Ask the agent
No one knows the area like a local estate agent. We asked Charente Immobilier, for the inside track on Charente
What’s the most unusual property you have sold in the past?
There is quite a variety – from an old police station (with cells) to a house built entirely from fossils. We even had a house with a large underground church dug out of the rock.
How much would you expect to pay for:
a detached property with land in good condition? Prices can vary significantly depending on location. A traditional charentaise country house with land and perhaps a pool will probably start at around €300,000. More modest country houses start at €150,000.
a three-bedroom townhouse? A three-bedroom townhouse without a garden in a popular town like Jarnac or Cognac will start at around €150,000. Larger townhouses with gardens start at around €200,000 and the sky can then be the limit!
a renovation opportunity? We do not have many true renovation projects on our books at the moment, but we