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Ec. Freedom 5 Years in Latin-America

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Guyana 15.00%
Colombia 7.96%
Suriname 3.12%
Brazil 2.33%
Chile 1.92%
Costa Rica 1.54%
Paraguay 1.05%
Guatemala 0.25%
Nicaragua 0.19%
Peru -0.27%
Uruguay -0.64%
Honduras -2.03%
Bolivia -2.03%
Venezuela -2.14%
Panama -2.16%
Mexico -2.23%
Ecuador -2.49%
El Salvador -5.31%
Argentina -12.97%

Latin-America: Economic freedom index, 5-year change

Increased economic freedom is strongly associated with high GDP growth, and therefore with rises in residential property prices. Changes in a countrys score on the Heritage Foundations freedom index are calculated by the Global Property Guide to produce a 5-point rating:

  • Greatly Improved
  • Improved
  • Nuetral
  • Worse
  • Much Worse

Source: Calculated using figures from The Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal


Title: Residential property markets and investments in Latin-America

Description: Opportunities in residential property investment in Latin America. A comparison of Latin American countries on the basis of rental yields, taxes and investment prospects.

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