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The Pavillon de l’Arsenal is hosting a special exhibition showcasing the impact architects from Japan have had on . From the first building in 1927 to the dozen projects currently underway.
The renovation of the Hotel de Crillon that began in 2013 has finally been completed, bringing an 18th-century building into the 21st.
Ever wondered where the Haussmannian legacy is strongest, or where ’ oldest buildings are to be found? A new map from the city hall’s official urban planning think-tank illustrates the capital’s age using the most comprehensive database of building records to date.
The Abbey of Pontlevoy in Loir-et-Cher did not find any takers at an auction organized in late December. Now no one knows what will become of the building – common trend for religious buildings looking for buyers, and a lot of questions arise. Built in 1034, the Abbey of Pontlevoy has 8,900 square meters of […]
The Mas de Notre-Dame de Vie, in Mougins, the house where Pablo Picasso lived towards the end of his life, could soon be auctioned off. A property named “Mas de Notre Dame de Vie,” the former residence of Pablo Picasso and his spouse is composed of a main house, garden, swimming pool, pool house, tennis […]
When it comes to ’ older properties, there is no need to break the bank to renovate: great looking results can be achieved at every budget. Here’s what to expect cost-wise when renovating property in . Construction Construction prices vary with the complexity and the required amount of work. For more accurate and precise pricing, […]
Taking place quietly under our feet, the Grand project is one of the top infrastructure projects in the world and is expected to significantly increase property values surrounding . The ambitious regional planning project that is the Grand seeks to transform the area into a major global urban center, improving the living […]
’ business district is undergoing a major revamp, complete with sprawling terraces and gardens, new avenues and towers under construction, organic restaurants and trendy bars.
The long awaited completion of the billion-euro project revamping the Forum des Halles, central ’ underground shopping hub, has been marred by detractors criticizing its aesthetic and construction faults. The current Mayor of , Anne Hidalgo, was joined by former Mayor Bertrand Delanoë in the unveiling of the renovated Forum des Halles shopping complex on […]
Latest urban planning competition in Île-de-France calls for projects to develop La Métropole du Grand — the Greater Metropolis. Urban planning contests are decidedly popular in the French capital of late. After “Reinventing ” and “Reinventing the Seine,” the Regional Council of Île-de-France has recently launched a new architectural competition, focused on Grand , or […]