Dear Friends and Fellow Travelers,
Do you know about the French property expert Adrian Leeds?
She’s an HGTV House Hunters International super personality… published journalist and author… event coordinator… marketing, public relations, and communications expert…
And so much more than this!
She was our host at the Living and Investing in France Conference, September 27, 2021 at the Splendid Hotel & Spa in Nice, France…
And, recorded each one of the sessions.
First off, you’ll love listening to Adrian… she has the most interesting and amazing stories to share… and lots of them!
She’ll have you falling in love with France and the French lifestyle before the conference even gets started!
Plus, she’ll give you really solid advice…
Hands down, Adrian Leeds is the top authority on anything and everything you need or want to know about France.
Okay… so you’ve been dreaming about living and possibly investing in France…
Imagine if you could know what Adrian knows… plus have the advantage of her entire team working on your behalf!
Then… read on because I’ve arranged a way for you to get online access to get online access to all of the conference video recordings from our full-day, intensive gathering.
Plus… all of the PowerPoint presentations…
And on top of that, you’ll get a valuable Special Bonus…
Quite simply, for anyone who’s ever dreamed of living in France – either part-time or full-time, this is a one-of-a-kind resource that can help you:
I can assure you, there’s no other resource quite like Escape to France – you can thank author and diehard lover of France Steenie Harvey for that… and Tuula Rampont, IL’s France Correspondent for her updates.
In fact, you’ll be hearing from Tuula, a confirmed Francophile, when you sign up for our Conference Package. You’ll have a chance to listen in as she shares her passion for France – namely good food, great wine, and enjoying the two with friends and family – and her insights into a key topic of the conference… the visa and immigration process.
In just a moment, I’ll tell you about more exciting bonuses we have in store for you.
I’m genuinely sorry you weren’t with us in Nice for this extraordinary conference… but this is the next best thing.
With the Living and Investing in France Video Recordings & Conference Package, you’ll get all the insider tips and secrets shared by our experts at the live conference…
You’ll be fully prepared with critical information along with important resources and contacts you’ll need to make your move to France smooth and efficient – whether you’re looking to retire… invest… start a business… or you simply want to live a better, more affordable life.
Our conference features moving-to-France and property expert, Adrian Leeds… joined by her local, on-the-ground specialists.
Together they’ll show you how easy it can be to make your dreams come true…
How you can live in France…
And find a property to rent or buy…
Anywhere in this marvelous country your heart desires!
During this info-packed immersion about visiting… living… and investing in France…
That’s right! You’ll get all of this… and much more… from Adrian and her experts when you sign up for our Living and Investing in France Video Recording & Conference Package.
We’ll put you in touch with our “boots on the ground” contacts who will ensure you get answers to all your questions… you’re bound to come away with a host of valuable resources.
And in the process, you’ll have a chance to gain a wealth of information about this wonderful country.
The best part? You can enjoy this at your leisure… whenever you like… you’ll have the chance to hear great ideas from Adrian Leeds and her top France experts.
Believe me… this is a golden opportunity to get to know the famous and fabulous Cote d’Azur!
If your answer is yes to one or both questions, our info-packed complete France conference package was designed for you.
You’ll learn the essentials about this sought-after destination… and you’ll have a chance to get well prepared to make the very best decision for your future.
We’re delighted to present the formidable Frédéric Latty, Assistant Director and Pedagogical Advisor of the renowned Institut de Français in Villefranche-sur-Mer. It’s the country’s premier full language immersion program that has been turning out bona fide French speakers since 1969, all from a magnificent villa in Villefranche-sur-Mer overlooking a million dollar view of the Mediterranean – the port at Villefranche and Cap Ferrat.
Institut de Français
Kim Bingham will be with us… she’s our international mortgage broker, securing loans for non-resident buyers purchasing property across France. She runs the team of international mortgage brokers at Private-Rate.com and works with clients worldwide, finding financing solutions adapted to each individual’s needs. Kim will explain what it takes to get a mortgage in France…at today’s interest rates of under 1.5 percent!
