How much can you negotiate a property price with a vendor without being rejected? According to a study conducted by LPI-SeLoger surveying 2,000 real estate agents across France, there is some positive news for prospective buyers! Negotiation margins have dropped significantly to an average of 4.3%, which equates to 3.7% for apartments and 5% for houses. The data implies that this is due to the increasing pressure from buyers to keep property prices affordable.
“There is good news for prospective property buyers in France, as margins of negotiation have dropped to an average of 4.3% across the country (3.7% for apartments and 5% for houses).”
Rory Ramsden is a French property finder and buyer's agent working for high net worth private clients wishing to buy a chateau, manor or vineyard in the south west of France. He has lived in France for 8 years after spending time travelling the world on business.
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