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Property for rent in France

The real estate market in France is very varied and rich. Properties for rent  in France differ in price depending on the location and the period. Prices of properties for rent in France are around 15% higher for the cities of Toulouse, Montpellier, Avignon, Cannes and Nice. In central Provence and also in  Côte d'Azur, rental prices can change a lot depending on the location.

In some locations, such as Aix-en-Provence, Saint-Tropez, Saint-Maxime, Saint-Raphaël, Théoule-sur-Mer, Mougins, Antibes, Valbonne, Super-Cannes and the outside-Nice; prices for  properties for rent can be as high as double or even triple for properties in Gard, Herault, Aude, the eastern Pyrenees and Midi-Pyrénées.

The most sought-after properties for rent in France are the smaller ones because the vast majority of people looking for properties for rent  in France are couples or singles.

There is a precise demand for larger properties, but it is only about 20% of the population looking for properties for rent  in France.

The most requested areas to look for properties for rent in France are the Loire Valley, the Vendée and the Côte d'Azur. In recent years, a stable stream of people has been looking for properties for rent and subsequently settling in Normandy and Brittany, those who want to enjoy a milder climate choose the Languedoc region.

Marseille is a very popular city where so many come looking for properties for rent and here they choose  the long-term option. Marseille is a lively and dynamic city for all months of the year.

So for those who are looking for properties for rent in France, Marseille is perfectly positioned and with a wide range of properties.

A city in great demand for properties for rent in France is Perpignan, the southernmost city in France located between the coast and the Pyrenees, near the border with Spain. Perpignan is the capital of the Roussillon region andit is known for its vineyards and is also chosen for its proximity to coastal towns such as Collioure and Banyuls.


A popular resort for long-term rental properties is Pezenas. It is capital of Languedoc with a beautiful old town and summer residence of the famous French playwright, Molière.

Pezenas is often chosen as a destination for properties for rent in France because it is located close to the Mediterranean beaches and to Montpellier. The city is also well connected with 4 nearby airports.

Nimes can also be a wonderful city where you can look for properties for rent in France because it really has everything you need for a long-term stay in the south of France. There are also some interesting cities located less than 20 km away from Nimes such as Sommieres, Uzes, Anduze, Arles and Beaucaire.

An alternative to Nimes to look for properties for rent  in the south of France is the city of Beziers, a rich provincial capital.

Montpellier is a wonderful city where to find properties for rent for a period of 6-12 months. Montpellier is the city that has seen the fastest growth in France. Today people are attracted to the city because there are  a large biomedical industry, a famous hospital complex and 3 universities. Added to these features is a very nice beach away and an international airport.

All this makes it a great place to look for properties for rent in France.

Among the most famous cities for rental properties in France we find Saint Rémy de Provence, Uzes, Gordes, Seillans, L'Isle sur la Sorgue, Porquerolles and Le Luc en Provence.

The Côte d'Azur has some of the most spectacular coastline in Europe, famous for the sea, coastal villages, yachts, Ferraris, so if you're looking for property for rent here remember that the French Riviera is truly a different world. The main cities of the Côte d'Azur are Nice and Cannes, but there are also other famous resorts such as Saint Tropez, Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, Villefranche-sur-Mer, Antibes, Juan-les-Pins, Saint-Raphaël, Fréjus, Sainte Maxime and Cassis.


There are also other quieter cities and villages in which to look for  properties for rent, away from the tourist crowds. Among the cities that you can consider are Bormes-les-Mimosas, Cogolin, Hyères, Le Levandou, Plan-de-la-Tour, Biot, Valbonne, Mougins, Vence, Grasse, Fayence and Roquefort-les-Pins . The cities far from the coast are less crowded and you can find interesting rental properties at more affordable prices.

The departments in which the properties for rent in France were more numerous are:

Bouches-du-Rhône, Northern, Paris, Herault, Alpes-Maritimes, Haute-Garonne and Rhone which concentrate 30% of the rental market activity in France. It is interesting to note that Ile-de-France alone accounts for 18.8% of the leases made in 2018.

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