Tuula Rampont from International Living will talk about how you can obtain the right to live and work in France. She’s IL’s France Correspondent, originally from Southern California, who also manages an English-language school in the city of Toulon. Tuula quickly became a confirmed Francophile and shares her passion for France regularly through blogging and freelance writing for International Living and others. At our conference, Tuula will share her insights into the visa and immigration process… one of the most important sessions of the conference.
We’re thrilled that Moneycorp’s Iva Slavtcheva is in our line-up. Moneycorp is a foreign exchange and international currency specialist based in London, with an office in Florida for American clients. They provide competitive exchange rates and are the professionals who will support you during your property purchase in France. They help secure the best rate possible – they’ll explain how to reduce the rate of exchange risk and take more control over your finances.
I’m certain you’ll want to hear what financial advisor Brian Dunhill has to say. Brian’s firm, Dunhill Financial is a team of international financial planners who specialize in working with American expats, and they have a wide scope of experience with multinational firms. This company offers independent advice and personalized solutions for each client based on their individual situations through aggregated planning and collaborating – they’re in a position to help with every aspect of your financial planning, including a way to fund a property purchase in France.
Our local and trusted interior designer Laura Poirier will talk about how to renovate and decorate your new Riviera abode. Most properties on offer need refreshing, if not a complete renovation. She’s worked with dozens of Adrian’s clients on the Côte d’Azur and updated their properties to perfection.
Carole Vangioni, our Riviera Notaire will be on hand to talk about the process of purchasing property in France. Carole is not only fluent in French and English, but she lived in the U.S. for many years which gives her the advantage of understanding expat’s needs. She’s responsive, efficient, and a creative thinker when it comes to the toughest questions. We’re sure you’ll hang on every word she has to say.
CPA, Pik Consulting
Benjamin Pik, of Pik Consulting has agreed to speak about French and U.S. taxation. He’s a dual French and American Certified Public Accountant admitted to practice public accounting both in France and in the U.S. Benjamin is bilingual in English and French, holds degrees from both the University Paris Dauphine (France) and from Concordia University (Canada). Prior to opening his own practice, he worked for eight years in international accounting firms across North America, the Middle East, and Europe where he coordinated French and foreign financial audits and provided advisory services. He won’t be in Nice at the time of our conference but he’s agreed to pre-record his presentation so we won’t miss a single, important word about this vital issue.
Adrian Leeds Group
Ella Dyer and Jennifer Parrette will be with Adrian throughout the conference and they’ll tell you all about buying property in France. Ella and Jennifer are Adrian’s search consultants on the ground in Nice, and they can find just about anything you’re looking for.
Ella’s varied career path has taken her from working at the Playboy Mansion to earning an MBA from The International University of Monaco. Jennifer launched her own real estate company in the southwest of France and she’s a perfect partner for Adrian’s team. Between these two, you couldn’t be in better hands.
If you’re seriously thinking about a move to France…
Get started with the Living and Investing in France Video Recordings and you’ll have a chance to listen in as Adrian and the team pinpoint areas where you’ll find the best property bargains and profit opportunities…
They’ll bring you up to speed and show you exactly where and how to find the best rental bargains too.
Now, take a moment and join me for a bit of history… and a brief tour of the French Rivera.
Often known in English as the French Riviera, the Cote d’Azur is the Mediterranean coastline of the southeast corner of France, and includes the sovereign state of Monaco.
At the end of the 18th century, it began as a winter health resort for the British upper class – one of the first modern resort areas. With the arrival of the railway in the mid-19th century, it became the playground and vacation spot for British, Russian and other aristocrats, and the likes of Queen Victoria and King Edward VII, when he was Price of Wales.
Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Edith Wharton, Somerset Maugham, and Aldous Huxley were among many “artists” who frequented this breathtaking coastline in the first half of the 20th century. After World War II, it became a popular tourist destination and convention site. Today, Elton John and Brigitte Bardot have homes in the region along with many other celebrities.
Officially the Cote d’Azur is home to 163 nationalities with about 84,000 foreign residents, but estimates of non-French nationals living here are often much higher.
