Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Chateau Vaugoubert France, estate of the day

April 11, 2013 - Aquitaine
This charming chateau is located in France’s historical Périgord region, one of Europe’s most untouched regions, and an area renowned for its cuisine, particularly delicacies like foie gras and the famed Bergerac wines.

Knights Templar Castle for Sale in France

November 13, 2012 - Aquitaine
Fans of “Angels and Demons” and its predecessor, “The Da Vinci Code”, will undoubtedly be drawn to this castle for sale in France.

Chinese investors develop a taste for French vineyards

February 18, 2011 - Aquitaine
Cash rich mainland Chinese investors have developed a nose for fine wine and are on the hunt for vineyards in France.

Chinese investment in Lalande de Pomerol

February 01, 2011 - Aquitaine
Philippe Raoux, owner of Chateau d'Arsac in Margaux and wine tourism complex La Winery, has become the latest Bordeaux winemaker to sell property to a Chinese buyer.

Three Musketeers Castle, France

August 12, 2010 - Aquitaine
Château d’Arricau-Bordes, the French chateau that inspired Alexander Dumas’s famous novel The Three Musketeers, is back on the market. The 18th century castle was once the home of Comte Jean-Paul Montesquiou d’Artagnan, uncle of the illustrious musketeer who helped inspire the novel. The castle was restored in the seventies when the medieval buildings earned the listing of Monument Historique, and four years ago it was bought by British billionaire Robert Shetler-Jones who promptly redid the interior.