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House of the week - 14th June 2019

This new home near Cascais is a luxury, modern villa
This house of the week is a huge, impressive new development in Quinta do Patino, just north of Cascais. Recently finished and with an asking price of 8.35 million euro, this ultramodern, luxury property for sale in Portugal has 5 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms and lots of luxury details…

Monte Toboggan ride in Madeira, Portugal

The 'carreiros' or 'carros de cesto' are a unique tourist attraction in Madeira / Hilmil1/Flickr
If you’re visiting the Portuguese island of Madeira with children, one of the best and most exciting activities you can do is take a ride in one of the Carreiros do Monte, a basket which goes down a toboggan run for 2 kilometres of open road at a breakneck speed of 30 mph.

New development of luxury real estate investment in Cedofeita

New luxury development in Cedofeita, Porto / LUXIMO's Christie's International Real Estate
The Palacete Cedofeita is located in Cedofeita, one of the main arteries in the centre of Porto. Surrounded by green areas, this new private development, where modern design intersects with classic workmanship, is an invitation to a great quality of life and a good neighbourhood.

Best places to eat seafood in Portugal

Try the best seafood in Portugal / Unsplash
Portugal is a great destination for foodies, especially seafood lovers. The Portuguese coast supplies some of the freshest fish and seafood in the world and fish is the star of many dishes in the country’s gastronomical scene (surely you have heard about “Bacalhau”).

Taxes for residents and non-residents when buying property in Portugal

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The difference between buying a house in Portugal being a resident or not depends on the purpose of the house. If you buy a house to live in Portugal, you are buying a permanent home and are a resident, but if you do not live in Portugal and you buy property there it will count as a second home.
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