THE ADDRESS Magazine Summer 2014 - Page 146

ALPINE BLISS Luxury mountain homes that offer carefree living with sound investment potential in a legendary ski region F rench Alps real estate has enjoyed a marked increase in demand this year. Tight supply and controlled development, combined with its huge lifestyle appeal and a strong market among international buyers, mean ski homes in quality resorts will always be good longterm investments. 146 Many overseas property buyers are attracted to Les Gets, which is considered to be the prettiest resort in the huge Portes du Soleil ski area. Investors are lured by Les Gets’ yearround charm and access to fabulous skiing and biking. Rental potential in Les Gets is very good due to its strong winter and summer