Holiday Letting has been popping up throughout Europe, especially in the more tourist-oriented countries. We look at what measures are being enacted to regulate this ever-growing phenomenon.
Currently, more than 2.3 million Portuguese live abroad or 22% of the population. After Malta, Portugal is the European country with most emigrants. In 2015, the latest year of available statistics, the main destination was the United Kingdom with 32,301 Portuguese entries, followed by France with 18,480, and Switzerland with 12,325. Moves to Germany numbered 9195 and Angola 6715.