Argentina Farmland Is Still The Most Expensive In South America

Patrick Archer agribusiness, average prices, competitiveness, real estate, uruguay

The average price of Argentina farmland has fallen over the past two years…that’s the good news. The bad news?  It’s still the most expensive farmland in South America. “Farm Prices Fall In Argentina, But Firm In Neighboring Countries” is the headline of Fernando Bertello’s regional analysis for La Nacion which explains how Argentina farm prices have fallen 15 to 20 …

Where Is The Best Place To Open A Business In Buenos Aires?

Patrick Archer average prices, competitiveness, franchises, real estate

The Mall or Main Street? Santa Fe or Shopping? Callao or Centro Comercial ? These are the questions posed in a detailed analysis of the many options available to investors looking to open a retail business in Buenos Aires. While malls trump Main Street 70/30 in countries like the US, having a storefront on a prominent avenue or pedestrian street is more …

Uruguay Farmland Sales Surpass US$1 Billion Per Year

Patrick Archer agribusiness, average prices, foreign investment, real estate, uruguay

The triple-digit growth in Uruguay farm prices, foreign ownership and farmland lease revenue over the past decade has been accompanied by a 263% increase in the dollar value of all farms changing hands each year, according to new data released this week. This statistic is even more impressive when you consider that less than half as many acres are changing hands …

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

Patrick Archer aruba, average prices, foreign investment, real estate, uruguay

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 …