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by Sweaty Betty
Fri 03 Jan 2020 09:05
Forum: Welcome to the P-O. Life Forum
Topic: French or Spanish Pyrenees?
Replies: 10
Views: 2047

Re: French or Spanish Pyrenees?

Totally agree with the stability of the French Catalan region combined with all the wonderful services here. And of course the friendly expat community :D Renting is the best course so you can "try before you buy". Give me a shout if you are looking for a place as my friend has a little place suitab...
by Sweaty Betty
Thu 24 Oct 2019 07:36
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Luxens paint
Replies: 1
Views: 1687

Re: Luxens paint

Hi. As far as I aware, Weldom in Argeles is affiliated to Le Roy Merlin and their Service Department is very helpful. They stock Luxens paint too. Good luck!
by Sweaty Betty
Tue 17 Sep 2019 07:48
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Long Term Rentals
Replies: 7
Views: 1976

Re: Long Term Rentals

I missed your response. I will PM this morning.
by Sweaty Betty
Wed 24 Jul 2019 16:14
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Long Term Rentals
Replies: 7
Views: 1976

Re: Long Term Rentals

I have a friend who manages a small business specialising in long term rentals.
I will PM you but they have a website: www.villa-living.com
They very successfully found us a lovely house in the mountains, with views for a 2 year rental. And we are very happy here.
by Sweaty Betty
Wed 23 Jan 2019 09:36
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Longer rentals
Replies: 3
Views: 864

Longer rentals

I have been contacted by a few couples and families, all English or American, who are keen to rent long term. This could be anything from 3 to 6 months or a year or more. If your summer rentals are getting too "hot to handle" or you would prefer a more steady income, even whilst waiting for a buyer ...
by Sweaty Betty
Fri 09 Nov 2018 14:30
Forum: Airport Transport
Topic: Toulouse airport - Anyone wanting a lift this weekend?
Replies: 0
Views: 541

Toulouse airport - Anyone wanting a lift this weekend?

Picking up from Toulouse airport this evening and returning Sunday afternoon.
Anyone need a lift?
by Sweaty Betty
Thu 10 May 2018 14:14
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: long term rental in Perpignan
Replies: 5
Views: 1819

Apartment in Perpignan

Hi, My friend, Caroline has an apartment in Perpignan available for long let. With parking too!
Do contact her on: caroline@perpignan-properties.com
by Sweaty Betty
Thu 16 Nov 2017 11:02
Forum: Airport Transport
Topic: Argeles to Beziers Airport - anyone going Sat 18?
Replies: 0
Views: 915

Argeles to Beziers Airport - anyone going Sat 18?

Need to be at Beziers Airport for 16.00. Anybody going that way?
by Sweaty Betty
Thu 16 Nov 2017 10:57
Forum: Travel
Topic: Need to get two suitcases to UK
Replies: 8
Views: 3022

I have a friend who does a regular run to UK and back. Reliable and honest.
Give him a call - Chris Bland. jayseabea@hotmail.com +44 (7841) 220980
He will definitely be able to help.
by Sweaty Betty
Fri 18 Aug 2017 16:24
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Le Soler?
Replies: 16
Views: 5171

Le Soler explore

Le Soler is a small busy buzzy village on the outskirts of Perpignan so has good road connections. Although there is an industrial area nearby, which is great for any maintenance or other shopping, there is also a great lake and picnic space for families, a couple of restaurants, a good village cent...
by Sweaty Betty
Sun 23 Jul 2017 20:15
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Wanted. Small house near Arles sur Tech.
Replies: 0
Views: 1112

Wanted. Small house near Arles sur Tech.

September to end May. 2 bedrooms and small garden.
Please contact me if you have anything for this family.
by Sweaty Betty
Fri 09 Jun 2017 18:19
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Port Vendres Villa wanted
Replies: 0
Views: 1262

Port Vendres Villa wanted

A film company has contacted me looking for well furnished, serviced clean villas and apartments in Port Vendres, with parking if possible, from 02 Sept to 21 Oct continuously.
If you have a property which might be suitable, please private message me.
Thank you.
by Sweaty Betty
Wed 17 May 2017 05:36
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Solicitor required - problem following sale of house
Replies: 12
Views: 4089

English speaking notaire

May I suggest Maitre Phillippe at Argeles sur Mer - he studied in UK and as so has clear understanding of both systems. Bon Courage.
by Sweaty Betty
Wed 19 Apr 2017 19:33
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Small house with garden wanted for long let
Replies: 0
Views: 1274

Small house with garden wanted for long let

Looking for a small house with a garden for a long let - 2 years plus.
With two adults working from home, good internet is needed. Safe and winter warm for 3 young children and close by schools and other amenities. Sorede, St. Genis might be a good start
Anyone know of anything suitable?
by Sweaty Betty
Wed 08 Mar 2017 17:14
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: How difficult it is to find rental accomodations for winter
Replies: 4
Views: 2858

