Real Estate: Properties in Rio de Janeiro

Marina da Glória neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro.

Rio de Janeiro has long been a property investment hotspot in Brazil. The Marvelous City has attracted foreign investors and Brazilians since the begginning of the 20th century with the migrants from different parts of the world. It’s beautiful …

Hangover III actors launch the movie in Rio and take some time to enjoy the city

Actors and cast members from the movie “The Hangover III” are in Brazil to launch the third franchise of the movie series. The movie in Brazil is called “If you drink do not get married.” During the visit of the

NYT features Três Rios, in its real estate section… this blog had already featured Tres Rios as a good place for property investment

On November 21st, the real estate section of the New York Times, Great Homes and Destinations, featured a farmhouse in the town of Três Rio, south of the state of Rio de Janeiro, in Brazil. The article shows the …

2013 may be a good year for foreigners to start thinking about buying property in Brazil again…

beautiful houses with a pool in Brazil.

At the end of last year, experts indicated that the Brazilian real estate market would begin to live a moment of accommodation. It was predicted that the value of real estate would not be at the level of what had …

Current information about the property market in Brazil – part 1

Foreign individual investors disapeared from the beaches and cities of Brazil after the 2008 economic crisis, but that doesn’t mean they have stopped purchasing properties in Brazil. While the money has vanished, there are still lots of people interested in …

Foreigners fighting over favela property in Rio de Janeiro

The view from the hamock at Alto VidigalA German businessman took advantage of the absence of its Austrian owner, to take back the Pousada(inn) Alto Vidigal, located on the hills of the pacified favela of the Vidigal in Rio de Janeiro. The attack occurred during the night …

Survey shows that the value of real estate in Rio reached it’s limits. Most owners now accept to lower the price.

New building for sale in Sao Paulo.The rampant valuation that in recent years dominated the real estate sector in Rio de Janeiro, begins to give clear signs of stabilization. Between December 18, 2011 and June 19, 2012, Veja Rio, a brazilian magazine, followed negotiations involving twenty …