The number of French expatriates is increasing year by year.
At the end of 2016, the consular services estimated that 1,782,188 French lived abroad, but the expatriate population is probably more important. Switzerland, United States, United Kingdom, Belgium and Germany host 40% of French expatriates. Canada, Spain, Morocco, Israel and Italy follow.
In North America, the cities of San Francisco, Los Angeles, Miami, Boston, Quebec, Toronto and Montreal host a large French community. Logically, Asia is experiencing strong growth : Japan, Singapore, India and China.
The high salaries and the often low taxation lead expatriates to save ... In order to return to France or for a patrimonial purpose, expatriates have a strong desire to invest in France, and in particular in real estate in Nice.