When you own a property in Portugal it’s important to get the right level of insurance protection, which is dependent on how you intend to use your property. Whether it is your permanent residence, a part-time home or rental investment, any villa or apartment can be subject to accidental damage or even theft.
At the end of October this year, a series of new laws regulating the classification of properties as 'Alojamento Local' (short-term rental properties) came into effect. The new laws give councils and condominiums more power to control future AL listings.
Why use a Chartered Surveyor for your property purchase in the Algarve? Building valuations and construction in Portugal is very different to Northern Europe. Employing a RICS certified surveyor will allow you to gain a building survey report on which you can base your decision to purchase or not purchase.
When you move to the Algarve with children, choosing a school is one of the most important decisions you will have to make.
Blevins Franks has been providing specialist financial advice to British expatriates across Europe for over forty years. It has over 20 offices in Portugal, Spain, France, Cyprus, Malta, Monaco and the UK, including one in the Algarve and another in Lisbon.
Together with our experienced and qualified financial advisers we are able to offer you professional guidance on a wide range of financing options which will enable you to purchase or build your dream home in the Algarve.
Property Specialists Algarve
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