As the nation emerges from a lengthy economic slump, the bustling city of São Paulo is beginning to see sales and prices rebound.
More countries and are seeing residential property price rises year on year than at any time in the last decade but the average rate of growth is slowing significantly, the latest global index shows.
Brazil's economy shrank in the first three months of the year for the first time since 2016, when the country was in recession.
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Brazil is coming out of a lengthy recession following years of political turmoil. Home prices fell 3.23 percent in 2017 and 5.38 percent in 2016, when inflation is factored in, according to the FipeZap Index, which tracks sales in 20 Brazilian cities.
The price fall was the first recorded since FipeZap began calculating its much-followed indicator 10 years ago
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Brazil's economy has grown 1% in the first three months of 2017, putting an end to the country's longest recession in history, officials have announced.
The FipeZap indicator, a monthly gauge of home sale prices that covers 20 major Brazilian cities, fell 0.04 % last month from February
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