Chamonix - Chamonix Mont Blanc - French Alps
€960,000 - €2.05m
Discover this new-build ski apartment for sale in Chamonix, one of the most iconic ski resorts in the French Alps. Situated in the heart of the town, this boutique collection of six apartments is just a few minutes from the Savoy ski lift, which takes skiers up to the beginner’s slopes. From here, skiers can walk one minute to the Brévent ski lift which will take them up to the rest of the ski domain.
This new-build project comprises six south-facing apartments with between two and five bedrooms, fully equipped kitchens and bathrooms. Plus, future owners have the option to personalise the finishes. All properties benefit from a balcony, garden or terrace and enjoy stunning views of the Mont Blanc. A ski locker is included with all properties and there is the option to add a cellar and a garage for an additional fee.
The property itself features unique modern architecture which is inspired by traditional buildings and the historic hotels in Chamonix.
As a new-build property, future owners will benefit from reduced notary fees of 2-2.5% and will also have the opportunity to apply for a VAT rebate if they decide to rent out their apartment when they are not using it. For these properties, it is possible to recover between €160,000 and €341,666 in VAT.
Chamonix is a true year-round town which means that it is possible to generate rental income in the summer months as well as during the ski season. From golf to hiking, there is plenty to do in the warmer months and, according to the tourism office, the number of overnight stays in the summer has risen by 100,000 between 2018 and 2019.
Welcoming skiers since 1906, Chamonix is one of the oldest ski resorts in the French Alps as well as the host of the first winter Olympics. Often the go-to destination for advanced skiers, this resort boasts 119 slopes. Whilst skiing is certainly the main draw, Chamonix has plenty to offer away from the slopes too such as ice skating, golf and hiking with 350km of marked trails to explore. The village is home to a fantastic selection of bars and restaurants, including Albert 1er which has been awarded 2 Michelin Stars.
Careful to retain its rustic charm, Chamonix has grown organically over the years and is a Flocon Vert resort thanks to its commitment to sustainability.
One of France's first ski resorts, Chamonix is something of an iconic destination, welcoming skiers since 1906. Bordering Mont Blanc, it's proximity to the mountain provides a pull, yet its the dazzling array of pistes that has positioned it as a go-to for experienced skiers on the trail of fresh, virgin powder. Its endless lift system extends u...