There is a little house in Tressere which is always available from October thur to April every year. PM for more info.
by Sweaty Betty
Mon 06 Mar 2017 17:03
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Can you recommend a carrier to bring items back to the UK?
Replies: 4
Views: 2392

Yes, and this will also raise a smile: his email address is jayseabea@hotmail.com

:D
by Sweaty Betty
Mon 06 Mar 2017 15:42
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Can you recommend a carrier to bring items back to the UK?
Replies: 4
Views: 2392

Carrier UK/France/UK

We know a guy that does regular trips to this part of the world. Chris is great, trackable, receives parcels, buys paint and all kinds of things. Thoroughly trustworthy. Highly recommended.

Contact him on www.fourgonconclusions.co.uk He is down here later this week too!
8)
by Sweaty Betty
Sun 05 Feb 2017 10:55
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Dusters at Dawn
Replies: 0
Views: 1347

Dusters at Dawn

Before the start of your rental season - give a thought to booking in your Spring Clean! A team of mature ladies experienced and professional, willing to undertake spring cleaning/post builders/emergency/pre-after sales/flooding. Or just if you are feeling lazy? Rubber gloves at the ready = so book ...
by Sweaty Betty
Mon 23 Jan 2017 16:31
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Long let required for family - Wifi!
Replies: 0
Views: 1364

Long let required for family - Wifi!

Family looking for long let(12 months) from March in 3 bed house, with small garden near schools. Must be warm, cosy and have good internet.
PM me please.
by Sweaty Betty
Wed 11 Jan 2017 15:35
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: House clearance - how to dispose of items
Replies: 4
Views: 2394

House Clearance

I have sent you a PM but very happy to help.
My business is helping second and holiday home owners, and mostly professional cleaning, decluttering, post building and pre-after sale services.

Do contact me.
by Sweaty Betty
Fri 21 Oct 2016 16:06
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Long-Term Accommodation In Or Near Céret For 2017?
Replies: 4
Views: 2410

Long term let

My friend has a house near Le Boulou which may be of interest.
If you send me a private reply then I can pass on the details if not too late!
by Sweaty Betty
Tue 30 Aug 2016 12:21
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Wanted 6+ month rental September onwards...
Replies: 1
Views: 1747

Hi,
Did you find somewhere for a long let from September?
Have a few ideas.
Tressere? Palau del Vidre?
by Sweaty Betty
Mon 06 Jun 2016 11:27
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Classic Bike for Sale - Suzuki 1978 GS750
Replies: 0
Views: 1258

Classic Bike for Sale - Suzuki 1978 GS750

My riding days are long gone, and I have to accept that my precious restored bike needs a new owner. I brought the bike over in 2004 and never ridden it here. It was restored in 1996 and has done only 500 miles since then. Current mileage 41,600. Now in standard trim. £1650. Lots of photos but visit...
by Sweaty Betty
Mon 06 Jun 2016 11:21
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Accom Required Nr Rivesaltes
Replies: 5
Views: 2664

Would a place in Estagel suit you? Lovely spacious house in the village with a courtyard garden?
by Sweaty Betty
Sat 07 May 2016 14:11
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: accom wanted
Replies: 7
Views: 3255

Would this be available for a long let?
Kindly contact me directly or give me your contact details. Thank you.
by Sweaty Betty
Sat 07 May 2016 13:39
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: accom wanted
Replies: 7
Views: 3255

Holiday lets

Hi, Opas didnt get back to me for the two weeks in July. But I am always looking for holiday accommodation as have lots of enquiries and for long lets. At the moment, I have a lady looking for September during term time with a dog (children at university) another couple looking for reasonable size h...
by Sweaty Betty
Sat 12 Mar 2016 17:33
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: accom wanted
Replies: 7
Views: 3255

Villa Rental - 15 JUly

Hi, I have one which is available.
Please contact me directly.
by Sweaty Betty
Thu 04 Sep 2014 18:48
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Long lets available.
Replies: 4
Views: 2989

Long lets available.

I am being flooded with enquiries for long lets, 6, 9, 10 and 12 months. So if you have a property which is empty over the winter, please let me know.
One family from US with 4 little children urgently looking in Sorede - 3 beds minimum. Thanks.
by Sweaty Betty
Thu 12 Sep 2013 08:35
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: American family want village house in Alberes
Replies: 1
Views: 1857

Did nobody in Sorede or the local area have anywhere to rent

Is there anyone interested in long lets out there?

Either to rent or looking?
by Sweaty Betty
Thu 12 Sep 2013 08:29
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Make $$$ from your property in France
Replies: 11
Views: 4301

On a more serious note, please let me know if you have a second home or rental property and need to make extra cash in the low season! I am always being asked for available properties!