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Buy a new apartment in Lisbon? By : Joana P. 22-09-2016 . 3 years 22 September 2016

Buy a new apartment in Lisbon?

When imagining the property of your dreams, probably you see it as a spacious apartment full of light. Admiring the view you get from the balcony, one imagines creating a life in… Read this article
Construction works give signs of recovery in Portugal By : Joana P. 19-09-2016 . 3 years 19 September 2016

Construction works give signs of recovery in Portugal

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Investing Portugal
In Portugal 4.2 thousand buildings were licensed in the second quarter of 2016, corresponding to 12% more than in the same period of the last year, and  2,500 buildings were… Read this article
More than 50% of homes in Lisbon are sold in less than six months By : Joana P. 16-09-2016 . 3 years 16 September 2016

More than 50% of homes in Lisbon are sold in less than six months

About 55% of housing on offer in the Metropolitan Area of Lisbon took on average less than six months to get sold, according to data from the Confidential Property, which relate… Read this article
Foreigners account for 23% of real estate transactions By : Joana P. 14-09-2016 . 3 years 14 September 2016

Foreigners account for 23% of real estate transactions

Brazilians surpassed the Chinese in the total number of properties acquired in Portugal in the second quarter of 2016, according to figures released by the Association of… Read this article
Monica Bellucci moves to Portugal By : Joana P. 13-09-2016 . 3 years 13 September 2016

Monica Bellucci moves to Portugal

The Portuguese fans of the famous actress can now explode with joy because Monica has just bought an apartment in Lisbon, in the historic district near the Castle. Monica Belluci… Read this article
Lisbon retreat for entrepreneurs that love surfing By : Joana P. 09-09-2016 . 3 years 09 September 2016

Lisbon retreat for entrepreneurs that love surfing

If Silicon Valley is a mecca for entrepreneurs, Lisbon has established itself as the El Dorado of surfing for  entrepreneurs, according to the publication of 'The Inertia'. The… Read this article
BREXIT ATTRACTS FOREIGN INVESTORS FOR PORTUGUESE REAL ESTATE By : Joana P. 04-09-2016 . 3 years 04 September 2016

BREXIT ATTRACTS FOREIGN INVESTORS FOR PORTUGUESE REAL ESTATE

With the victory of Brexit in the UK (which will cause the exit out of the EU country), there is a growing number of British to wonder how the Portuguese program of residence for… Read this article
WHAT CUSTOMERS OF LUXURY PROPERTIES IN PORTUGAL LOOK FOR? By : Joana P. 02-09-2016 . 3 years 02 September 2016

WHAT CUSTOMERS OF LUXURY PROPERTIES IN PORTUGAL LOOK FOR?

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Luxury Apartments
The main luxury home buyers in Portugal are foreigners seeking housing in major tourist destinations in the country, such as Lisbon, Madeira and Algarve and, more recently, on the… Read this article
INVESTMENT IN PORTUGUESE REAL ESTATE IS AROUND EUR 885 MILLION  By : Joana P. 30-08-2016 . 3 years 30 August 2016

INVESTMENT IN PORTUGUESE REAL ESTATE IS AROUND EUR 885 MILLION

In the first half of this year, investment in commercial real estate in Portugal reached € 885 million. This corresponds to 21 transactions in the retail real estate, offices,… Read this article
PROPERTY PRICE EVALUATION IN EURO ZONE By : Joana P. 29-08-2016 . 4 years 29 August 2016

PROPERTY PRICE EVALUATION IN EURO ZONE

The first quarter 2016 recorded the largest growth in house prices in Portugal since the second quarter of 2008. This corresponds to 6.9 percentage points, according to Eurostat… Read this article
PORTUGAL IS THE 19TH COUNTRY WITH THE BEST REPUTATION IN THE WORLD By : Joana P. 29-08-2016 . 4 years 29 August 2016

PORTUGAL IS THE 19TH COUNTRY WITH THE BEST REPUTATION IN THE WORLD

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Living in Portugal
Portugal moved to the 19th place in the ranking of countries with the best reputation in the world in 2016, established by the Institute of Reputation... Read this article
SEARCHES FOR ROOMS TO RENT IN PORTUGAL DOUBLE By : Joana P. 26-08-2016 . 4 years 26 August 2016

SEARCHES FOR ROOMS TO RENT IN PORTUGAL DOUBLE

Search of the rooms for rent has doubled in Portugal only in one year, according to the Idealist real estate portal.
The first report by this portal highlights an increased by…
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LONDON MICHELIN STAR RESTAURANTS ARE COMING TO LISBON By : Joana P. 26-08-2016 . 4 years 26 August 2016

LONDON MICHELIN STAR RESTAURANTS ARE COMING TO LISBON

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Investing Portugal
Brexit consequences negatively affect the London restaurants, the owner of two iconic locations in the English capital (both with Michelin stars)... Read this article
LUXURY REAL ESTATE IN LISBON AWAKENED GLOBAL INTEREST By : Joana P. 24-08-2016 . 4 years 24 August 2016

LUXURY REAL ESTATE IN LISBON AWAKENED GLOBAL INTEREST

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Luxury Apartments
The demand for luxury developments in Portugal has grown sharply in the last year. In Lisbon, particularly prime areas like Chiado Principe Real and Avenida da Liberdade are… Read this article
COS STORE AT AVENIDA DA LIBERDADE By : Joana P. 24-08-2016 . 4 years 24 August 2016

COS STORE AT AVENIDA DA LIBERDADE

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At Home
"Style over fashion" is the motto of COS store, Collection of Style, which is at 67 Avenida da Liberdade since 2014.

The Swedish brand instead of continuous promotion of the…
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