Insights

Our articles and insights about the ski resorts and local property markets combine our own observations and external research, looking at the latest developments, price trends and infrastructure upgrades. We aim to help buyers make informed choices – a purchase in the Alps is much more than enjoying your time on the pistes. It is a lifestyle decision of tangibles and intangibles – we aim to help you tick the boxes.

Ski Property in the French Alps

Ski Property in the French Alps. With 11 agencies in the top 5 ski destinations in France, Cimalpes are perfectly positioned as experts on conditions in their local property markets. The company secured 470 sales mandates in 2019, and has 550 rental properties under sole management catering to 20,00...

By Cimalpes - February 27, 2020 - Posted in Courchevel Read more

Ski Property in the Swiss Alps

Ski Property in the Swiss Alps. In 2019 property prices increased by 2% in Switzerland. It is fair to say that the largest gains were in the cities such as Basel, Zürich and along Lake Geneva. This is mainly due to a lack of supply and to ultra-cheap financing. Currently there is a cost advantage o...

By Alpine Property intelligence - February 12, 2020 - Posted in Verbier Read more

Insights - Zell am See Property

Insights: Zell am See Property. What are the trends in the Zell am See property market? Alpine Property intelligence....

By Alpine Property intelligence - January 27, 2020 - Posted in Zell Am See Read more

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 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

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

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 Region Read more

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