• Inflation in March 2018 is 0,09% , lowest march since 1994

    Inflação oficial desacelera e fica em 0,09% em março, diz IBGE Trata-se do menor nível para um mês de março desde 1994. Em 12 meses, a inflação acumulada ficou em 2,68%.

  • Banking

    Moving Money into Brazil You can also move large sums of money into Brazil—for example, to purchase a property—without having a local bank account. To do so you’ll simply need to enlist the services of professionals versed in providing these services. Note that the Brazilian government imposes a foreign-exchange transactions tax (IOF) of 0.38%, in

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  • Visa, Residency

    Many people ask me always about residency…..visa here what i collected : Getting Your Brazil Visa and Residency Here is complete information on getting a visa and residency in Brazil, including; the types of visas available, residency process, and what is needed to apply for citizenship. Brazil Tourist Visa Brazil generally follows a policy of reciprocity—if

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  • Purchase fees, taxes

    THIS IS A SIMULATION, RATE COULD CHANGE   In total, fees and taxes come in at around seven per cent of the purchase price. This is broken down into legal fees of two per cent, stamp duty of two to three per cent (depending on the price of the property) and registration fees of two

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  • Residency

    Have the right visas, residency and work permits. If you wish to obtain a permanent residence permit you will need to prove that you have funds in excess of R$500,000 ($150,000 / 135,000€), but even then this visa is only issued on a five-year conditional basis. In order to re-validate your visa you must show

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  • Buying properties, first step

    Know the legal issues. Brazil is perhaps one of the few emerging markets that allows foreign buyers to own both land and property in their own names on a 100 per cent freehold basis – making the buying process relatively straightforward. However, before you can buy a property in Brazil, you must obtain a CPF

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  • 2018 – economy is better, interest rate down

    The Brazil Central Bank recently announced the lowest interest rates since 1986. The latest cut brought Brazilian interest rates to 7%, down by over half in a year. The reduction is likely to have very positive effects on the economy as a whole and on the property market in particular. In October last year, Brazilian

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  • Obtaining property documents in Brasil

    a) All documents regarding property ownership in Brazil are of PUBLIC DOMAIN;  they can all be obtained in the local Real Estate Notary, by paying a fee of approximately R$ 85,00 (for property registration) and R$ 95,00 (for original deed of purchase); b) The profession of Real Estate Broker is regulated by a FEDERAL LAW

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  • Costs of a deal March 2015 an example

    This is a deal made  at Centro Rio de Janeiro , the value of the purchase price was 42 millions reais, commercial property . the costs – ITBI: R$ 1.736.991,68 – Deed notary: R$ 303.510,09 – Real estate notary: R$ 267.113,24 – Certificates:  R$ 45.710,00 (three properties, three sellers deed) – Legal fees: R$ 387.150,00

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  • Costs of buying office space, three properties

    EXAMPLE ONLY , EACH DEAL ” CASE BY CASE” Let us remember that we are buying THREE PROPERTIES, for notary’s consideration. We are considering a deal closed for a total of R$ 1.800.000,00 1 – PAYING the PROPERTY TRANSFER TAX (ITBI) (2%)   We should start processing the Property Tax by when due diligence ends.  This takes

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