About Buildingazores

BuildingAzores is a company based on the island of Santa Maria, in the Azores, Portugal, the place where João Filipe Figueiredo, Building Azores manager, was born. With the mission to develop and improve construction and real teh property market in Santa Maria with a focus on reconstruction and recovery of tradicional architecture of the island, BuildingAzores was launched in 2015, initially only with construction management services and licensing support. Today, thanks to its professionalism, personalized accompaniment and dedication to each process, BuildingAzores offers a variety of services related to selling, buying properties, from mediation to the management and maintenance of a property. With a dedicated and well-trained team in building management, engineering and architecture, as well as with the support of some external consultants in the areas of solicitor and advocacy, among others, BuildingAzores constantly seeks to improve its knowledge and ally- the best partners for the purpose of presenting themselves to the market with best and utmost professionalism.

What we offer?

Personalized Support

Every client, every house, every process or every work is unique. We use our experience to propose the best solutions for you.


We dedicate ourselves to each process with the same motivation. We dedicate ourselves to our customers as if they were our family.

Our team

Our team

João Filipe

João Filipe is the founder, manager and director of Buildingazores. He has a degree in technological specialization in construction and public works and a course of properties valuation, certified by Securities Market Commission (CMVM), among other specific courses that he has been attending throughout his career. In Buildingazores João assumes the role of management and coordination of works and is the person in charge of the management and planning of construction, budget regulator, property appraiser and manager of “Health and Safety at Work” on site.
Our team

Natércia Reis

Natércia Reis, the competent administrative assistant of BuildingAzores. With a vast expertise ranging from licensing to requisitions, Natércia specializes in the arduous task of managing all documentation associated with BuildingAzores. Her dedication and efficiency ensure that all bureaucratic processes are handled with mastery, allowing our team to focus on what they do best. Natércia Reis is the key piece for a smooth and effective administrative management, thus becoming an indispensable part of our continuous success.
Our team

Ricardo Lory

Ricardo Lory, a certified construction Senior CAD Technician, has been working at BuildingAzores since 2017. With experience on a variety of software’s dedicated to 2D Technical Design, 3D Modeling / 4D and Topography acquired over the 10 years he worked with english companies.
Our team

Raul Oliveira

With a solid education in Architecture at the Universidade Lusíada do Porto between 1997 and 2003, Raul also has professional training in photography from the Instituto Profissional de Fotografia between 2006 and 2008. Additionally, he graduated from the Escola de Turismo de Ponta Delgada, obtaining professional training in cuisine. Raul also holds certifications in Fire Safety, Energy Certification, and Environmental Certification for Sustainable Construction – Lidera. Raul Oliveira is the talented architect behind the most magnificent projects. His specialized knowledge combined with his passion for architecture result in impressive creations that exceed expectations.



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Construction supervision

Properties sold

Satisfied Customers

Years on the market

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