Brazilian housing market reflects structural shifts

More signs of the increasing power and impact of the emerging socio-economic Class C. Despite events elsewhere in the world, the burgeoning credit options in Brazil are creating a number of shifts in the housing market as home ownership becomes increasingly accessible to more Brazilians. According to the Caixa Econ├┤mica Federal, their online simulator Home Finance has received no less than 13 million hits in the last 2 months.