Monthly Archives: May 2014

Brazil’s World Cup Real-Estate Blitz

Originally published at “Wall Street Journal“ Some visitors heading to the World Cup in June are paying more than $100,000 a week to rent luxury homes in Rio de Janeiro for the month-long event, sending property owners scrambling to list. Former fashion executive Arif Noor’s three-story, glass-walled villa sticks out

Extending your portfolio overseas

Savills UK Global Farmland Index shows an average global annualised growth since 2002 of 20% – with the highest growth recorded in the emerging markets. Many investors are seeking to de-risk portfolios leading to a wholesale re-evaluation of asset classes in an attempt to identify real and sustainable values. This