Cote d Azur - South of France
This brand-new apartment for sale in Saint-Raphaël in the South of France occupies a fantastic location 150m from Camp Long beach which is one of the French Riviera’s best beaches and a firm family favourite as this sandy cove is sheltered by Esterel’s iconic red rocks, making it perfect for children. Whilst encompassed by lush greenery, this Saint-Raphaël property has all amenities – shops, restaurants, a bar and a bakery – within walking distance.
One of the largest residences in an exciting new-build development with a lift built in a traditional Mediterranean style, this property for sale in Saint-Raphaël spans 95 sqm on the second floor. Ideal for small families, this apartment comprises three bright double bedrooms with large sliding glass doors that open up to a 28 sqm terrace. There is plenty of space for unwinding after a day at the beach with an open-plan living and dining area which opens up to a second terrace. Created by a well-known developer the property has tiled floors throughout, an equipped bathroom and air conditioning. Future owners will also benefit from access to a concierge service and two underground parking spaces are included in the price. A cellar may be purchased for an additional cost.
At €5,780 per sqm, this Saint-Raphaël property is well priced for the French Riviera given its location and there is also the potential for capital appreciation over the coming years as property prices in this area have risen by 14% over the past six months.
As a new-build property, the future owner will have the option to reclaim the 20% VAT from the property purchase price if they decide to rent it out when not in use. If this is something of interest, please do get in touch and our in-house client relations team can help you with the process. In addition, as a new-build, this property has a notary fee of 2%, which is significantly lower than the buying costs for existing properties (7-8%).
Situated between Cannes and Saint-Tropez and set against a dramatic backdrop of red mountains, the commune of Saint-Raphaël has 36km of coastline bordering the azure waters of the Mediterranean sea. It’s a dynamic area and each neighbourhood has its own identity.
There are 30 beaches where you can bask in the favourable Mediterranean climate, go sailing or even deep-sea diving. If you can tear yourself away from the beach, there is plenty to enjoy further inland such as a round of golf with a view at one of Saint-Raphaël’s three golf courses, exploring the historic old town or visiting the casino.
The Côte d’Azur, which has no strict borders, is said to range from the Italian border all the way to the town of Toulon or Cassis in the west. The area has hosted some of the world’s most iconic figures throughout its day, from Queen Victoria to Matisse and Picasso. Opinions on the Côte d’Azur are quite varied: some still consider it a fantasti...