Construction and Real Estate


The Construction and Real Estate Markets in Brazil are growing at a booming pace - aggregate demand exceeds supply with a serious short-term effect on prices.
The major drivers of growth are the expansion of infrastructures and their renewal, together with the long-awaited revival of the Middle Class and the growing inclusion of previously marginalized groups of the Brazilian Society.

The coming global events that involve the country - the 2014 World Cup and the Olympic Games in 2016 - require to update and complete roads, railways, airports and tourist accommodation capacity.

The Federal program "Minha Casa Minha Vida", promotes construction of new homes by means of a well-endowed financial plan – this has set a new, low-cost industry going at an impressive pace. The growth in the so-called "C" and "D" market segments is among the most relevant and promising phenomena Brazilian economy.
If price corrections may be in store for the luxury housing segment, "popular" housing may follow a steadier but sustained course: one of the largest markets in the world, with solid growth prospects.