Foz do Iguaçu is one of the most popular Brazilian cities. Besides the countless Brazilians who decide to spend their vacations in the region, people from all over the world travel to the city located in the state of Paraná to check up close the beauty and cultural and historical richness that exist there. There are people who fall in love with the city so much that they decide to spend the rest of their lives in Foz.

For those who are part of this group of people who have decided to live in a new place, or who are still thinking about joining the more than 250 thousand inhabitants of the city, we have listed the five main reasons to build a new life in Foz do Iguaçu. Check them all out below:

Reasons to buy a property in Foz do Iguaçu:

With so many attractions that the Land of the Falls has shown to Brazil and the world, it is almost impossible not to want to invest in a property in this beautiful city. We list the main advantages below.


With renowned hospitals and professionals, Foz also receives a great incentive from the government of the region to meet all the needs of the population and guarantee that the Iguazu people always have quality of life and great wellbeing.

A recent example of this is the fight against Covid-19. The city stood out during the pandemic for its control and combat planning, presenting recovery rates that exceeded the national average. In addition, the Ministro Costa Cavalcante Hospital was recognized by the Albert Einstein Hospital as a reference in the fight against the disease.

International infrastructure

Foz do Iguaçu will soon be connected to Paraguay, thanks to the Second Bridge. The works of the road that will make this integration happen have already reached the mark of almost 80% of execution, and in its end it should be about 760 meters long and have a span of 470 meters – the largest in Latin America.

Throughout this process, jobs were (and are still being) generated and the local economy moved. With the completion of the bridge, it will be much easier to get around, facilitating work, sightseeing tours, and various other activities outside Brazil. Have you ever thought of spending a weekend with your family abroad without paying too much? In Foz do Iguaçu it will be very easy!


From public basic education to higher education, the city aims to offer the best educational content for children, youth and adults. In the 2008 ENEM, Foz do Iguaçu ranked 33rd among the cities with more than 200 thousand inhabitants. In 2011, the city also had the best average for elementary school in Brazil.

Regarding higher education, Foz has the Federal University of Latin American Integration, a public higher education institution focused on training new professionals and researchers specialized in the region’s economic, social, cultural, and political development.

Real estate sector

Finally, the chances that Foz do Iguaçu’s current real estate sector is giving to old and new residents. Those who are looking for a house or apartment will find unmissable opportunities with guaranteed comfort, safety, and quality. New developments are appearing more and more complete, managing to provide families and citizens with a brighter future.


Who has never been conquered by their stomach? If you love trying new dishes and delighting yourself with the varied gastronomy of Brazil and neighboring countries, Foz do Iguaçu is the right place for it. The different options seen there originate from approximately 80 different nationalities. And one of the region’s main attractions is the Arab gastronomy, which has a unique and tasty touch.

The residents of Foz have many alternatives spread throughout the streets and neighborhoods, ranging from sweets to more traditional options such as raw kibbeh. Several recipes are true family heirlooms, passed on from generation to generation.

Still, the city of Paraná is among the cheapest cities to live in. Its cost of living is 44.8% cheaper compared to the cost of living in the capital of São Paulo. Finally, we, from VRV, are coming to the region with amazing news. Stay tuned, because we are sure that we will change your concept of “living well”.

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