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French translation: maison ou appartement à rénover

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English term or phrase:fixer-upper
French translation:maison ou appartement à rénover
Entered by: Cecile Raffael
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22:48 Mar 23, 2001
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: fixer-upper
Context is: "Before buying a fixer-upper, you need to assess the cost of the repairs."
Any idea of the right expression in French to translate "fixer-upper"?
Thanks a lot for your help!
sametpuck
maison ou appartement à rénover
Explanation:
When you read this in classified ads, it means that there is a lot of work to be done. Contrairement à "à rafraichir".

Hope this helps!
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Meriem Garbay
Local time: 02:05
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Thanks for your help, it was a great help!
Have a great day!
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Summary of answers provided
namaison ou appartement à rénoverMeriem Garbay
naAvant d'acheter l'affaire idéale pour bricoleur, .... OU la très bonne affaire pour bricoleurAnnie Robberecht, C. Tr.


  

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Avant d'acheter l'affaire idéale pour bricoleur, .... OU la très bonne affaire pour bricoleur


Explanation:
OU:

"le spécial du bricoleur"

Expression fréquente dans les petites annonces.

Exemples:
. Affaire intéressante pour un bricoleur

A RESTAURER TRES BONNE AFFAIRE POUR BRICOLEUR certaines pieces fournies

cottage pour bricoleur ou petit budget

Maison de 3 chambres. Parfaite pour bricoleur.



    Internet, petites annonces
Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
Local time: 02:05
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maison ou appartement à rénover


Explanation:
When you read this in classified ads, it means that there is a lot of work to be done. Contrairement à "à rafraichir".

Hope this helps!

Meriem Garbay
Local time: 02:05
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 4
Grading comment
Thanks for your help, it was a great help!
Have a great day!
Cecile
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