Côte Vermeille: What are the most sought after properties in Argelès-sur-Mer?
13 December 2021
Located on the Côte Vermeille, the town of Argelès-sur-Mer is a popular seaside resort in the south of France. The town attracts Parisian retirees and buyers looking for a second home in the Mediterranean sun. Some goods are more in demand than others. Small overview.
The seafront of downtown beachesThe north and central beaches of Argelès-sur-Mer extend over several kilometers, dominated by the Albères massif. Apartments with a sea view are highly sought after by buyers. In addition to the immediate proximity to the beach, the inhabitants of the seafront benefit from great amenities and summer entertainment.
Argelès-Plage, a high price per m 2 In the Argelès-Plage sector, you have to count an average price per m 2 of € 3,000. Properties with a sea view may sell for a higher price.
Port-Argelès and its nautical activitiesPort-Argelès is a district sought after by lovers of water sports and beautiful landscapes. There are beautiful apartments around 3,000 € per m.2. It is a lively district between the beaches of the city center and the Racou, a nugget of Argelès-sur-Mer. Around pretty squares, there are many restaurants and shops to the delight of its inhabitants.
Le Racou, quiet and right on the waterAt the southern end of the main beaches of Argelès-sur-Mer are the Racou beach and its creeks. The Pyrenees flow into the Mediterranean Sea at this precise location, which makes the place so beautiful. It is a very sought-after area of Argelès whose houses in shimmering colors are directly located on the beach. These exceptional properties sell for around € 3,500 per m2. You have to be quick to hope to find a property in Racou: supply is scarce and demand very strong.
Le Racou, breathtaking landscapes The inhabitants of the district particularly appreciate the coastal path which leads to the point of Racou which offers an exceptional view on the city and the Mediterranean Sea.
The charm of Argelès-VillageFor those who do not necessarily want to have their feet in the water, Argelès-Village is also a popular area of Argelès-sur-Mer and is a great solution on the seafront. The colored facades of its buildings, its old stones give it a very special charm. It is good to stroll through its alleys. The district is full of small shops that are useful on a daily basis. The prices are more affordable there than on the seafront for a soft and pleasant quality of life. Buses serve the other districts of Argelès, including that of the beach.
Argelès-Village, lower prices To buy a property in the village of Argelès, you have to plan for a price per m 2 of € 2,700: a good solution for those who cannot invest in the area of the beaches of Argelès-sur-Mer , the Port and the Racou.Do not hesitate to get help in your search to invest in your primary or secondary residence in Argelès-sur-Mer. The Côte Vermeille agency is at your side to advise you and guide you in your real estate purchase project. (Source: SeLoger)