The evaluation concluded that Lisbon is a “sophisticated city”, which stands out for the quality of its universities, infrastructure, and security, for its access to private capital, for having a stable local government/administration, and for being a sustainable city.
“Initiative offers landlords the option of renting their properties to the city for a minimum of five years”
“In the end, this is not a miracle. This is work and organization,” … “We follow a strategy. In Portuguese, we say this: ‘If you don’t know where to go, no wind is favorable.’ “So we knew where to go and we took advantage of the two weeks ahead of us to prepare.”
“We have a moment now, while we sit on collective pause, to regroup what we’d like our lives to look like and to connect the dots between our ideal lifestyle and the top choices for the best places to think about spending time and money overseas.”
They will be free to use country’s health service, welfare system, bank accounts, and work and rental contracts