Long Term Rentals in Portugal’s Algarve
Looking to live or work in Paradise? Then consider our long term rentals in Portugal’s Algarve!
The Algarve which represents the southern coastline of Portugal is becoming an increasingly desirable place to work or retire to in Europe, with it’s unique micro climate offering 300+ days of sunshine per year.
This year there was some rain in February, possibly some in April and then probably none until September. Average days are blue skies and comfortable temperatures. 2015 was a longer and hotter summer than recent years.
As the main industry is tourism most people you would encounter living in the Algarve speak English and so whilst it is desirable to learn the mother tongue of your chosen Country it is not essential.
The flight time from the UK & Ireland is around two and a half hours meaning that family and friends can be here in the Algarve in no time and of course, if necessity dictates a visit home you can be back with little effort. (Trust us you won’t choose to go!)
Now of course you have to decide where to live and in what type of property. If you are coming to work in the Algarve, the where may already be dictated and your personal finances may dictate the type of property.
With regard to geography we are biased to the Central Algarve and in particular to the Vilamoura area, a cosmopolitan town built around an international marina and served by 6 championship golf courses.
When it comes to your home in Portugal, you basically have 2 choices, buy or rent. To buy there are any number of estate agents happy to help but Long Term Rental in the Algarve Portugal is a very popular choice here.
Even if you are in a position to buy it may be best to consider Long Term renting in Portugal first to ensure that you have made the right decision. Buying is easy in the Algarve, Portugal in the current market but selling if you are not happy definitely is not, so choosing to rent one of our long term lets in Portugal is a great way to sample the many wonders of life in the Algarve without an immediate financial commitment!
The Algarve recently won 2 accolades at the World Travel Awards this October receiving “Best European Golf Destination” & “Best Beach Destination on the Continent.” Once here you will see why. There are 39 golf courses within 45 minutes drive of Vilamoura and a total of 313 individually named beaches along the coast.
The Portuguese people in the main are very family orientated and social standards can be compared to the UK in a former time and the crime rate is significantly lower.
So the best way to sample living in Europe’s best kept secret paradise is to try one of our Long Term Rentals in Portugal Algarve. For a guide as to what is available to you, please take a look at the video below and/or click the link below…..
Norton & Mackenzie also offer a comprehensive portfolio of property management and quality holiday rentals in Vilamoura – Algarve.
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