Most often asked questions

  Most often asked questions? I was chatting to Kelvin the Managing Director of a Portuguese construction company recently and he told me that The most often asked […]

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Put to the test

I had a call from a friend the other day he wanted me to look at a problem that he had inside his house. (I am a retired […]

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Apartment in central Lisbon and Porto

It is becoming very popular to buy an apartment in central Lisbon and Porto.   People from all over the world are realizing that now is a golden […]

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Home building and Renovation

If you are coming to Portugal either to buy a property or already own one you will no doubt be interested in the Home building and Renovation Show […]

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Problems and pitfalls faced when building or renovating

Building and renovating houses in Portugal Part 2   Problems and pitfalls faced when building or renovating a house in Portugal.  May I share my advice gained from […]

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Waterside homes in Portugal

Living near a lake stream or river in waterside homes is definitely high on a lot of people’s wish list when they are house hunting in Portugal. Living […]

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Cesspits and sewerage in Portugal all you never wanted to know

Cesspits and sewerage all you never wanted to know We tend to treat sewerage as something that doesn’t exist or best forgotten about and I suppose a, it […]

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Stone walls

 Stone walls are a very attractive bonus for people buying older property in Portugal. If you are refurbishing a property here in Portugal you will probably want to […]

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The scourge of UNESCO Heritage program

I was looking at some large properties in the center of Coimbra recently on behalf of a client who wants to create large loft style apartments inside an […]

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Building Regulations in Portugal

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