Adriano, brazilian soccer player, selling house in Barra da Tijuca

The time away from football seems to be starting to affect the financial life of soccer player Adriano, the Imperador. Sidelined since his spell at Atlético-PR and currently without a club, the “Emperor” is are putting his house on the

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

Jesus Luz, Madonnas ex boyfriend in a photo essay in Brazil. With pictures.

The actor, model and DJ Jesus Luz is the cover of issue number 50 of the magazine JUNIOR that has just hit newsstands in Brazil. The photos of Madonna’s ex-boyfriend were made in Rio de Janeiro by French photographer Hamid …

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 …

Video that shows aggression against dogs in a Rio pet shop causes stir in Brazil

The Civil Police of Rio de Janeiro investigates the complaint of mistreatment of dogs during bath time at Four Paws pet shop, located in the Engenho de Dentro neighborhood, in the north of the city. The images of the attacks …

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 …

Where to buy houses or apartments for investment now in Brazil

Kitchen of an apartment in Brazil.Some people tell me they would like to buy something in Brazil and enjoy this growing country while ensuring a home or property to rent in the future. I think this is quite right and I always tell these people …

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 …