Stable and Prosperous
Chile is one of South America’s most stable and prosperous nations and is considered an emerging economy. It leads Latin American countries in many categories, including competitiveness, income per capita, globalization, state of peace, economic freedom and low perception of corruption.
Its 15.1 million people enjoy live primarily in urban areas (85%), and country is expected to grow to 20 million people by the year 2050.
Fueled by a sustained growth in tourism, especially amongst travelers from the Americas, Chile has also seen an expansion of tourists from Asian countries, notably China and South Korea.
A Diverse Country with Greater Santiago Gaining More Attention
The greater Santiago area houses 40% of all Chileans, and the importance of Santiago as a major South American city for finance, commerce and education continues to grow.
Since the U.S.-Chile Free Trade Agreement went into effect in 2004, trade with U.S. has skyrocketed through exports of higher-priced copper and fine Chilean wines. High domestic savings and investment rates in the 1990s helped propel Chile’s economy to new heights, establishing it as a safe, secure partner in South America and taking it out of the shadows to a much higher global prominence.
Real estate is Chile remains secure. The right group or individual looking for a real estate franchising opportunity should find great value and ample opportunity.
Find out more about the country of Chile from Bill, including:
- What Keller Williams Worldwide is looking for in a potential country partner
- Why the Keller Williams Realty story so unique
- How to start the process of finding out if you might be a good match
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