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Property Market Insights

Feet on the Earth and dreams on the Moon: How Proppy CRM and CASAFARI found each other and merged into one

In 2006, while Paulo Fernandes was programming and Ricardo Santos was focusing on design, they were far from imagining that life would take them on a journey of entrepreneurship, challenges,

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Comparative Market Analysis: how has it evolved and why is this so important for the real estate market?

Before 2018, this was the reality: doing a Comparative Market Analysis was a headache. Today, it is an art that is within the reach of any real estate professional and

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CASAFARI secures $135 million to expand its innovative Real Estate platform across Europe

CASAFARI, Europe’s largest independent real estate network connecting more than 15,000 real estate professionals to 95 million property listings, has secured $120 million to build a portfolio of residential and

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CASAFARI data enrich GoldCrest’s new real estate guide

Looking for Property in Portugal? GoldCrest’s new expert guide will help you. Also, it’s filled with CASAFARI data!

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Pandemic, Real Estate, and Artificial Intelligence: CASAFARI’s review and preview

After a pandemic, what happens to the real estate market? And how can artificial intelligence help this industry? We sat down with CASAFARi’s co-founder, Nils Henning, to ask him

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Photography for Real Estate: 5 tips to enhance your sales

As a real estate agent, your aim is to make possible buyers see the great potential of the property, which can only be done by using images that show off

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Buying Property in Portugal: All You Need To Know

Portugal is attracting a lot of attention from international second-home buyers. With its great weather, excellent quality of life and huge tax benefits for those who come from abroad to

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5 Essential tips for the Real Estate Agent

Looking for properties, staying updated with the real estate market, scheduling visits, taking care of contracts, there’s a lot on the plate of a real estate agent. So, here are

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iBuyers in Europe: What You Need To Know

In one of our previous blog posts, we discussed iBuyers, a recent Proptech trend that has taken the real estate market in the United States by storm.Zillow is expected to

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Back to Basics: What is Proptech?

Even if you’re not involved in the real estate sector, you will have seen the term ‘Proptech’ gain attention in the last couple of years. Perhaps you’ve heard that it’s

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Area Guide Spotlight: Madeira

The month of May in Madeira is no ordinary affair: from Thursday 2 to Sunday 26, the capital city of Funchal will host its annual Madeira Flower Festival, a lively celebration

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Area Guide Spotlight: Portugal

This year is the 45th anniversary of Portugal’s 25 de Abril Revolution, when the country overthrew the Estado Novo regime and became a democracy. Dia de Liberdade – ‘Freedom Day’

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Real Estate Expertise: Hans Lenz

Hans Lenz is Managing Director of Engel & Völkers Mallorca Southwest, one of the most successful shops in the entire global franchise. Read the interview and get to know what to

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Real Estate Expertise: Marcus von Busse

Marcus von Busse is Project Manager at Engel & Völkers Ibiza and former head of Engel & Völkers Spain & Portugal. In this interview, he gives his insight on the current

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Real Estate Expertise: Nuno Durão

Nuno Durão is Managing Partner at Fine & Country Portugal, an agency focused on the Portuguese luxury residential market and who have just won the award from ‘Best Real Estate Agency

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Area Guide Spotlight: Sesimbra

Portugal’s annual carnaval festivities begin at the start of March, and one of the most well-known and popular celebrations has to be Sesimbra. The first few days of the month will

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A How-To Guide: CASAFARI’s Metasearch

Most countries in the world suffer from the same problem: chaos, a lack of access to public records and real estate data to make navigating the property market a straightforward

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Real Estate Expertise: Hélder Batista

Hélder Batista is a broker at Coldwell Banker City and has just signed a contract to publish his first book. In this interview with CASAFARI, Hélder speaks about his values and

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Area Guide Spotlight: Braga

Braga has just been voted one the Best European Destinations 2019. Coming in second place – beaten only by Budapest – Braga finished ahead of major capitals such as London and

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Real Estate Expertise: Cláudia Menino

In January 2017, Cláudia Menino became Project Manager at Grupo Laje Capital after over five years of experience in the real estate market and construction. In this interview with CASAFARI,

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Real Estate Expertise: Pedro Fonseca

Pedro Fonseca, director of RE/MAX Latina in Portugal, has almost two decades of experience at the forefront of the organisation. In this interview he had a few words to say

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Real Estate Expertise: Anne Brightman

Anne Brightman was born and raised in Texas, United States. After many years in Brazil, she moved to Portugal two years ago and is now a real estate agent at Keller

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Real Estate Expertise: Patricia Pereira Coutinho

Patricia Pereira Coutinho is International and New Business Director at Lince Real Estate. In this interview with us, she discusses her company’s partnership with Savills, which joined forces with Lince

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Area Guide Spotlight: Albufeira

According to recent reports, British investment in Algarve real estate is at a high even in spite of Brexit, meaning that the south of Portugal remains a popular spot for

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Area Guide Spotlight: Beato

‘Up-and-coming’ is a term given to lots of neighbourhoods in Lisbon nowadays, but Beato might just be one that truly deserves the label. Expresso recently called Beato ‘the most creative neighbourhood

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Real Estate Marketing On Social Media: A Guide

It should come as no surprise that social media is a crucial means of marketing yourself as a real estate professional nowadays; offline marketing alone is simply no longer an

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Lisbon – Market Report Q3 2018

CASAFARI has recently published its Lisbon Q3 2018 Market Report, where we have compiled data from across 23 parishes of Lisbon to bring a clear overview of price and property listings. Use

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Ibiza – Market Report Q3 2018

Casafari has recently published its Ibiza Q3 2018 Market Report, which you can have a read of here. We have compiled data from the areas of Ibiza and Formentera to create

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Sotogrande – Market Report Q3 2018

Casafari has recently published its Sotogrande Q3 2018 Market Report, which you can read here. In it, we have compiled data from across four areas of Sotogrande to bring a

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Proptech: why Casafari is the real estate agent’s best friend

If there is one thing the Casafari founders found when they tried to buy a property in Mallorca, it was that the real estate market is riddled with inconsistency and confusion. As

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