Lot Sales, New Home Construction In Full Swing At Carmelo Golf

Patrick Archer foreign investment, lifestyle, real estate, tourism, uruguay

2013 was an important year for residential lot sales in Carmelo Golf, Uruguay’s luxurious gated community and home to one of the best golf courses in South America. Golfers playing the course in 2014 will notice more than just the beauty of Uruguay’s rolling countryside. Several new homes in various stages of construction can be seen throughout the development dotting the fairways and …

Double Digit Fast Lane For Buenos Aires Parking Lot Investors

Patrick Archer buenos aires events, foreign investment, lifestyle, real estate

Buenos Aires parking lot investors who curbed their pesos in Capital Federal garages are enjoying double-digit returns now that parking spaces are an endangered species. Parking Lot Investments Growing In A Sluggish Real Estate Market is the headline of infobae’s analysis which says the average Buenos Aires parking space appreciated 12% last year in dollars while generating a steady stream …

Uruguay Olive Production Will Reach 10 Million Kilos By 2020

Patrick Archer agribusiness, foreign investment, real estate, uruguay, wine & vineyards

2013 was another banner year for Uruguay olive farmers and olive oil producers capped by the country’s acceptance in the prestigious International Olive Council (IOC). Now a new report from the country’s leading economic development agency says Uruguay will emerge as a major olive producer over the next five years. A summary of the Uruguay olive production report in today’s …

What Were The Best Performing Investments In Argentina?

Patrick Archer agribusiness, competitiveness, foreign investment, real estate, visionaries

Now that 2014 is underway, we are already scanning the horizon for the best real estate investment opportunities in Argentina and Uruguay; however, we will pause today and take one last look in the rearview mirror to see how real estate fared against other local investment alternatives. To assist in our analysis, iProfesional’s Ruben Ramallo compiled a must-read analysis of …

Punta del Este New Construction & Average Prices Cooling Off

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

New residential construction and average condominium prices in Punta del Este are cooling off after a decade of blistering growth, according to new survey of real estate trends in el mercado esteño. Reporte Inmobiliario’s 9th Annual Survey of Punta del Este Real Estate Prices shows real estate prices only rose 1.53% in 2013, average prices have settled at US$4,000 per m2 …