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The Top 5 Ski Resorts to Visit in Summer

So, you’re choosing the best places to buy a ski property. You’ve looked at transfer times, après ski bars, property selection, and the price range; but what about the little known bonus that is dual seasonality? Is this resort going to be worth visiting during winter? Summers in the Alps...

Posted on 11 August 2021

Chamonix in Summer – Activity Holidays in France

Chamonix in summer is just as delightful as the winter. This French Alps destination is one of the best ski resorts to enjoy a world away from the snow. Famously known for hosting the 1924 winter Olympics, it is quick and easy to get to, with its close distance to...

Posted on 21 July 2021

5 Amazing, Easy to Reach Alpine Hikes

If you’re as into hiking as you are skiing, choosing a ski resort can be about more than just the ski slopes. As Europe’s premier mountain range, the Alps are home to more than a few famous hiking routes. Many of these routes are centred around Chamonix and Mont Blanc,...

Posted on 10 July 2021

The Top 5 Ski Areas with Over 250km of Slopes

When you’re choosing a ski resort, it can be tricky to balance the most important things on your checklist. Which aspects are you happy to compromise on? What are you really looking for out of your ski resort? Whatever the answer to that, I’d argue that a great ski area...

Posted on 30 June 2021

The Top 5 Ski Resorts You can Reach by Private Jet

When travelling commercially has you in the dumps, swapping to private can be the ultimate step. Once you’ve started flying by private jet it’s impossible to imagine going back. That’s why, when you’re looking at where to buy a ski property, it’s nice to consider what your transfer options might...

Posted on 23 June 2021

7 Top Tips for Buying a Ski Property

When you're buying a ski property, the aspects and features you would consider vital if you were buying elsewhere are different. To make your property hunt easier, we’ve decided to give you our top tips for buying a ski property this summer.  After all, property purchase is becoming an increasingly...

Posted on 17 June 2021

The Best Dual Season Ski Resort to Buy Property in France

When buying a ski property, every buyer should ask what is the best dual season ski resort to invest in. Of course, other criteria ensure a wise investment, but dual season resorts drive the French alps property market. After all, you can now get away from Spring through summer to...

Posted on 14 June 2021

5 Ski Resorts That are Close to a Vineyard

Is there any better way to end the day on the ski slopes than with a glass of wine? Well, maybe, but spending your evenings drinking locally produced wine from Alpine vineyards is still pretty fantastic. When you’re considering the best places to buy a ski property, the presence of...

Posted on 12 June 2021

Where Should You Buy a Ski Property, if You’re a Golfer?

When it comes to sports you can enjoy in the Alps during the sweltering August heat, you might be surprised to know that golf is a popular choice. While not every ski resort has a great, gold standard golf course on hand, many do have high-altitude short courses. If you’re...

Posted on 08 June 2021

Finding the Finest Food in the Alps: 5 Ski Resorts You’ll See in the Michelin Guide

Every skier and snowboarder has one thing on their mind at the end of a long day on the slopes; where can I finish the day off with some great food? When you’re thinking about where to buy a ski property, the quality of the local restaurants is an important...

Posted on 05 June 2021