Living in Portugal
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  • Welcome to Portugal. Welcome Home.
    Welcome to Portugal. Welcome Home.

    Portugal - World’s Leading Destination
    World Travel Awards 2019
  • Lisboa, second top city of southern Europe...
    Portugal ranks #1 of "10 countries that are most welcoming to expats" Business Insider 2018
  • Algarve, the most affordable option in Europe for retirees.
    This Paradise May Be The Best Place To Retire In Europe. The Huffington Post
  • Portugal tops as 'Best European Country
    4 Beaches in Portugal featured as 25 of the best beaches in Europe The Guardian 2018
  • Portugal, the world's best golf destination
    Portugal: Europe´s Best-Kept Secret New York Lifestyles Magazine 2018
  • Algarve, one of the best winter destinations
    Algarve, one of the best winter destinations. Lonely Planet
  • Portugal is the 3rd most peaceful country in the world
    Portugal is the 3rd most peaceful country in the world
    Global Peace Index 2020 Global Peace Index 2020
  • Portuguese people are the 7th most welcoming...
    Portugal is the world´s Friendliest Country in InterNations 2018 Survey Forbes 2018
  • Portugal, one the best 'Easy doing business Countries'
    Portugal, one the best 'Easy doing business Countries'. World Bank/Forbes
  • Lisboa, one of the top 50 cities in the world...
    Lisbon is the world´s greatest City for people watching. The Telegraph 2018


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 3rd safest country in the world among a list of 163 countries
Governo de Portugal