Recommended Ski Property Developers in France

So, you have decided to buy a ski property in France this coming winter, maybe your first maybe you are a serial buyer. However, SnowOnly has put together a list of developers that are trusted and reliable to deliver you a wonderful ski property to enjoy time and time again.

Firstly, what are the advantages of buying a ski property in a new development rather than an existing property?

  1. Potential to customize your property
  2. New modern materials
  3. Modern features
  4. In house rental and property management
  5. Reduced Notary fees and stamp duty are 2.5% instead of 6-7% on resale property
  6. * Reclaim the 20% VAT

* Buying in a new development has its benefits, French and foreign buyers can reclaim the VAT (20 %) on the price of new-build property by committing to renting out their property for a period of 20 years. Under French tax rules, VAT of 20 % is added to the basic purchase price of off-plan properties in France.

How do leaseback schemes for ski properties in France work?

MGM French Properties

MGM French properties have over 10 years of helping buyers find their ideal home in the French Alps. Their properties are sold fully furnished which means it is hassle free and you can just enjoy the process.

See which developments the MGM are offering for sale


Priams are an independent developer and construction company based in Annecy, France.  Priams are specialists in eco-friendly residential properties.  They are skilled at building new energy efficient and are ready for the future to meet with all environmental regulations. This will give added value to your real estate as there is a growing number of people that will find this an extremely important part of any property purchase.

See whicb developments Priams are offering for sale.

One-bedroom apartment in Megeve. Click on the image to view the property.


Promoteam are a property developer based in Morzine with developments in Les Gets and Morzine in the Portes Du Soleil region with over 600km of runs.

Promoteam strive to build dreams in the mountains for their buyers. With the location they have in Morzine, we would say that this would be a dream for most ski property buyers. Promoteam offer Quality, comfort and Respect.

See the developments Promoteam are offering for sale

One-bedroom apartment in Morzine 30m from the Plemty cable car. Click on the image to view the property.


Nexalia is a developer that has been operating for 30 years , offering the best choice of locations to maximize the best performance of your property investment.

Nexalia offer a wide range of property throughout the alps, Portes Du Soleil, Les 3 Vallees,  Paradiski, to name a few.

See which developments Nexalia are offering for sale

Superb ski apartment in Saint Gervais. Click on the image to view the property.


Alpine Lodges make the entire process of buying a property very easy, backed up by a superb after sales team that will offer specialist rental options and property management meaning the only difficulty for you is choosing which property to buy and how much you are going to enjoy it, When you are not using it you can trust that it is being fully taken care of.

Alpine Lodges offers properties in some of the most well known resorts in the world, Meribel, Tignes, Val D’isere,  Courchevel, are some of the areas that Alpine Lodges are selling ski property.

See which developments Alpine Lodges are offering for sale.

Penthouse in Meribel Click on the image to view the property.

If any of these developments are appealing to you then you might want to consider reading our SnowOnly Buyer’s Guides and our guide on buying a French property after Brexit. We also offer a wide range of  Investment guides for each of the ski resorts in resorts in France.

If you are looking for finance for your property purchase, we would recommend you contact our French partners who can offer you mortgages, tax, finance and insurance.