We’ve a fantastic choice of new build ski properties, and each one offers investors and second home seekers something special - but how do you decide what it is you’re looking for? Every owner has different needs, but a few initial questions will help you decide which of our beautiful new developments makes it to your short list.
1. How much will you use your property?
Are you looking for somewhere that you’ll use for a few weeks in winter, with the rest of the year focused on rental income? Or are you dreaming of a year round retreat where you can enjoy summer hikes or thrilling MTB trails? Being honest about your usage will help you choose the right type of property in the ideal location for your needs.
2. Who will manage your property?
Your first ski property dreams may well be of a beautiful remote chalet, and while these can be truly wonderful, it’s worth considering the practicalities of managing your ski property from overseas. Many new developments include full management, so you don’t have to worry about being there to tackle any rare but potentially nightmarish eventualities like an errant leak.
3. What is essential to you?
New build ski properties offer superb interiors, bespoke furnishings, as well as practical conveniences like ski rooms, private parking and top quality security systems. There will be some features that are essential to you - are you looking for somewhere with stunning alpine views from floor to ceiling windows?
Maybe you love the idea of an apartment attached to a resort so you can indulge in great cuisine, and superb wellness facilities just moments from the comfort of your own home. Whatever your priorities, your perfect new build ski apartment is waiting for you, and our expert team is on hand to help you find it.
If you are considering buying any type of investment apartment or ski property in France, take a look at our SnowOnly Buyer’s Guides We also offer a wide range of Investment guides for each of the ski resorts.
In light of the current global challenges, we’ve also put together some thoughts on how to continue your property hunt during Covid-19.
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