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Foreigners purchasing property in Brazil need a tax identification number (CPF) for tax and registration purposes, obtainable from the Brazilian tax office

Legal and registration fees and taxes amount to 6% of the purchase price

The nearest public airport Porto Seguro is just 45 minutes’ drive from Trancoso

There is an airport for private jets at Terravista 4km from the Quadrado

Price wise - house values have increased threefold over the past decade, and show no signs of slowing. The current investment climate, with favourable exchange rates and a stable government are contributing factors and bode well for future investment returns. For those considering a second-home investment property choice is diverse; Trancoso village itself retains the original style of its housing architecture with many quaint little houses. New build houses tend to be built on Brazilian

generous-size plots and can be purchased for R$600,000 to R$7,000,000. Luxury mansions in the best localities sell for upwards of R$2,000,000. Size-wise, four to six bedrooms is standard with all the home-from-home lifestyle trimmings – a pool, spacious patio areas and extensive gardens, with additional facilities such as a games room, home office, wine cellar, al fresco dining/barbecue area and separate guest annex for those last minute sun-seeking guests. The good life has arrived.

Based in the exclusive haven of Trancoso in South Bahia – Exclusive Realty Brasil specialises in the sale of premium residential properties for HNW individuals and discerning investors. The company’s real estate portfolio spans development plots, land banking investments, through to the finest luxury beachfront villas and prestigious second-home residences in the region.

The agency offers clients a bespoke 360 degree service from property search and selection, and title deeds registration through to tax and legal essentials for a seamless purchase outcome.

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