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Moving to and Living in France 2017 - 164 pages - Updated
Published: June 2017
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Reprinted Summer 2017 to include updated information on Brexit and its impact on Britons in France.
PLUS: President Macron's plans for change

The Connexion's 2017 Moving to and Living in France guide is the seventh edition and comprises of 164 pages of essential information covering a range of subjects to take you through the basics of the practical side of life in France.

The guide is aimed at people looking to move to France as well as those who have already made the move. The information has been researched by our journalists, who have all made the move here, and compiled with the help of experts in their respective fields.

Topics covered include:
*The rules for buying property
*How to come out of the UK system and into the French one
*Exportable benefits
*Choosing a region in France
*Culture shock
*Owning a second home
*Renovation help
*Different bank accounts
*Getting a mortgages
*Overview of French inheritance Law
*New UK pension rules
*Entering the healthcare system
*Making a Living
*The school system
*Retiring here

+ Brexit and its impact on Britons in France

+ Useful community / association contacts 

+ Reader questions and answers 

+ Real Life stories and tip from people who moved across this year

+ Directory of businesses serving English-speakers in France

Since launching The Connexion 15 years ago, we have received thousands of queries from readers requesting explanations of aspects of France they find confusing. Moving to and Living in France is our introduction to some of the information which helps to make a successful new life in France. 

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