Ross and Partners

Paris and London property finance

Welcome to Ross and Partners

Ross and Partners are a group of consultants working with a bespoke group of clients in France and the UK.

We source and help purchase unique and individual properties that our clients need for their business and personal requirements. We achieve this through our data processing platform that gives us a unique insight into where the right places to buy are currently located.

As experts in our field we achieve the highest level of service in the property sector.

Current News

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What does the French word Pigalle mean?

Alex Ross
6:29 PM, Sep 10, 2022
Pigalle is the common name for the neighbourhood in Paris that is located around Pigalle Square and lies between the IX and XVIII administrative districts. French sculptor Jean-Baptiste Pigalle, who lived in the 18th century, serves as the square's patron.
Eiffel tower, Paris

What is the dress code for Moulin Rouge Paris?

Alex Ross
6:22 PM, Sep 10, 2022
What should I wear? When spending an evening at Moulin Rouge, you must dress appropriately; shorts, Bermuda shorts, flip-flops, sportswear, and athletic footwear are not allowed.
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Which arrondissement is Champs Elysees?

Alex Ross
6:16 PM, Sep 10, 2022
The 29th administrative neighbourhood of Paris is Champs Elysees. It is situated in the 8th arrondissement and spans 114.1 acres. The lovely avenue bearing the same name, Avenue Matignon, and Avenue Gabriel round the Champs Elysees neighbourhood to the north.
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What is the oldest village in France?

Alex Ross
6:09 PM, Sep 10, 2022
Marseille, which is the oldest city in France and one of the oldest continually inhabited communities in all of Europe, was established by Greek colonists from Phocaea around 600 BC.
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Where do most English live in France?

Alex Ross
6:03 PM, Sep 10, 2022
The Ile-de-France area, which contains Paris, is the most popular place for British expatriates to dwell, with over 20,000 of them living there. There are over 200,000 British expats living in France overall.
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Can you walk up the Eiffel Tower for free?

Alex Ross
5:56 PM, Sep 10, 2022
The gardens and esplanade beneath the Eiffel Tower can be accessed for free. All you have to do is stand in the line for non-ticketed guests at entry 1 or entry 2 of the Eiffel Tower to go through security checks.
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What are the cheapest days to go to Paris?

Alex Ross
5:50 PM, Sep 10, 2022
January 1st to April 1st will often be the least expensive times to book a flight to CDG and a hotel stay in Paris. May 7 through May 20. from October 1 through December 16.
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Is Montmartre nice at night?

Alex Ross
5:44 PM, Sep 10, 2022
One of Paris's most dynamic neighbourhoods, Montmartre, has surprisingly little traffic at night. The Sacre-Couer Basilica dominates the neighbourhood, and its lovely courtyard provides breathtaking views of Paris's glittering streets.
Eiffel Tower, Paris during day

Is the Eiffel Tower neighborhood safe?

Alex Ross
5:37 PM, Sep 10, 2022
The 7e Arrondissement might be regarded as one of Paris' most violent districts in several aspects. The Eiffel Tower, which attracts pickpockets like moths to a flame, is to blame for everything.
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Is Dubai more expensive than Paris?

Alex Ross
5:31 PM, Sep 10, 2022
Dubai is 41.3% cheaper than Paris.
Eiffel tower during nighttime

Why are chateaux so cheap in France?

Alex Ross
5:25 PM, Sep 10, 2022
The French understand why these homes appear to be so inexpensive. The castles are a waste of money. They need repairs all the time. The less expensive ones are frequently dispersed over remote places, far from the closest food shop or railroad station.
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What is the most expensive street in Paris?

Alex Ross
5:18 PM, Sep 10, 2022
Simply put, this avenue?the Mecca of Parisian luxury?is the most pricey one in the city.
Eiffel Tower during nighttime

How do you spot a pickpocket?

Alex Ross
5:12 PM, Sep 10, 2022
"Pickpockets typically don't have the time to search all 10, but when they see you check your pocket when you see the sign, they now know the specific spot," said one expert. A possible thief can be identified by simply casting a quick glance down at the area. If you suspect there may be pickpockets nearby, avoid the desire to take a quick look at your possessions.
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Is it OK to drink tap water in France?

Alex Ross
5:06 PM, Sep 10, 2022
Even though many French people prefer bottled water, tap water is safe to drink in most parts of France. Even some cities, like Paris, take pleasure in the calibre of their tap water. But, regrettably, there are some areas or cities where pesticide runoff has led to water contamination.
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Are there parts of Paris to avoid at night?

Alex Ross
4:59 PM, Sep 10, 2022
Here are a few Paris neighbourhoods to stay away from: In the evening, visit the 10th Arrondissement's Gare du Nord/Gare de l'Est neighbourhood. In the evening, Chatelet les Halles is in the first arrondissement. Northern parts, especially in the evening, in the 19th Arrondissement. a week ago
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Is Uber in Paris safe?

Alex Ross
4:19 PM, Sep 10, 2022
In Paris, is Uber safe? Yes. Uber is a secure mode of transportation in Paris.
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Do I need to tip in Paris?

Alex Ross
4:12 PM, Sep 10, 2022
No need to figure out how much to tip. In contrast to the United States, where the majority of waiters depend on tips for their income, servers in Paris are paid a decent salary. Nobody expects you to add an extra 15 to 25 percent to the bill at the conclusion of the dinner since service is already included in the pricing.
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Where do the rich live in Paris?

Alex Ross
4:05 PM, Sep 10, 2022
The Eiffel Tower, one of the most well-known tourist attractions in the world, as well as numerous government buildings like ministries, the National Assembly, and others are located in the 7th arrondissement, which is arguably the most expensive neighbourhood to live in Paris. This arrondissement is popular with dignitaries and high-profile individuals.
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The Future for London and Paris Property

Alex Ross
12:59 PM, Apr 28, 2022
As someone who works in the Parisian and London property markets, I often get asked about which city has the most investment potential.
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Internet Services Sabotaged in France

Alex Ross
12:26 PM, Apr 27, 2022
As a real estate consultant working across the full European area, I've had difficulties working this morning.
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The European Debt Crisis is Set to Return

Alex Ross
9:27 AM, Apr 25, 2022
We look at the inflationary pressures on the property market in the European Union and the risks of increased government debt.