From City Living to Seaside Homes: 7 Properties to Buy in Portugal

We've handpicked seven of our favourite homes for sale in Portugal. These properties combine luxury, value and investment potential, and traverse diverse markets—from tranquil towns on the Silver Coast to a historic UNESCO World Heritage Site in central Porto. Take a look.

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Portugal’s harmonious blend of beautiful beaches and bustling cities makes it a haven for homebuyers. Whether you’re seeking sun, sand, and a relaxed lifestyle or the thrills of urban living, there are properties to buy in Portugal which suit a diverse range of tastes and preferences.

Despite the recent closure of its Golden Visa and NHR tax regime, Portugal remains a top destination for international property buyers. With its enticing weather, sublime landscapes, and rich culture, the country’s appeal is unlikely to wane. What’s more, the Portuguese real estate market has demonstrated exceptional growth in recent years, creating diverse and compelling opportunities for investment.

Whether you’re in the market for a permanent residence, vacation home, or a property to buy and let out, these seven properties in Portugal should pique your interest.

Bright, Modern Homes in Chiado, Lisbon

Nestled in the heart of central Lisbon, these luxury apartments are bathed in natural light and boast a meticulous selection of materials and finishes. High ceilings and large windows ensure each room is bright, airy and expansive.

Spread across seven floors in the prestigious Chiado neighbourhood, this traditional pastel-yellow building offers one, two and three-bedroom completed units from €737,620. Both classic and contemporary in nature, Chiado marries modern sophistication with the elegance of a historical location.

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Private Waterfront Condos Just Outside Lisbon

This large private condominium offers over one hundred apartments across 4 floors and 11 blocks. Situated in the charming town of Alcochete on the southern bank of the Tagus River, these exclusive waterfront properties are just a short drive from Lisbon and close to the site of the city’s new airport, set to be built by 2030.

The apartment blocks face a vast interior garden, boasting heated swimming pools and stunning views of the Tagus. Residents can also enjoy other onsite amenities, including a gym, sauna, sensory shower, cinema room and co-working place. Prices start from €321,000, and each property comes with a spacious balcony or terrace and allocated parking.

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Studio & 2-Beds in Lisbon’s São Bento Neighbourhood

Nestled in São Bento—one of the most charming neighbourhoods in Portugal—are four unique properties available to buy, boasting original architectural features and a luxury standard of finishings. One unit is a cosy studio with a private terrace, while the other three are spacious two-bedroom apartments. The development comprises ten units in total.

Just 600 meters from the National Parliament and adjacent to the prestigious ‘Golden Area’—Avenida da Liberdade, Chiado, and Principe Real—this location blends convenience with the rich cultural tapestry of Lisbon. Residents can mooch down cobblestone streets lined with traditional houses, quaint cafes, and antique shops. Art enthusiasts are drawn to its galleries and the nearby National Museum of Ancient Art.

Distinctly modern in design, these sophisticated apartments are due to be completed at the beginning of next year. The studio is priced at €380,000 while the remaining units are on the market for €610,000.

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Exclusive Apartments Beside the Dom Luís Bridge in Porto

This collection of three brand-new, completed apartments is situated in Ribeira, central Porto, on the emblematic slope towards the Douro River. As one of the city’s oldest districts and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Ribeira combines historic charm and contemporary amenities to create an unmatched living experience.

Two of the apartments feature private outdoor space, and the other boasts views overlooking the Douro River and the iconic Dom Luís Bridge. Each one-bedroom unit has been meticulously designed to make the most of the available space, creating dynamic and elegant interiors. Prices start from €235,000, providing an affordable entry point into Portugal’s second city.

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Coastal Studios & 1-Beds in Matosinhos, Near Porto

Just ten minutes from Porto, Matosinhos is a charming coastal city with close ties to the fishing industry. Steeped in seafaring history and maritime traditions, it is an ideal destination for those looking to be immersed in Portuguese culture.

This exclusive building offers a select collection of 11 units, ranging from studio apartments to spacious one-beds, including a rare garden apartment. Each space has been created to blend modern comfort with functional elegance. Floor-to-ceiling windows flood the interiors with light and are complemented by natural hues and sophisticated finishings. Residents can also make use of the development’s co-working spaces and unwind in the communal lounge. For these residences, prices start from just €170,000 and offer rental yields of 7% for investors.

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Luxury Living on Portugal’s Silver Coast

Portugal’s Silver Coast is known for its tranquil seaside towns, huge surf scene, and proximity to Lisbon and Porto. The region’s affordable property market compared to the likes of Portugal’s major cities and bustling tourist regions like the Algarve makes it a strong investment, with the potential for high rental yields and considerable appreciation.

We have 14 one and two-bedroom apartments on the beach in São Bernardino, with prices starting at €394,900. Just ten minutes from Peniche, this unique location enjoys year-round rental demand, making it ideal for investment. Along with modern living spaces, residents can enjoy a host of communal facilities including a lobby, swimming pool, roof terrace, jacuzzi, and sunbathing area.

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Algarve Apartments in Carvoeiro, Close to the Beach

Nestled in the heart of Carvoeiro in the Algarve, this contemporary apartment development offers the perfect combination of luxury, comfort and convenience. It comprises 30 two and three-bedroom apartments ranging from 111 sqm to 140 sqm—all with large and sunny terraces on the ground or first floor. Each residence unites sleek architecture and state-of-the-art technology with natural, beachy interiors and warm tones.

The condominium provides privacy and intimacy for guests in the comfort of their own homes while creating opportunities for socialising and connection within the community. As well as a swimming pool and tranquil gardens onsite, these properties are just 750 meters from the stunning Carvoeiro beach, ideal for sunbathing, relaxation and family fun.

Prices start from €445,000, with the units due to be completed at the beginning of 2025.

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If you’d like to buy one of these properties in Portugal and would like more information, get in touch to speak to our team. You can also explore more of our Portugal properties here.

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