- Mountain Views
- Sea View
REAL ESTATE IN CALHETA
Excellent location with 1 190m² corner plot in Prazeres, Calheta with a commanding sea, mountain views and stunning year around sunset views, with road access on two roads. Level, ready to build, close to all amenities and Via Express.
Prazeres is central parish within the municipality of Calheta, located along the main Regional 222 Roadway, linking it to Fajã da Ovelha and Estreito da Calheta. It extends from the edge of the escarpment overlooking the Atlantic Ocean into the interior to Paul da Serra. The landscapes here have a natural beauty with an extensive natural viewpoint from where you can view seemingly distant places, in perfect symbiosis with the ocean, forming an exclusive meeting point between land and the sea. It is about 5km from Vila da Calheta, the “capital” of Calheta when using the Via Express.
Calheta encompasses the south and south-west region of Madeira Island, with an area of approximately 116 Km2 makes it the longest of the Autonomous Region of Madeira. It is thought that the origin of the name Calheta derives from the small bay or cove, where the Marina is located in Vila da Calheta, sheltered by sea walls with imported sand, makes it one of the island’s few sandy beaches. Calheta is considered to have the best general climate in Madeira, popular with bars, restaurants, beach and art culture.
WHY BUY PROPERTY IN MADEIRA?
The Island of Madeira is noted for its mild to warm year-round temperatures, Madeira wine, gastronomy, historical and cultural value, local artisans and traditional festivities throughout the year, flora and fauna, stunning coastline, breath-taking peaks and the Laurel Forest that are classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Madeira Island is a haven of tranquility, safety and European comforts with an island lifestyle. It’s most popular attractions are levada walks (hikes the mountains) and New Year’s Eve fireworks display which holds multiple Guinness World Records for the “Largest Fireworks Display in the World”.
Madeira is an autonomous region of Portugal since 1976 that has the Legislative Assembly of Madeira and the Regional Government as government bodies, it is an integral part of the European Union with the status of the outermost region of the Union territory. Portugal has a Residence Permit programme for Investors (known as Golden Visa), which enable non-EU citizens to invest in Portugal and obtain a temporary residence permit. The acquisition of real estate with a value equal to, or greater than, EUR 500,000, to be listing eligible for the Golden Visa.