Despite the “new normality”, this year the Lisbon Book Fair is still going strong, with merchants saying it is actually one of the best years of the event.
Living in Lisbon
Considered many times a “city inside the city”, the vast area of Parque das Nações is completely different from the rest of Lisbon. Modern and futurist, it is the most recent neighborhood developed in the city, a mix of residential and business areas of modern architecture and high glass construction.
In Avenida da Liberdade, the busiest avenue in the Portuguese capital, pollution decreased by nearly 60% with the state of emergency restrictions.
Before buying a house, there are several aspects to take into consideration. We advise you about the main things to consider when considering a house in Lisbon.
Belém is one of the most antique neighborhoods in Lisbon, being a mix of antiquity and modernity. It is super rich with things to do and see, being a busy area during the day and quite calm during the night. Let us show you why Belém it’s one of the neighborhoods you can’t miss in Lisbon.
Lisbon has risen to number 1 in Europe’s Emerging Trends in Real Estate for 2019, dethroning cities like London, Paris and Berlin. The report from PwC and the Urban Land Institute refer the city’s quality of life and growing economy to grant the distinction.
The prices of the houses in Portugal have been growing substantially in the last years and that’s no secret for anyone. Now, with the data relating to 2018 coming out, we can say for sure that, besides the prices of the houses, also the number of sales in real estate have increased.
Lisbon has become one of the most sought-after destinations in the world, being in the “Top 10 Trending Destinations” for 2019, overtaking cities like Paris, Rome, Munich and even Maui, in Hawaii. In this guide, Lisbon is mentioned because of its “shopping, sightseeing, history” and a lot more.
In a report published by Cushman & Wakefield showing the 71 most expensive locations in the world, the Chiado area in Lisbon appears as one of the most expensive neighborhoods.