Located in the South-East of France, Côte d'Azur covers part of the Bouches du Rhone, the Var department, the Maritimes Alps and the Principality of Monaco.
Its geographical position gives it the advantage of a Mediterranean climate, soft and sunny.
Moreover, Cote d'Azur benefits from a wide range of landscapes: the charm of its sunny beaches, the Calanques of the Provences coastline, which offer a protected and idyllic panorama, but also landscapes made up of valleys dedicated to the agriculture and vines.
All these elements make the Cote d'Azur a place highly appreciated by foreign investors.
The activities developed by tourism and economics activities allow prestigious real estate, hotels, restaurants and ultra-luxurious shops to continue their development. All these aspects make the luxury real estate market in the French Riviera one of the most attractive and dynamic market in France.
Even though market prices have declined over the last five years, considering it to be stalled, the market has been stable since 2014. It allowed a slight increase in prices. This stabilization has led to an increase in available offers at more competitive prices. As a result, in areas such as Nice, Antibes and Cannes, the number of transactions is up. Saint‐Tropez hadn’t been spared, after having exceptional years, and experienced crisis. But since 2016 transactions has begun to restart. Today, investing in Cote d’Azur is also a guarantee of profitability. In addition, foreign buyers have favorable legislation and benefit from the euro decrease against dollar. These elements allowed to relaunch a market frozen since few years.
Cote d'Azur represents the coastal region of the Mediterranean sea that extends from the Italian border in the East to the department of the Var in the West.
It includes the cities of Monaco, Nice, Antibes, Cannes, and Saint-Tropez that make up the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur area. Discover through our selection, the luxury hotspots of each of these cities.
Receiving tens of millions of tourists every year, France is a dynamic country which has a lot to offer. Seduced by its sophisticated gastronomy, its marvellous cultural heritage and its diverse landscapes, foreign visitors will be pleased by the authenticity of its towns, the trendiness of its seaside resorts and the liveliness of its capital.
France enjoys a temperate climate, precipitations are equally distributed all over the year and temperatures are mild. However, each region have its own climate, due to their specific altitude and their proximity or not to the sea.