Initially settled in a small valley that confronts the ocean, Albufeira now reaches out throughout its hillsides becoming a small but modern urban centre, keeping its roots visible to who visits the downtown area.
This region, inhabited by man for over 4.000 years, has been the stage of several conquests and disputes amongst the several people that resided here. Its name however, has Arabic descendance, as they ruled this region for 5 centuries, until it became part of Portugal’s national territory.
We arrive to the XX century, and it’s from the 1960’s that Albufeira became an international tourist destination. In 1986 it was elected city, and since then its growth is obvious.
You can expect to find several touristic developments, restaurants, pubs and supermarkets. It’s the stage of many cultural activities that occur along the year. Albufeira is where you can find ERA-Albufeira if you decide to visit us or to know in full detail the range of real estate properties we have available in all the Algarve.
With 30km of sea shore, Albufeira owns some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. It is the region with more beaches awarded with the blue flag, a distinction only available to beaches that follow strict criteria such as cleanliness, accessibility and water quality. The diversity and beauty of albufeira turns this into a unique region.
Real Estate sector in Albufeira
This beautiful city has been the target of a big urban development. With the arrivel of international tourists the hotel industry has developed a lot, something quite visible to who visits the city. It is possible to find several apartments and villas in private condominiums, dedicated exclusively to tourism. This sector of activity is responsible for many jobs, which also boosts the search for permanent properties.
With the appearance of public services, allied with a growing population, Albufeira has become the home of several families that have found here a place to live.
The offer of family friendly apartments is ever more comum, the same for villas and town homes.
Use this opportunity to analyse our diversified offer of properties in this city, which contemplates several properties such as, luxury villas, small villas, apartments with seaside view, and even small apartments. Albufeira is in fact a destination that possesses a bit of everything for everyone.