Located at the heart of the Vosges and relatively unknown, Lorraine is nevertheless a region with many assets. A paradise for walkers and cross country skiers, it is also popular for historic buildings. Many chateaux, citadels and fortresses are scattered across the region. Because, due to its geographical situation, it has been invaded many times. Nancy and the famous Stanislas Square are an example of the influence of a certain Polish king. Property in Lorraine is sold at very affordable prices and houses for sale are available in a variety of styles: half timbered houses in the towns, old farmhouses in the countryside, or chalets in the Vosges foothills.