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Florida best place to retire in the US yet again
02.02.2021
Florida best place to retire in the US yet again

Florida ranks, yet again, as the best place to retire in the US. Beating 49 other states in retirement rankings, the Sunshine State gets the best overall score and stands out for both affordability and quality of life. The latest confirmation of Florida’s prime position for retirees opens up interesting investment opportunities with strong potential.

2020 Sees record year for sales of land plots in Ceará
25.01.2021
2020 Sees record year for sales of land plots in Ceará

Sales of land plots in Ceará reached record levels in 2020 when the buy-to-build market soared throughout Brazil. Prices for land doubled in some areas as demand rose by 20%. Analysts believe this trend will continue throughout 2021.

Outlook for Florida economy and real estate in 2021
19.01.2021
Outlook for Florida economy and real estate in 2021

Forecasts point to slow but steady progress for both the Florida economy and real estate in 2021. The former is expected to grow by 4.9% and the latter to continue to offer strong potential for investors.

Fortaleza economy becomes largest in northeast Brazil
14.01.2021
Fortaleza economy becomes largest in northeast Brazil

The Fortaleza economy has overtaken Salvador to be the largest in Northeast Brazil. The capital leads a state with strong growth as seen in latest figures for GDP indicating 16.7% growth in Ceará.

What’s in store for brazilian tourism in 2021
12.01.2021
What’s in store for brazilian tourism in 2021

Discover what’s in store for Brazilian tourism in 2021 with predictions and expectations from key players in the sector who analyse the domestic and international outlook. Expect continual and sustained growth this year as staycation and holiday let trends consolidate.

The year to invest in Tampa real estate
07.01.2021
The year to invest in Tampa real estate

Florida metros account for a full quarter of the top 20 relocation destinations in the US in 2020 and within them, Tampa stands out as a favourite. And 2021 looks set to see more of the same. To the extent that, several reports forecast Tampa real estate to be one of the hottest markets in the US this year.

6 Reasons to invest in Brazil real estate in 2021
05.01.2021
6 Reasons to invest in Brazil real estate in 2021

Six compelling reasons come together to make 2021 the year to invest in Brazil real estate. The lowest interest rates ever, strong demand, a weak currency and value for money make the property sector a favorite among Brazilian and foreign investors. Discover why.

Build-to-rent properties in the US take off
12.12.2020
Build-to-rent properties in the US take off

The market for build-to-rent properties in the US has taken off this year in the light of strong demand for single-family homes in suburbia. Analysts point to multiple investment opportunities in a market with big interest from REITs and non-property investment funds as well as individual investors.

On the cards for the US property market in 2021
08.12.2020
On the cards for the US property market in 2021

Higher prices, more expensive mortgages and an increase in sales form the basis of predictions for the US property market in 2021. This scenario has interesting implications for investors. Find out why in our latest news article.

Global prime property outlook for 2021
03.12.2020
Global prime property outlook for 2021

The global prime property outlook for 2021 looks rosy with most cities to see price increases over the next year as new trends settle among consumers. Furthermore, the market looks set for changes in location as the suburbs and beach resorts rise in popularity.

New builds in the US at their highest since spring 2007
01.12.2020
New builds in the US at their highest since spring 2007

Latest figures for pending sales show that new builds in the US continue to boom. The 45.8% rise in the year to October is the highest since spring 2007. Housing starts have also risen along with permits in Southwest Florida, making this a prime market for investment in new single family homes.

Mortgage loans in Ceará reach highest since 2015
26.11.2020
Mortgage loans in Ceará reach highest since 2015

With an increase of over 32% so far this year, mortgage loans in Ceará are at their highest since 2015. They reflect a very busy market, currently experiencing its best moment for years. Analysts believe that this trend will continue well into 2021 as buyers take advantage of record low interest rates.

US house prices rise even further in Q3
24.11.2020
US house prices rise even further in Q3

In Q3, US house prices rose across the board with 65% of metros registering double-digit increases. Single-family home prices rose in every one of the 181 metros included in the NAR report as the market shows no signs of flagging in 2020.

New properties in Brazil see record sales
19.11.2020
New properties in Brazil see record sales

Pent-up demand and rock-bottom mortgage interest rates push sales of new properties in Brazil to record levels. Figures for new-build sales in September went up by 23.7% in the year while mortgage lending soared by 44% in the first nine months of the year. Analysts predict a busy end to the year for property in Brazil with excellent prospects for 2021.

FDI and IPOs boost economy in Ceará
17.11.2020
FDI and IPOs boost economy in Ceará

Recent FDI and a surge in IPOs have brought the economy in Ceará to the forefront in Northeast Brazil. The number of foreign investors has more than doubled since 2010 and Ceará companies account for more than half those from Northeast Brazil on the stock exchange.

Short-term lets in Florida set for busy winter
12.11.2020
Short-term lets in Florida set for busy winter

The trend for staycations and search for new homes lead to busy winter for short-term lets in Florida. Rates look set to double in some areas predicted to see record levels of occupancy. According to new survey data, staycations are here to stay during 2021 as well.

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