Your local real estate agent in Algarve – Lagos
The Algarve is Portugal´s sunny side of the far South of the country. The province extend from Vila Real Santo Antonio by the Spanish border in the east to Cabo São Vicente in the west, a distance of 150 kilometers.
Portugal´s southern province has attracted visitors for centuries.
Romans dominated the area for a long time. The Moors from North of Africa came
later and they left their marks, including the name of the province. Al-Gharb
means west in Arabic.
Today most visitors come from the North of Europe. Attracted by the excellent climate and the relaxed lifestyle. The Portuguese are famous for their hospitality and are easy to connect with since the majority speaks English.
There are many lovely towns along the coast and several small fishing villages has been turned into tourist resorts with lots of entertainment.
The Portuguese carries a great interest in food and with the Atlantic Ocean right next door the Algarve offers a great varieties of fresh produce
The beaches are of world class and many of them are surrounded by the sandstone cliffs that has made the Algarve famous. The Algarve is also associated with golf and there are 30 golf-courses of high quality to play on year around. With over 3000 hours of sunshine and a pleasant climate all year round the Algarve invites to all kinds of outdoor activities.
If you go inland just a few kilometers from the coast you will find a different Algarve.
Small rural villages where time stands still. Orange plantations and olive trees. Local restaurants that offers locally grown delicatessen.
Fastighetbyrån´s office is situated right in the centre of the pedestrian streets of lovely Lagos. We have profound experience of the Algarve, an extended network and good local knowledge.