News news


Alameda Jardins d’Arrábida, 1168
4400-478 Vila Nova de Gaia
+351 22 772 85 19


Largo 17 de Setembro, nº3
Presidente Business Center 
        Piso 2 – Sala 224 e 226
+244 919 984 967

News from Portugal

Welcome to Colliers International News Centre. Here you will find the latest news and information.

2017 is expected to keep driving the Portuguese real estate recovery, consolidating the performance of some important variables that have marked the previous year for Portuguese real estate. At Colliers International we will keep accelerating the success of our clients, helping to open the doors of property investment.

Latest Property News

  • Online Retailers and the Growth of 'Showrooming'

    The growth rate of e-commerce sales is forecast to fall over the next four years and - like any other type of retailer - the online ‘pure-play brands’ are increasingly looking at how they can support future sales.

  • Capital Flows: Developing not cooling

    Capital flows into real estate globally remain very strong, with 2017 acquisition levels matching those of 2016 and 2015.

  • Hotel growth in Lisbon and Porto unparalleled in Europe

    Tourism growth has been driving Portugal’s economy upwards. Lisbon and Porto hotel markets continue to exceed expectations, combining occupancy and prices increase. One year later, Colliers International updated information on both markets and estimates that Lisbon’s and Porto’s RevPAR will increase 13 and 15%, respectively.

  • International demand propells Lisbon’s resi market

    Lisbon’s residential market has been growing. International demand explains an important slice of that growth, with Colliers International estimating it to account for a quarter of the overall market volume.

  • Porto records largest office deal

    Porto's office market has surged in H1, recording, not only, the largest office deal in the country, but also 2 additional important deals, close to 2.000 sqm each. International demand has been driving this surge, turning Porto as a viable relocation option for important international corporations.

  • Hostel market keeps growing

    Colliers International studied the hostel market in Lisbon and Porto, and concluded that bed supply has increased 15% yearly, in both cities. Overall, Lisbon has more than 4.000 hostel beds.

  • Supply Chain Disruptors

    The growth of e-commerce, technology change and other cyclical and structural factors, like the crisis of the shipping industry, are reshaping supply chains and have major implications for industrial property portfolios/markets.

  • In the Balance

    Colliers' latest report reveals that the correlation between growth in office-based jobs and office investment turnover during the last economic and investment cycle is absolutely clear.

  • Hotel Investment Attractiveness Index

    Paris has reached the top of Colliers International’s inaugural Hotel Investment Attractiveness Index, an analysis of the investment climate of 20 European cities.

  • Cities of Influence

    Colliers International new Cities of Influence Index places Lisbon as one of the most important cities in Southern Europe, as far as talent, location and cost.

  • EMEA TMT: An inside view

    During 2016, Colliers International conducted a number of in-depth interviews with various global Tech, Media and Telecoms (TMT) companies. These interviews took place ‘pre-and-post’ Brexit, but all were ‘pre-Trump’.

  • December boosts Lisbon's office market

    Colliers International studied Lisbon’s office market and concluded that late year increase in take-up was decisive for take-up to equal 2015’s total, mitigating an otherwise poor performance in the second half of the year.

  • Luanda's hotel market shows resilience

    Colliers International studied Angola’s hotel market and concluded that, although with a decreasing performance, Luanda’s hotel market has stayed regionally (Sub-Saharan Africa) competitive, both in prices and occupancy.

Head of Research

We thank Colliers International speed and expertise when assisting us.João Penha Garcia Monteiro, Ribas - CFO
Largo das Palmeiras, nº 9 1050-168 Lisbon | Tel: +351 213505861