Portugal’s burgeoning ‘Sharing Economy’ to redefine lifestyle of future generations, according to experts

Portugal’s burgeoning ‘sharing economy’ has unlimited potential to enhance and redefine the lifestyle of future generations — but demands new solutions to promote long-term financial security, according to experts. A brainstorming ‘think-tank’ hosted by the British Portuguese Chamber of Commerce (BPCC) brought together international business leaders from the co-living, co-working, construction, property and international investment […]

Mergers and acquisitions worth €8.4Bn In Portugal

M&A acquisitions increased in the first 11 months of 2019 like-for-like in deals worth €8.4Bn. However, acquisitions in the real estate sector fell back by 2% according to Transactional Track Record. All-in-all, the transactional market in Portugal should end the year in line with the amounts seen in 2018. Portugal registered 346 M&As between January […]

House prices set to soar by 4% in 2020

House prices in Portugal are set to rise by 4% in 2020 according to a report from the financial ratings agency Moody’s published this week. For 2020, for new sales in Portugal, despite “some decline” in gross mortgage loans,” the ratings agency predicts that: “applications for mortgages will remain unaltered”. As for pending loans, Moody’s […]

Local Accommodation generates €432 million in 2019

Air BnB style local accommodation in Portugal should give the Portuguese economy a boost of €432 million by the end of the year. This is according to a study made for the second year running by the Lusófono University’s Humanities and Technology Department for the online holiday accommodation specialists HomeAway on the profiles of Portuguese […]

Boavista Golf and Spa
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Boavista Golf Resort opened in January 2002 and quickly became established as one of the Western Algarve’s premier resorts. With an exceptional 18-hole championship course it is one of the Algarve’s most beautifully manicured courses, bordered by properties all designed to harmonize with the land’s natural contours.
I'll be back soon, given the good feedback I got from all the meetings and visits I made. No doubt the UK is a market that Mindol wants to bet on. - Starting in the UK 2019
Miguel Cunha
International Sales Manager, Mindol
It was indeed an excellent opportunity to socialise and network. So many interesting people – including the selected speakers.
Congratulations for the excellent organisation and elegant choice of venue. - London Gala Dinner 2019
Ramiro Salgado
Partner at ReB Solutions
Thank you for the Algarve Networking Lunch. Everything was so well organised.,..The food was just perfect; so was the company which I enjoyed. - Algarve Networking Lunch 2019
Maria Fernanda Allen
Founder of Portuguese Language Consultants
I want to say that last night’s network had such a great ambiance. I could tell from everyone I spoke to, they were having such a great time but also, networking (hoping successfully). Thanks to all of you for empowering the Chamber to help all of us progress in our business - Monthly Networking Drinks 2019
Jose Contreras
Partner, Saint Michel Consultancy