By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – According to the latest FipeZap Residential Rental Index, which tracks residential rental listings in Brazil’s fifteen largest cities, rental prices in September 2018 remained stable (-0.01 percent) after nine months of marginal increases.

Of the fifteen cities in the survey, nine registered price increases from August to September.

However when measured against the month’s inflation rate of 0.48 percent, as calculated by the IPCA/IBGE (National Consumer Price Index/Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics), only São Bernardo do Campo (2.28 percent), Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here