Real estate: home sales on the rise in Limoges

Real estate: home sales on the rise in Limoges

Real estate sales are surging in some regions, such as Limoges (Haute-Vienne). The health crisis benefits selling owners and real estate agencies.

Real estate: real estate sales on the rise in Limoges

A retired couple is the first to visit a house in Limoges (Haute-Vienne), which has just been put on the market. But they will have to hurry if they want to position themselves, because behind them, 17 other people are waiting to visit it. “The western sector, we have almost no property on the market. We have a few, and as soon as there are any, they leave either during the day or during the week ”, says the real estate agent.

Soaring prices

“Limoges is the cheapest city of more than 100,000 inhabitants in France (…). In Limoges, you can find accommodation, you can own and pay less than rent. Today, with rates that remain extremely low, and properties that are still attractive, people are buying ”, he continues. Thus, prices are soaring in the city, with an increase of between 10 and 17% over the past year.