Northern Portugal a magnet for investment

Porto and the north of Portugal are proving to be magnets for overseas investment according to a study from InvestPorto and Ernst & Young. In 2018, Foreign Direct Investment created 2,754 new jobs in Porto and the north of Portugal, representing 45% of the total registered in the country. France (46%) and Germany (13%) represented […]

Portugal issues €1.5Bn in bonds at 6 and 12 months

The Portuguese treasury has announced that on 15 May it floated €1.5Bn in six and 12 months treasury bonds at negative interest. The 12 month bond of €1Bn had an average interest rate of -0.370%, a new negative record and lower than that recorded on 20 March when €1.1Bn were floated at -0.366%. The treasury […]

HUUB invests €2 million in online fashion store

A Portuguese technology startup has invested €2 million with the aim of developing an online platform dedicated to selling fashion items. HUUB plans to take on 30 staff for its technology departments and to strengthen partnerships with large online technology giants like Google and Amazon. With the investment, HUUB aims to become the ‘Amazon’ of […]

Big debtors cost Novo Banco €3.5Bn

Big debtors have generated losses of €3.5Bn for Novo Banco according to the Bank of Portugal in its report about bank loan defaulters. The document reveals the losses for each Portuguese bank that obtained public support over the past 12 years through large-scale refinancing operations. The total losses reflect loans that were not paid and […]

Boavista Golf and Spa
Spotlight on our Patron members!

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.
Just a short note with a huge thank you for organizing the event in Dublin. It was a valuable experience for the APR members and I believe very well organized! - Moving to Portugal Dublin 2019
Samantha Mendes
Property Consultant, Quinta do Lago
I just wanted to say, once again, congratulations for putting on such an amazing event last Wednesday in Dublin. The seminars and the exhibitors were so well organized and it was great to see such a great turnout. I truly believe that this was the first of many more MTP’s to come in Dublin.
- Moving to Portugal Dublin 2019
Dearbháile Banahan
Senior Associate, PLMJ
Just wanted to say how pleased we were with yesterday’s event in London.
A great format and a healthy number of visitors – well done and thank you! - Moving to Portugal London 2019
Pete O’Grady
Co-founder & Director, Prestige Property Services Europe
I thought it was a very good event and I'm glad we came. The quality of people, as in their commitment and interest, was high. Congratulations on an enjoyable and I think successful event. - Moving to Portugal London 2019
Michael Reeve
CEO, AFPOP