Insights into what is involved in buying, selling & living in Portugal


When you have decided that you want to have your own house built, and after having selected the right plot of land or farm house to build it on, you will need an architect to make your dream come through. This in fact is a very important decision, as a working relation with an architect is something like a love affair; it has to click. Read more →

Building and Architects

The majority of people coming to the Algarve to purchase a property will firstly consider buying an existing property. This seems the easiest and fastest way as the advantage is there: Less hassle One knows what one gets Gardens laid on and mature Ready to move in Building new takes a lot of time Who do I trust and use if I build new There are however for certain people also disadvantages: Read more →