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We bring 20+ years of experience in the Portuguese real estate market, both as investors and as administrators of several successful projects. We offer a wide spectrum of services to help everyone wherever they are on the continuum of making a move to Portugal.  Whether you have decided to relocate but would like guidance in determining what part of Portugal (or even what neighborhood in a given city!) might best suit your family’s needs or whether you need expert guidance from a local to navigate the Portuguese real estate market, or if you’ve identified a property and would like someone to represent you in negotiations, we can help.


With our fluency in 6 languages (English, French, Dutch, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese), you can feel comfortable that the staff of The Portugal Company will understand your needs and be able to communicate your expectations in all negotations.  Relocating to a foreign country can be daunting. We help take the fear of the unknown out of the equation by ensuring transparency throughout the process.



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‘Pieter and Alice have a clear working method. In a personal meeting they analyzed our wishes – and yes, we did have quite a set of requirements and wishes. Together we searched for suitable properties and eventually we found the house where we want to live.’

Johan and Dianne

The Netherlands >>> Lourinhã, Silver Coast

‘It was their understanding of our dreams, combined with local knowledge that led to us finding our home’

Nick & Charlie

London >>> Monsaraz, Alentejo

‘The expert knowlegde of The Portugal Company was a real relief for us doing business in Portugal.
In record time they helped us making a perfect deal and dealing with the Portuguese bureaucracy.
Highly recommended!’

Pascale & Christian

Belgium >>> Ferreira do Zêzere, central Portugal

‘We would recommend The Portugal Company to anyone interested in moving to Portugal, they are worth every cent, extremely friendly and approachable in a professional manner.’

Richard & Annette

UK >>> Resende, Douro Valley

‘When planning our relocation to Portugal, it gave us great peace of mind to work with a local company with expertise and contacts in Portuguese real estate and immigration. Pieter and Alice’s ability to understand our needs, advocate on our behalf and cut through red tape, allowed us to relocate quickly and with minimal stress.’

Yvonne, New York/Valencia >>> Algarve

‘During our search for a beautiful home in Portugal, Pieter & Alice came on our path. The first phone call with Pieter felt right from the start, and we knew from that moment on that we could ‘get along’.

What is very special about their way of working, is that they listen very well. And from there, they turn into action mode. We worked closely toghether as a team, and got step by step closer to what we were actually looking for!

In addition, their knowledge of the Portuguese housing market is great and their network so extensive that, once they helped us to purchase, they also helped us in an amazing way with all kinds of issues that may arise after buying a house. In our communication with Pieter & Alice we always felt heard and they were always very willing to think along. And that is what we needed 😊.

Besides that, they are very nice people who we hope to meet many times in the future!’

Ton & Annelize Bisterbosch, Amsterdam > Quinta de Santa Rita, Elvas

"We feel so lucky to have come across Pieter and Alice"

Having seen Pieter on YouTube we took the chance and contacted him, we were quite nervous as YouTube can be a bit like the wild west! But phew…! all was well, and we were so glad that we took the plunge!

Alice and Pieter guided us through the whole process of moving to Portugal and buying our lovely new home here as well as holding our hands through all the paperwork involved which was invaluable for us.

We found them to be good people who are friendly and level headed, and offered us thoughtful diligence in finding our feet in Portugal as well as helping us finding our beautiful home here.”

Philip and Heather

UK >>> Fundão

I am so glad we had them on our side. Definitely recommended!

My family and I recently moved to Porto and, with the help of the Portugal Company, purchased a new home. I can´t imagine going through this process without their help. In fact, I’m sure it would not have been possible without them. Simply trying to arrange visits of properties that are actually available would have been difficult. (Portuguese realtors often “bait and switch” with listings of properties that are already sold.) And even if we had somehow managed to locate a property, it would have been a nightmare trying to negotiate a deal and navigate paperwork – I’m sure we would have felt that we’d been taken advantage of. Not only are Pieter and Alice super friendly and welcoming, but they are also incredibly well-versed with the “ins and outs” of the Portugal real estate market. They are shrewd negotiators and helped avoid costly mistakes. They are also great communicators and were always available to answer our questions and put our minds at ease. Purchasing property in another country can be overwhelming, but it was nice to have them explain the process and make it less daunting. They held our hand throughout the process from start to finish and did much of the hard work for us. I am so glad we had them on our side. Definitely recommended!

Doug Hodgson

USA >> Porto

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Manage Portugal

Did you already find your dream house in Portugal? And do you need some support in  dealing with all the institutions, bureaucracy, etc.?

We can help you manage all legal, financial and bureaucratic issues. The Portugal Company has been doing so for over 20 years.

Let us help you, while you’re away or just enjoying your life in Portugal.

Get in touch with us and let us know how we can help you! Simply send an e-mail to: