It can be tempting to want to buy an apartment in Nice. You may be attracted by the quality of the climate on the Côte d’Azur, the uniqueness of the area (between sea and mountain) or by the lyrical accent of the local people. But when it comes to defining a town for buying property the task becomes more complex. Today I suggest some destinations where you can buy a luxury property depending on your interests.
Admirer of Art? Buy your luxury villa in Saint Paul de Vence
There are several workshops and Art galleries in Saint Paul de Vence.
Saint-Paul-de-Vence, located on an exceptional site, has attracted artists for many years. Matisse, Modigliani and Chagall lived there attracted by this charming medieval village and the quality of light there. There will be a halo of prestige about your house coming from art.
Keen on perfume? Buy your luxury villa in Eze
This part of Eze village is better known locally as the “eyrie”
The small village of Eze is in an exceptional position, astride a rocky slope. Located near Nice, it made its reputation on perfumeries which provide a living for part of the population. There is also Nietzsche’s road where the philosopher, his head full of thoughts, used to enjoy a walk during his years in Nice. Overhanging the Mediterranean, this path has an incredible view of the sea.
Mad about water sports? Buy your luxury villa in Villefranche sur mer
Enjoy the beauty of Villefranche harbour.
Pleasure boat lovers will be delighted with Villefranche-sur-mer for the quality of the port and the beauty of the Mediterranean. Buy a villa with sea view in Villefranche sur mer (www.haussmannrealestate.com/buying/villa/villefranche/) and enjoy the parade of sailboats from early morning. You can also visit the Saint-Pierre chapel, decorated by Jean Cocteau. Villefranche-sur-mer is very near Cannes : an ideal location if you wish to follow the famous festival.
Admirer of modern architecture? Buy your luxury villa in Monaco
Hercule Port is surrounded by architecturally designed modern skyscrapers.
Investing in a high-class house often means choosing a contemporary style. What town other than Monaco can provide a home both modern, elegant and luxury in style? That’s because the Principality is the place of modern architecture where numerous personalities of sport, show-business and business choose to reside.
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