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Construction starts on ESSENCE “New Tradition”

ALMA Development, one of Portugal’s leading real estate promotion and development companies, has announced the start of work on ESSENCE, a landmark development that will revitalize the eastern part of the city of Porto.

With a total investment of more than 30 million euros, ESSENCE contemplates the construction of 84 apartments ranging from T0 to T4 with rooftop.

The project, designed by the OODA studio, stands out for its contemporary architecture and the use of high quality materials.

The company MAP Engenharia was chosen to carry out the work, which will begin in blocks C and D and approximately a month later in Blocks A and B.

ESSENCE - New Tradition

The ESSENCE – New Tradition project

ESSENCE is a real estate project of excellence, incorporating the highest standards of quality and innovation in the development of residential properties.

With a total construction area of around 10,300m2 above ground, ESSENCE consists of 84 apartments with generous areas and large balconies, spread over 4 blocks, ranging from studio apartments to 4-bedroom apartments with rooftops.

With a privileged location in the heart of Antas, ESSENCE was “born” inside an old farmhouse at the top of “Monte Aventino”, surrounded by gardens with centuries-old trees. This real estate development stands out for its modern architecture, designed by the OODA studio, and its high quality construction. The project has been carefully designed to provide residents with a comfortable, quality lifestyle, with large, bright spaces and a view over the city of Porto.

The buildings have an architectural composition based on a set of prefabricated exterior pillars with an irregular geometry, maintaining an iconic rhythm and allowing light to invade the spaces through the glazed areas.

ESSENCE offers a wide range of exclusive services for its residents, including a kids and teen club,multifunction room, gym, digital concierge system, green spaces, charging stations for electric vehicles, garage, storage room, and gated community on plot 2.

A new perspective on life

Essence is a new residential development located in the emblematic city of Porto, more specifically in the Antas area, and is the ideal place for those looking for an exclusive apartment with a unique visual identity, carefully designed to offer an unforgettable experience, every day.