The New “MAIS HABITAÇÃO” Law has now been approved & implemented.

The Portuguese government has recently brought into effect the “Mais Habitação” bill ensuring changes in the holiday rental, real estate, and housing sector.

On October 7, 2023, Law 56/2023 came into force, restricting the issuance of new short-term rental (AL) licenses. This law mostly affects apartments and sectional title blocks and applies throughout Portugal with the exemption of some low-density zones.

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