All You Need to Know About Mortgage Interest Rates in Portugal

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Having a home in Portugal can be an excellent investment, both financially and in terms of quality of life, but interest rates make a difference. When interest rates are low, your monthly payments are likely to be lower and you may be able to borrow more. But when interest rates are high, your monthly payments … Read more

Portugal Mortgage Calculator: Check How Much You Could Borrow

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Are you thinking about purchasing a property in Portugal but are confused about how much you’re able to borrow? Buying a property in Portugal can be confusing, but don’t worry: Portugalist is here to help. Use our mortgage calculator below to estimate: *This part of the process requires more information. A mortgage broker will get … Read more

5 Reasons to Use A Mortgage Broker in Portugal

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You don’t have to use a mortgage broker to get a mortgage in Portugal – you could apply in any bank in Portugal – but it often makes more sense for people, particularly foreigners, to use a mortgage broker. Here’s why.  It Saves a Lot of Time Applying for mortgages can be a time-consuming process. … Read more

Can I get a Buy-to-Let Mortgage in Portugal?

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While most people buying property in Portugal buy for themselves, either as a main residence or a holiday home, many buy with the intention of renting that property out, either to long-term renters or to short-term holiday-makers. And, unless you’re in the lucky position to have savings to cover the purchase, it’s quite likely you’ll … Read more