Hamish Brown
Alpine Management Services (AMS)
Chalet La Reine des Pres
73550 Les Allues

+33 (0)4 86 68 88 72

Assistance With Your New Property

After completion of contracts

Single point of contact

  • Key holding.
  • Receive and unpack furniture.
  • Organise and accept deliveries of furniture and white goods purchased locally.
  • Arrange property and contents insurance.
  • Installation of telephone line.
  • Installation of alarm system and remote monitoring contract.
  • Organise maintenance contracts for the lift, heating system, jacuzzi and swimming pool.
  • Prepare the property for your arrival as per our Chalet Management Contract.

Financial organisation

  • Assist with the opening of a French bank account.
  • Advise on budgets for running costs.
  • Setup up the automatic payment of all your bills.
  • Introduction to a local accountant if you require to submit local tax returns.

Building work or improvements

  • Change the door locks, obtain multiple copies of keys.
  • Supervise any modifications or alterations to the property, including taking pictures to show progress.
  • Install fixtures and fittings, e.g. lights, towel rails, pictures, soft furnishings.
  • Installation of ADSL and computer system.
  • Installing of satellite TV system.

Rental

  • Arrange for the weekly rental of your property through AMS Rentals UK Ltd.
  • Arrange for a tour operator to rent the property on an annual or seasonal basis.