The French Riviera surrounds the principality of Monaco with a total population of over two million. It also contains the seaside resorts of Cap-d’Ail, Beaulieu-sur-Mer, Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, Villefranche-sur-Mer, Antibes, Juan-les-Pins, Cannes, Saint-Raphael, Fréjus, Sainte Maxime and Saint-Tropez.
Nice is its largest city, with a population of approximately 347,000. The city is the center of a communauté urbaine – Nice-Côte d’Azur – bringing together 24 communes and over 500,000 inhabitants, with 933,000 residents in the urban area. Despite its size, Nice is an easy city to explore, with most places of interest focused around the central area.
Èze is famous worldwide for its hilltop view of the sea. Chapelle de la Sainte Croix is the oldest building in the village, dating back to 1306. Members of the lay order of the White Penitents of Èze, in charge of giving assistance to plague victims, held their meetings here. Thanks to its beauty and charm, this small medieval village attracts tourists and honeymooners, drawn to the gorgeous views, many shops, art galleries, hotels and restaurants.
Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat is considered the “Presquîle de Rêve” or Peninsula of Dreams, a perfectly preserved 282-hectare headland. No wonder so many rich and famous have villas here! Beaches and paths by the seaside pass luxurious mansions and magnificent gardens. At the beginning of the 20th century, King Léopold II of Belgium owned an estate on Cap-Ferrat and built several houses and an artificial lake. Villa des Cèdres is the main residence today, owned by the founder of Grand Marnier, Marnier-Lapostolle since 1924, and it’s now a private botanical garden called “Les Cèdres.”
Villefranche-sur-Mer is a town and seaside resort, a short distance east of Nice and close to the French border with Italy. On a site occupied since Roman times, ‘modern’ Villefranche was founded by Charles II of Anjou, the Count of Provence in 1925. Soon after, the town fell into the hands of the Dukes of Savoy and had Italian ownership until 1860, when the region was transferred back to France. Built on terraces up a steep hill, the town overlooks the azure blue sea and a beautiful Mediterranean bay below. It’s small enough that exploring is easy and main attractions can be comfortably reached from the center.
Menton is one of the most popular and vibrant destinations on the Riviera, a coastal town and resort with a lovely combination of the sea and port, the old town, and its magnificent gardens and villas. Mountains behind the town protect it from cold northerly weather and bless it with a fine climate even compared to the rest of the Cote d’Azur.
The French Riviera’s unparalleled beauty is sure to captivate you… and the more you learn, the more you’ll want to be right there… and have your own “boots on the ground.”
Sign up today for the Living and Investing in France Video Recordings & Conference Package and take that important first step toward living your “good life” in France!
Your questions can be anything related to:
Making the move
Starting a business
Setting up your finances
Finding temporary housing
Getting a mortgage
Finding property to purchase
Buying and owning property
Renting your property for profit
Renovating & decorating your property
Health care and insurance
Educating your children
Dealing with technology
Bridging cultural differences
Whether you’re retiring or looking for a second home… or starting that new life you’ve always dreamed of… this complete conference package will deliver what you need to set it in motion.
With the Living and Investing in France Video Recordings & Conference Package, you’ll have an advantage over those attending the conference.
You can watch the videos at your leisure… skip around to the presentations that interest you… take notes… and view them as many times as you like so you’re sure not to miss anything.
Just think about it… if you were to gather all of this information on your own, you’d spend thousands of dollars and months of your time knocking on doors, searching the internet, hanging out with attorneys and real estate agents.
It would be next to impossible to assemble everything that’s included in this package.
Simply put, this conference package is a good investment of time and money for anyone who’s dreaming of the “good life” and considering a move to France.
It’s worth every penny.
Right now you can secure your access for just $329 – a mere fraction of what attendees paid to join us in person in Nice, France.
All of the important information… the insider secrets and briefings… will all be captured in the France Package… plus the exciting bonuses I mentioned.
But you’ll need to act quickly… this early booking offer is only good through midnight on Friday, November 1, 2021.
This is the most cost-effective time to place your order – you’ll save $50 off the regular price… and pay $329… instead of $379.
Why not take that important first step today?
Secure yours now …
And get ready to start planning your dream life in France!
Barbara Sedita, Director
Opportunity Travel & Events