Greece Shows Signs of Recovery in the Property Market and Economy

Greece Shows Signs of Recovery in the Property Market and Economy

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has recently indicated the promising economy in a meeting. He said: “I am very optimistic οver the prospects of the Greek economy, and because we’ve never stopped implementing reforms during the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re now able to take advantage of the post-pandemic recovery”. He has also emphasized how it has been […]

Portugal Prepares to Launch a Digital Nomad Village

Portugal Prepares to Launch a Digital Nomad Village

Portugal had an impressive stance in technology in recent years. Gradually becoming a bigger tech hub, the country attracts tech giants and entrepreneurs from all over the world. The capital Lisbon is selected by the Lonely Planet as one of the most popular cities in Europe for digital nomads. Lisbon became also the third best […]

Portugal Real Estate Market Continued to Improve Despite the Pandemic in 2020

Portugal Real Estate Market Continued to Improve Despite the Pandemic in 2020

2020 has been a chaotic year. Covid-19 took its toll on almost every branch of business. Real estate sectors of countries were not spared from the misery. Yet, Portugal’s real estate market continued its success. The growth rate of the market decelerated. Still, Portugal’s property sector managed to record growth in all three quarters of […]

Portugal Scoops Europe’s Leading Destination Award in 2020

Portugal Scoops Europe’s Leading Destination Award in 2020

The World Travel Awards is a very prestigious organization. Choosing the best performers of tourism each year, the WTA is active since 1993. Its mission is to analyze and evaluate the tourism sectors at the global level. The competition takes place in many categories. These include “Best City Break Destination”, “Best Adventure Tourist Attraction”, “Best […]

8.5% of the Property Sales in Portugal in 2019 Were to Non-Residents

8.5% of the Property Sales in Portugal in 2019 Were to Non-Residents

The National Statistics Institute (INE) of Portugal published its reports on property transactions of 2019. The Institute gathers the information through administrative sources. These sources include registry and notary offices. The data-collecting work is done by the Directorate-General for Justice Policy of the Ministry of Justice. According to the statement, almost 9% of the property […]

Portugal Has a New Travel Insurance Including Covid-19-Related Issues

Portugal Has a New Travel Insurance Including Covid-19-Related Issues

Tourism in 2020 prioritizes safety and healthcare. Due to Covid-19, tourists want to make sure that their travels are safe. Aiming to provide safety, Portugal launches a new travel insurance model. This new model covers Covid-19-related problems. The new program is launched by RNA Assistance Insurance. The program covers surgical, pharmaceutical, and hospital expenses related […]

Housing Prices in Central Lisbon Increases in the First Semester of 2020

Housing Prices in Central Lisbon Increases in the First Semester of 2020

Confidencial Imobiliario recently published its report for the first half of 2020. According to the report, housing prices in central Lisbon are 2.9% higher than the last semester. The Price Index of the Historic Center of Lisbon suggests that the long-term decrease continues. The long-term assessment of the report “remains in negative territory, with a […]

Greece Aims to Make Its Real Estate More Enticing

Greece Aims to Make Its Real Estate More Enticing

Greece is a popular destination among international real estate owners. Still, the Mediterranean country wants to lure even more foreigners. The government considers ways to make Greek properties more enticing for foreign buyers. It is also reported that there is a growing interest in Greek real estate from the colder European countries. Pensioners often include […]

Portugal’s Real Estate Market Benefits from the Growing Tech Industry

Portugal’s Real Estate Market Benefits from the Growing Tech Industry

The success story of Portuguese real estate begins in the previous decades. During the global financial crisis of 2008, Portugal’s economy took some blows. The negative impact of the recession resulted in high unemployment rates. Portuguese youth -including an educated and qualified workforce- could not find jobs. Looking for alternative routes for themselves, these members […]