Find new home sellers for a chance of earning hundreds in commission

Do you know anyone who is selling a house in France? Introduce them to Immogo for a chance of earning a big commission! Everybody living in France for a while will probably get to know people selling their house. Retired people retuning to the UK, English friends or French neighbours ...

Rapid decline in property prices in France

According to the notaries in France - and they should know because they've already seen the preliminary deeds pass through their offices - the property prices in France are going to plummet with 7% in the next two months. Seven percent! In two months! There are several developments behind this rapid and ...

Attract French, Dutch and German buyers with a good property translation

If you want to sell your property in France, you can augment your chances with an international advert on free as well as paid sites in France, the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland and of course the UK. International advertising is especially interesting if you are selling a typical 'holiday home', ...

“We take the commission from the buyer.” Yeah, right.

Apart from trying to find buyers for the owners advertising on our site Immogo, I'm also selling my own house. Just now, I received the following email: Dear vendor, I would like to introduce myself to you. My name is Xxxx and I work for Xxxx-Immobilier. I have noticed your ...

How to copy and paste a link that does not work

Adding your property for sale in France to the international advertising site Immogo, starts with registering as an Immogo seller with this form: As soon as you have completed this form and clicked 'Send', Immogo will ask you to validate your identity and your mail address by sending you an ...

Sell through Immogo? Make sure you have a clear arrangement with your ‘agent immobilier’.

French property agents and their UK intermediaries are not fond of Immogo. We support the private seller in his quest to find a private buyer. And of course it irks them to see we only ask 1% whereas they – with their more comprehensive services and bigger risks (hence expensive ...

The history of Immogo

Being the first of a new concept in property advertising, Immogo had to surmount quite some opposition, namely from the french property agents. The founder, gregor Hakkenberg, had to fight a law suit, suffer a defeat, get back up for the subsequent appeal to finally celebrate the victory. Gregor described ...

Gregor Hakkenberg returns to Immogo

We are pleased to announce that after several years of absence the creator and founder of our unique property site, Gregor Hakkenberg van Gaasbeek, will return to the Immogo team. With his extensive experience in advertising and his knowledge of the Internet and search engine optimization Gregor will be working ...

A lower price leads to impressive success including a sale

One of our advertisers had been trying to sell her house for several years. The end of 2011, forced by quite sad circumstances, she decided to reduce its price from 525,000 to 420,000 euros. A really good price for this beautiful villa with a large pool in the Provence. Just ...

France still the most popular for British buyers

In it's quarterly report the Overseas Guides Company states that France is still the favourite place to buy a second home for britons. With 22%, France leads the popularity charts, closely followed by Span (16%) and the USA (15%). These last two countries are increasingly popular due to the continuous ...

Buying a home in France without a property agent – free objective advice

Are you considering buying a house in France? Remember that many estate agents in France are extremely expensive (up to 9%!). And it is not very complicated to do business directly with the owner. How to go about it? All the information you need is available on the Internet. We’ll ...

The steady fall of property prices in France 2012

News about the development of property prices in France. In the first trimester of 2012, the big Real estate Agency chain Century 21 has sold 11.4% less houses than in the same period last year. On a national level, the average price went down 2.1%. Prices in Paris stopped going ...