Subdued Inflation to Increase Rents by Roughly 0.6% Next Year

6 August 2019

Residential rental costs are expected to moderate next year, as Portugal’s statistical agency (INE) revealed that monthly inflation has fallen to a recent low of -0.3% from 0.63% earlier in the year. Consequently, economists believe that the index used to correct rental contract prices, which will be announced in September, will come in at between 0.5% and 0.6%.

Original Story: Economia Online

Adaptation/Translation: Richard D. K. Turner

10