By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – President of Brazil, Michel Temer, is expected to announce on Monday new rules for the low-income housing government program Minha Casa Minha Vida (My Home, My Life), which the government hopes will lead to 600,000 new units this year. For the construction sector the announcement will bring some relief.

According to local media the government hopes to stimulate the construction of houses and increase the number of families helped by increasing the maximum limit of household income to qualify for the program.

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