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by Sweaty Betty
Sun 21 Jun 2020 09:57
Forum: Anything about Anything
Topic: Fosse Septique/SPANC66
Replies: 3
Views: 595

Re: Fosse Septique/SPANC66

We recently used a company which was exceptionally professional and reasonable.
Ludovic & Aurelie Herbert - ludovic hebert: hlb.terrassement@outlook.fr
Aurelie deals with all the paperwork.
by Sweaty Betty
Wed 25 Mar 2020 10:48
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Masked up!
Replies: 5
Views: 5741

Masked up!

Anyone found a where to buy face masks? Tried the pharmacy and the Carrefour in Larqoue but no luck. I did read somewhere that volunteers are making them - but not where to get them! Any ideas?
by Sweaty Betty
Fri 07 Feb 2020 17:47
Forum: Airport Transport
Topic: Driving to Bezier - anyone need a lift?
Replies: 0
Views: 15106

Driving to Bezier - anyone need a lift?

Saturday 29th February - to catch the London Luton flight 16.40. Leaving Argeles area about 14.00.
Anyone need a lift - send me a private message.
by Sweaty Betty
Fri 03 Jan 2020 09:05
Forum: Welcome to the P-O. Life Forum
Topic: French or Spanish Pyrenees?
Replies: 11
Views: 13864

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: 5703

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: 6947

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: 6947

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: 4875

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: 4130

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: 5880

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: 4548

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: 4637

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: 10325

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: 4758

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: 4873

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: 8869

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: 4981

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: 3148

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: 2640

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: 2640

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: 1540

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: 1591

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: 2650

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: 2637

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: 1930

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: 1459

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: 2964

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: 3586

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: 3586

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: 3586

Villa Rental - 15 JUly

Hi, I have one which is available.
Please contact me directly.