Preferences Preferences To safeguard0
Contact us
Paris Ouest (Paris 16ème - Victor Hugo)
Sotheby's International Realty
Paris Ouest (Paris 16ème - Auteuil)
Sotheby's International Realty
Paris Ouest (Paris 17ème - Etoile Monceau)
Sotheby's International Realty
Paris Ouest (Neuilly-sur-Seine)
Sotheby's International Realty
Paris Ouest (Hauts-de-Seine - Yvelines)
Sotheby's International Realty
Paris Marais
Sotheby's International Realty
Paris Est
Sotheby's International Realty
Send an email

Preferences

Currency

My research
  1. Home
  2. >
  3. All news
  4. >
  5. Press
  6. >
  7. "Above all, close to a renowned school..."

"Above all, close to a renowned school..."

Le Point

Share this link

What role does school district play in the purchase of a property in Paris?

It is one of the main criteria for buyers. The most renowned private schools, middle schools and high schools being concentrated in the west of Paris, young couples end up heading to this sector in order to offer the best chances of success to their children. But with the general rise in real estate prices, they often have to review their search criteria and fall back on more standard properties. The premium for properties near prestigious establishments is not very marked, but there is great fluidity in resale.

Another difficulty is that of entering these schools. Indeed, the waiting lists are long and enrollment is planned from the beginning of the previous school year. Parents must also prepare for a passing exam. “College Pasteur, private schools Sainte-Croix, Sainte-Marie, Saint-Dominique... In Neuilly, parents who studied in Saint-Do will tend to send their children there. And this habit is valid for all other establishments. But the selection and the waiting lists are such that all alternatives to the same kind of schools are welcome,” Frank Sylvaire, President of Paris Ouest Sotheby’s International Realty says. From the date of admissions to these establishments, the activity of nearby real estate agencies is buzzing.

Click here to read the rest of the article.

The latest articles

Real estate: real prices in Île-de-France, city by city
Read more

Real estate: real prices in Île-de-France, city by city

Real estate transactions in the Paris Region fell by a significant 25% in the second quarter of 2023, affecting all cities in the region. This trend is marked by an extension of the average property sales time, from just one month in 2022 to three and a half months...

Read more
France's prestige real estate market to post
Read more

France's prestige real estate market to post "surprisingly good results" in 2023

Despite a challenging economic environment, marked by inflation, rising interest rates, tightened credit conditions, the depreciation of the euro, and the situation in Ukraine, Sotheby's International Realty France-Monaco has recorded surprisingly positive...

Read more