Building an SCI
Owning a property though an SCI instead of owning it directly has many advantages :
Articles of this civil estate company enables you to keep full management, income and use of the property while passing on your heirs or third party without tax, taking advantages of the donation scheme.
For non resident, you own shares and not a property. For inheritance duty, in international tax treaties properties are taxed with the law of their situation while shares are taxed upon the law of your residence