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News from Portugal - Algarve property

Unemployment figures in Portugal have fallen below the eurozone average for the first time in years, CNBC reports. Meanwhile, in the past year, tourism in Portugal is said to have grown at twice the rate of that in Spain. 

Move to...an Algarve villa for your retirement

At Winkworth Portugal, we relish a retirement property brief. After all, the beauty of retirement in the Algarve is that you don’t have to downsize. Here, your budget will buy a spectacular amount of square footage, leaving you to enjoy a superior lifestyle in the sun supported by affordable living costs, excellent health care and superb travel links.

Where will my Algarve villa take me today?

If you think a villa in the Algarve is the typical sun, sea and sand holiday property, you’re in for a surprise, say Winkworth International. It really is the gateway to Portugal and beyond.

Algarve property is your golden ticket to an EU passport - part two

In the last installment of our golden visa series, we brought you the facts on Portugal’s citizenship by investment programme. Now, we give you the benefit of our experience in exceptional Portugal property that makes the most of your investment.

Algarve property is your golden ticket to an EU passport - part one

The Portuguese government has been reviving its property market through foreign investment since 2012, tempting overseas property buyers with the golden ticket that is citizenship and an EU passport.

Choose Carvoeiro for your Golden Visa investment

Throughout history, Portugal has forged close links around the world, from Great Britain to Africa and Asia to the Americas.

Invest in an Algarve sunset with change to spare

Your questions about why the Algarve is the perfect destination to invest in a retirement home answered by Winkworth International.

Portugal property for your Xmas list

property in Praia da luz

The beauty of buying property in Portugal is that it really is for Christmas. Try visiting in early December, when local markets from Porches to Carvoeiro take on a distinctly festive feel or on New Year's Eve (Vespera de Ano Novo), which is celebrated nationwide with fireworks and music.

Perfect Portugal property to retire to

From climate to low living costs, competitive health care and a mere two and a half hour flight from the UK, we’ve enthused before about the multitude of benefits you’ll reap by choosing to retire to Portugal and if further proof of its attractions were needed, this sun soaked country at Europe’s southwesternmost point has once again been voted the most popular retirement destination in the world.

Medal-worthy investment opportunities in Portugal’s sports resorts

With the nation basking in the afterglow of Olympic sporting success, we turn our attention to property investment opportunities afforded by world-class sports resorts across the Algarve.

Burgau - The Algarve’s hidden gem

Located in Western Algarve, this hidden gem with its golden beaches, cobbled pathways and tranquil village centre is a stunning place to live. Quaint whitewashed houses, fishermen mending torn nets and colourful boats bobbing about on the waves are trademark characteristics of this coastal town, popular for its unspoilt beauty.