Rio Officials Negotiating Sale of Olympic Apartments to Civil Workers

Rio Mayor Crivella, Caixa Econômica Federal, and construction company, Carvalho Hosken, hope to soon find occupants for the 3,604 apartments used by the Rio 2016 athletes at the Olympic Village in Barra da Tijuca.

By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Six months removed from the mega-spectacle that was the 2016 Rio Olympics, local news is reporting that Rio city officials are trying to facilitate the sale of the apartments at the Olympic Village, which were the athletes’ residences during the Games.

The City of Rio is in discussions with government-owned financial institution, Caixa Econômica Federal (CEF) and construction company, Carvalho Hosken, to sell the Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?