Living in Portugal
  • Welcome to Portugal. Welcome Home.
  • Lisboa, second top city of southern Europe for foreign direct
    investment. Financial Times top 10 European Cities
  • Algarve, the most affordable option in Europe for retirees. 2014 Retire Overseas Index, Forbes
  • Portugal tops as "Best European Country" by US readers. USA Today
  • Portugal, the world's best golf destination. World Golf Awards 2014
  • Algarve, one of the best winter destinations. Lonely Planet
  • Portugal, very high state of peace. Global Peace Index 2014
  • Portuguese people are the 7th most welcoming people in the world. Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report 2013
  • Portugal, one the best 'Easy doing business Countries'. World Bank/Forbes
  • Lisboa, one of the top 50 cities in the world with the best quality of life. Mercer's 2013 Quality of Living Survey

HAVE YOU CONSIDERED OWNING
A HOUSE IN PORTUGAL?

This is the new channel of information that can be used as a reference by foreign citizens interested in buying a house in Portugal.


Here you can find up-to-date and reliable information, produced by official organisations, on all relevant matters to help you make a decision.

How to purchase a house at a one-stop service desk, obtain a residency permit or benefit from a favourable tax regime - this is just some of the information that we have for you.
Top reasons to live in Portugal
  • Climate
    ClimateDid you know that Portugal has an estimated 3300 hours of sunshine per year, one of the highest rates in Europe?
  • Satisfaction
    SatisfactionOver 80% of the tourists who visit Portugal are satisfied with their trip and want to come back
  • Price
    PriceThe average housing prices in Portugal are very competitive compared to the main European cities
  • Taxation
    TaxationAdvantages of tax foreign earned income
  • Safety
    SafetyPortugal is ranked as the 17th safest country in the world among a list of 153 countries
Governo de Portugal