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 Econômica Federal, their online simulator Home Finance has received no less than 13 million hits in the last 2 months.