The 10 Most Expensive & Most Affordable Barrios In Buenos Aires

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InvestBA presents the Top 10 most expensive and most affordable neighborhoods in Buenos Aires based on data collected by Reporte Inmobiliario and published this week by Clarin. The numbers in the bar graphs above represent the average price per square foot for residential real estate in each Buenos Aires barrio during the first quarter of 2013. (Full Story in Spanish) For …

New Report Sheds Light On Montevideo Real Estate Prices

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The average price of Montevideo residential properties for sale rose 9% last year while properties for rent climbed 7%, according to a new report from a local consulting firm, Valora. The report says the average price per square foot for Montevideo condominiums is US$190 with prices as low as $111 per square foot in barrios like Goes, La Comercial and …

Foreign Groups Firing Up Uruguay Solar Farm Investments

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Uruguay opened a new chapter of renewable energy promotion this week, and foreign investors are jumping at the chance to bring their expertise and technology to the country’s nascent solar power sector. On Monday, the state-owned power company, UTE, opened a request for proposals from investors interested in building solar farms in Uruguay, and offers for 83% of the total …

Uruguay The #1 Market For Argentina Franchise Expansion

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When the most popular Argentine franchises are ready to export their business model, they don’t have to look much further than across the River Plate. According to a report shared at the 2013 International Franchise Fair in Montevideo (FIFU), Uruguay is the number one foreign destination for Argentina-based franchises. The number of Argentina-based franchises in Uruguay is up 35% over …

BA, Montevideo Among Top 10 Latin American Hotspots

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MasterCard released their annual Global Destination Cities Index today, and both Buenos Aires and Montevideo rank among the Top 10 Destination Cities in Latin America. The third annual ranking and forecast of international visitor arrivals and expenditures in 132 cities worldwide predicts the Top 10 Latin American destination cities will receive 15.4 million international visitors in 2013. By city, the Top …