Algarve. Feel at home. Be Yourself. We are here to help.

Our Team is so much more than a full-service estate company. We are a group of talented individuals with a passion for spotting the best solutions for our clients who are looking for a lifestyle. So our philosophy that guides everything we do at A1 is to help our clients ultimately find their dream. We firmly believe that our broad knowledge of the area assists considerably in delivering upon this goal: Algarve. Feel at home. Be Yourself.

Agnieszka Kijonka
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Agnieszka, who has lived and worked in the Algarve for the last 20 years, helps new and experienced real estate buyers and vendors successfully complete the purchase and sale of their property in the Algarve. Her goal is to build a foundation for the safe sale and purchase of property, for foreigners of all nationalities. Those who have chosen the Algarve as their prime holiday destination and those who have chosen the Algarve as their permanent home.


Maria Brismontier
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MARIA BRISMONTIER - Property Search Agent

Specialized in formalities and administrative procedures, Maria gives you advice if you want to move to Portugal. She informs you about the tax exemption, the Non-Habitual-Residence status, the Golden Visa, the health insurance and many other practical things, such as how to import your car, how to pay the tolls as a foreigner or even where to find Portuguese lessons. Living in a different country is a new chapter in your life and can be a great challenge. Maria's goal is to ease your integration into the Algarve.         

João Pedro Mestre
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JOÃO PEDRO MESTRE - Junior Property Search Agent

Although João Pedro has provided consultancy to many types of businesses over a broad number of industries, he is currently focusing his attention within the Real Estate Sector. He comes to us with an extensive Customer Service Background from his past experience. João Pedro’s current responsibilities include Vendors and Buyers Relations, as well as, overseeing properties and their compatibility with our portfolio


Celeste Viegas
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CELESTE VIEGAS - Office Manager

Celeste offers a high level of client service, integrity and professionalism as an Office Manager and Assistant to our Team. Known for her tenacious personality, she always tries to do what is best for our clients. She has an eye for your individual needs. Her professional experience is a great asset for A1 and we are proud to have her on board. A native Algarvia, Celeste has lived in this community all of her life and is extremely knowledgeable about the surrounding area.


Seth Van Driessche
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SETH VAN DRIESSCHE - Drone Specialist

Seth is very versatile and still in his training. However, his great passion is his drone, which he masters perfectly well and which he employs to produce these wonderful aerial views of the properties in our portfolio and of the Algarve. With his fresh ideas, he is an asset to our team. 


The A1 Office


A1 Algarve office

A1 ALGARVE PROPERTY is based on 18 years market experience in the Algarve and solid local knowledge. We are confident to spot the right properties for you as well as provide the
documents necessary to close your sale or purchase.

  • A1 was created to make a difference in service and the marketing approach in the Algarve Real Estate market in Southern Portugal, which is hopelessly overcrowded and not properly supervised
  • We listen to you and your demands because we care
  • Specialising in all kinds of properties which are well located and built to a high quality and within different budget ranges
  • We not only have long-term relationships with the resorts, from Vale do Lobo over Quinta do Lago to Monte Rei, but we are also well connected with all of the urbanisations in the Central Algarve

It would be a joy to share our expertise with you on The Algarve and find your home.


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