How is the real estate market in Portugal and Algarve?

How is the real estate market in Portugal and Algarve? The latest data from INE and CI (Confidencial Imobiliário) indicates an increase, albeit very timid, in both average property valuations and property values in the last quarter of 2023. We can also understand and conclude that despite the drop in the number of transactions...

Portuguese Government will ban new “Alojamento Local” licences

The Portuguese government has recently announced a new housing plan to address the housing crisis in the country. One of the key components of this plan is the ban on new “alojamento local” properties. “Alojamento local” is a term used in Portugal to refer to short-term rental properties used by tourists. These properties are...

What to Do If Your House Gets No Offers?

What mistakes are you making? Sometimes the market starts to slow down and the homes don’t move as quickly as before. But if your home has what buyers are looking for, it will sell for sure! If you have a home that’s not moving or no offers, your agent can tell you what’s going...

5 Secrets for a successful sale!

It’s the month of shamrocks, leprechauns, and Irish blessings, and while some are worried about getting pinched, you’ve got other things on your mind — like how you’re going to get your home listed and sold fast. In honour to Saint Patrick (and so you can kick luck to the curb), I’ve got 5...

Things that make a home unsellable, according to real-estate agents

“Business Insider” asked real-estate agents around the country about what it’s really like working in the industry, what they wish they could tell their clients, and if there are any factors that can make a home “unsellable.” Some said anything could sell at the right price. But several said that an undesirable location, a...

Purchase Taxes and other expenses

What expenses do I have as a buyer or new owner? Now that you have found your new property in Tavira, the next step is to close the deal and sign the final deed. In this article you will found a short description of all taxes that you will have to pay when buying...

Rates in Tavira IMI (Municipal Tax)

IMI (Municipal Tax) rates in Tavira. Do you actually know, how much to pay? Do you know how much will you need to pay in IMI tax referent to the year 2015? If you are a home owner you will need to request that very much important information.You will obligatory need to pay IMI...

Energy Certification – What is it?

Energy Certification? What is it? Definition & Legislation If you are thinking about selling or renting your property, please take into account that you will need to obtain an “Energy Certification and Indoor Air Quality of Buildings”.

Are you Selling a property in Tavira?

Are you thing of selling a property in Tavira? Artur Cruz Real Estate Agent in Tavira How’s, Artur Cruz, going to help you on the sell on your property in Tavira or East Algarve?  Schedule a view to your property in order to get info for the valuation; Review all the papers from the property in...