Middle Eastern interest on the rise as Brazil welcomes Arab investment

7% increase in number of passengers flying with Middle East airlines to São Paulo International Airport in 2014 41% growth in number of tourists from Middle Eastern countries making trips overseas from 2005 to 2013 (UNWTO) Ritz-G5 capitalising on increasing Middle Eastern interest in Brazil by presenting new Shariah-compliant project With international tourist arrivals in… Read more »


Ritz returns in style

This summer, it wasn’t just the best players and teams from around the world converging on Brazil. For top Ritz investors from Singapore, it was their once in a lifetime chance to live the World Cup and see their investments in the sunshine city for the first time. The impressive seven-day itinerary behind the Ritz… Read more »

14 reasons to consider Brazil as the home of your next property investment

Even though Brazil’s hopes of being crowned the FIFA 2014 World Cup champions are dashed after a staggering defeat by Germany in the semi-finals this week, the Latin American powerhouse still boasts numerous other winning qualities. So, as the world’s greatest football tournament draws to a close, leading developers Ritz Property pays homage to this… Read more »


A better Britain-Brazil partnership set to boost investor confidence

Last week saw George Osborne, the British Chancellor of the Exchequer, set foot on Brazilian shores for the first time in 25 years on a three day trade visit. Representing the “most pro-Brazil British government for over 70 years” Osborne met with business leaders and officials in Rio de Janiero and Sao Paulo announcing plans… Read more »

Brazil experiences record-breaking residential real estate prices

For those considering investing in Brazilian property, 2013 could be the ideal time to pick up a bargain. According to the latest global house price index, real estate prices are likely to stagnate next year, continuing the current trend for slow and marginal growth. The report revealed that overall house prices in mainstream residential markets… Read more »

Thailand, Brazil and US markets looking good for 2013

Thailand, Brazil and the United States are three property markets with positive outlooks for 2013, according to a press release by Crystal Investment and Real Estate. Distressed markets in several American cities, as well as emerging markets in Brazil and Pattaya, Thailand, are tipped by the company as offering excellent rental returns, as well as… Read more »