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Further decline of housing loan installments in December By : Joana P. 03-12-2016 . 3 years 03 December 2016

Further decline of housing loan installments in December

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Living in Portugal
Housing loan installments have been falling for five consecutive years in the case of six months contracts indexed at Euribor, according to calculations released by Lusa. In… Read this article
Luxury homes are less expensive in Lisbon By : Joana P. 02-12-2016 . 3 years 02 December 2016

Luxury homes are less expensive in Lisbon

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Luxury Apartments
The price of luxury homes in Lisbon rose 11% in the last 12 months (between the beginning of the third quarter of 2015 and the end of the second quarter of 2016), a substantially… Read this article
Lisbon will have more gardens and places with Wi-Fi in 2017 By : Joana P. 01-12-2016 . 3 years 01 December 2016

Lisbon will have more gardens and places with Wi-Fi in 2017

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Living in Portugal
The projects that won the Participatory Budget for 2017 in Lisbon are a pedestrian bridge in Campo Grande, a free wifi network in several points of Campos de Ourique and two… Read this article
Portugal wins European award for business promotion again By : Joana P. 30-11-2016 . 3 years 30 November 2016

Portugal wins European award for business promotion again

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Investing Portugal
Portugal was once again one of the winners of the "European Awards for the Promotion of Enterprises", which gave the distinction to the SME Líder project, promoted by Iapmei… Read this article
Locations in Portugal that attract the upper class By : Joana P. 29-11-2016 . 3 years 29 November 2016

Locations in Portugal that attract the upper class

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Luxury Apartments
Lisbon is not only fashionable for tourism, but as well  in terms of real estate investments. The city and surrounding areas, such as Cascais, Estoril and Sintra, as well as the… Read this article
Interior decorators in Lisbon By : Joana P. 28-11-2016 . 3 years 28 November 2016

Interior decorators in Lisbon

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At Home
Find out which Lisbon atelier to visit to give a new look to your home. We ususally do not have the guts, the patience or the time to lose to elegantly decorate our home.… Read this article
Lisbon is at the top of the most attractive cities for investors By : Joana P. 28-11-2016 . 3 years 28 November 2016

Lisbon is at the top of the most attractive cities for investors

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Investing Portugal
The Portuguese capital is one of the cities with the highest rate of return in Europe. Lisbon held the 7th place in the list of the most attractive European cities for investment,… Read this article
Olissipo Lapa Palace was voted - the best hotel in Lisbon By : Joana P. 27-11-2016 . 3 years 27 November 2016

Olissipo Lapa Palace was voted - the best hotel in Lisbon

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Investing Portugal
Olissipo Palace is a traditional hotel located in the prime area of Lapa, in Lisbon, which has won numerous awards due to the good quality of the services it offers. This time it… Read this article
Opening of 30 new hotels in Portugal next year By : Joana P. 26-11-2016 . 3 years 26 November 2016

Opening of 30 new hotels in Portugal next year

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Investing Portugal
In 2017, the hospitality industry expects to achieve even better results than in 2016. According to data released by the Association of Hospitality of Portugal (AHP) will open 30… Read this article
French investors surrender to Portugal By : Joana P. 25-11-2016 . 3 years 25 November 2016

French investors surrender to Portugal

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Investing Portugal
Portugal and Mauritius are the French destinations of choice when it comes to investments, especially for pensioners. This investment is made in real estate. In the case of… Read this article
Chiado is one of the most expensive shopping areas in the world By : Joana P. 24-11-2016 . 3 years 24 November 2016

Chiado is one of the most expensive shopping areas in the world

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Investing Portugal
The Chiado neighborhood in Lisbon is the 34th most expensive retail location in the world, with an annual cost of € 1200 per m2. Compared to last year's ranking, there was a… Read this article
Portugal ranks in the top 10 countries with the best environmental performance By : Joana P. 22-11-2016 . 3 years 22 November 2016

Portugal ranks in the top 10 countries with the best environmental performance

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Living in Portugal
Portugal climbed 10 positions in the environmental performance ranking, from 18th place to 8th. Portugal has climbed seven places in the Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI),… Read this article
Buildings transactions in Portugal rising back to the top By : Joana P. 20-11-2016 . 3 years 20 November 2016

Buildings transactions in Portugal rising back to the top

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Investing Portugal
The strongest recovery occurred in 2014 with an increase of 4.7%.
Since 2002, building transactions in Portugal have begun to increase. The number of buildings changing…
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China strengthens its investment on the Portuguese market By : Joana P. 19-11-2016 . 3 years 19 November 2016

China strengthens its investment on the Portuguese market

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Investing Portugal
China has been steadily increasing its investment in the Portuguese market, with sectors such as energy, banking and insurance at the top of the preferences and, more recently,… Read this article