Palermo School Shuttered Suddenly To Make Way For High-Rise

The Buenos Aires parents and teachers of several hundred students who attended a Palermo private school woke up New Year’s Day with a serious hangover, but Chandon and Fernet were not los culpables. While most BA residents were out celebrating New Year’s Eve with friends and family, professional movers were busy removing all of the furniture, desks, chalkboards and documents …

The Best Buenos Aires Neighborhoods For Real Estate Investment

A new government-sponsored study of Capital Federal using a wide range of metrics has generated a ranking of the best Buenos Aires neighborhoods for real estate investment. “Urban Development Report: Panorama & Investment Opportunities in Buenos Aires” is the title of the analysis carried out by the City’s Ministry of Urban Development and the Real Estate Research Center of the …

Buenos Aires Street Parking Rates Will Rise 300% Next Year

The cost of  parking on the street in several Capital Federal neighborhoods will surge over 300% next year when proposed legislation from the Government of the City of Buenos Aires wins approval. The new measure, which was debated last week in the legislature’s Transit and Transportation Committee, will extend the new progressive metered street parking system currently in force in Microcentro to …

One-Year Moratorium Imposed On River Plate Rock Concerts

September 27, 2013 will be remembered as the day the music died at the Estadio Monumental, the largest venue for sporting events and concerts in Buenos Aires. The City of Buenos Aires’ Government Control Agency (AGC) just slapped a one-year moratorium on all “events and shows” at the 67,000-seat venue, because of the unauthorized sale of alcoholic beverages during an …

Housing Study Sheds Light On Buenos Aires Average Rents

The City of Buenos Aires’ Ministry of Housing just released a report which sheds some light on average monthly rental rates for larger units throughout Capital Federal. While most market studies focus on one-room apartments or monoambientes, the new GCBA report focuses on supply, demand and average prices for two and three-room apartments in Buenos Aires. According to Minuto Uno, …