Renting your property on the French Riviera

The seasonal rentals sector is a busy and growing area of activity for the Riviera property market. Whether your property is your own home or an investment, it is essential you entrust the process to experienced and respected agents.

The area draws visitors old and new alike and many return annually looking forward to experiencing life on the Riviera and all it has to offer.The profile of tenants varies depending on location and property but Savills assists tenants from all over the world, ranging from individuals searching for a central apartment to families looking for a summer retreat.

Savills will guide you through the rental process, helping secure a tenant and also clearly explaining your responsibilities as a landlord and what this means for you. Please do not hesitate to contact our Luxury Seasonal Rentals team to discuss your needs, we would be delighted to assist.

As a landlord, a rental will involve a series of tasks from deciding on the correct marketing figure though to the paperwork. There are a number of steps you can take to make this process easier, these include:

  • Preparing your property for the marketing process
  • Organizing access for viewings
  • Ensuring your property is safe to rent and complies with all regulations
  • Paperwork - Having all data regarding your property collated, ensures that when a tenant is found the rental process can move quickly.
  • Tax - We advise landlords to seek independent, professional advice regarding how renting your property affects your tax status.

Key contact

Alex Balkin

Alex Balkin

Executive Director
Savills French Riviera & French Alps


+33 (0) 4 93 87 41 15