ABOUT US AND OUR SERVICE
West France Direct is a UK based partnership run by Anthony and Gillie Pearce.
They have an enormous amount of experience in selling hundreds of properties
since 2002 in south west France and covering the Tarn et Garonne, the Lot, Tarn
and Aveyron. They have been based in the town of Caylus in the Tarn et Garonne
working in close partnership with a number of well established and reputable
French agencies and selling primarily to English speaking buyers anything from
derelict cottages and barns to large country houses and magnificent chateaux.
Anthony and Gillie returned to the UK and set up Allez South West France Direct
in order to continue to find buyers for vendors in France but with a
significant difference. In order to reduce the purchasing cost the buyer does
not pay agency commission as per the traditional way of buying a property in
France. The only extra charge over and above the advertised sale price are the
notaire’s fees and government charges, stamp duty and TVA (VAT).
is required to pay an Advertiser’s Fee upfront and the Introducer’s Fee once a
sale is made and this is based on the agreed price of the property.
they offering that is different to other direct sales companies?
France Direct will not only put the prospective buyer in touch with the seller but
when an offer is made and accepted they will help to facilitate the sale by
offering advice whenever necessary right the way through to completion and by
liaising with French notaires, many of whom they have had dealings with over
Buying any property can be a stressful business at the best of times,
let alone in a foreign country in a foreign language! Our service will help you
to find your ideal property and then give you the peace of mind to enjoy it. We
will help you deal with the language and legal system ensuring that
whatever needs to be done will be done at the correct time thereby minimising
all the hassle.
Allez SW France Direct also offers a superb selection of properties
available to buy through our team at our well established partner agency
L’Esprit du Sud in the Tarn near to Toulouse covering the Golden Triangle of
Albi, Cordes sur Ciel and Gaillac. The prices of these properties will include commission
charged by the agent.
SELLING A PROPERTY
SW France Direct vendors benefit from the large number of contacts available
worldwide who may be interested in purchasing their properties and also by our
extensive advertising coverage with major portals such as Rightmove and French
pays the Advertiser’s Fee of £300 upfront and once a sale has been successfully
completed there is a commission payable and this is dependent on the agreed
sale price of the property.
other fees payable by the seller relate to the Diagnostics and Drainage
inspections settled directly with the relevant companies and authorities. If
there is any liability for Capital Gains Tax (‘Plus Value’) then this will be
calculated by the notaire and deducted from the proceeds of the sale.