Robert De Niro Looking To Purchase A Mendoza Vineyard

Patrick Archer arts & entertainment, foreign investment, real estate, visionaries, wine & vineyards

Jimmy Conway Cabernet? Travis Bickle Bonarda? Neil McCauley Malbec? Pairing is everything when it comes to fine wine and cuisine, and the pairing of the world’s greatest living actor with one of the world’s best wine producing regions would be a maridaje increi¬≠ble. According to Los Andes, Robert De Niro may soon join the list of celebrities investing in Mendoza vines. …

Prime Punta del Este Parcel Coming To Auction

Patrick Archer foreign investment, real estate, uruguay

One of the most coveted parcels in Punta del Este is coming to the auction block next month, and the announcement will certainly attract multiple foreign investor groups. Land sales in and around Maldonado are nothing new, but the size and location of this particular parcel makes it extremely valuable. According to Marcelo Gallardo of El Pais, the parcel in …

Sell-o Catedral: Bariloche Ski Resort For Sale

Patrick Archer foreign investment, real estate, tourism

It would be an understatement to say this has been a terrible year for the tourism sector in Bariloche. The June eruption of the Puyehue volcano brought falling ash and canceled flights to a region poised for a record ski season. With dozens of inbound charter flights scheduled from Brazil and the real flexing its muscle like never before, A …

New Casino Comes To Uruguay/Brazil Border In Rivera

Patrick Archer arts & entertainment, foreign investment, hotels & casinos, lifestyle, real estate, tourism, uruguay

Anytime we raise the issue of Uruguay casinos, it usually has something to do with the glitz and glamour of Punta del Este. Sure, coastal casinos like the Conrad are high-profile moneymakers, but what about the rest of Uruguay? Not unlike the trend we are seeing with real estate developers and franchise owners in Argentina, the smart money in Uruguay …

Buenos Aires Real Estate Sales Regain Momentum

Patrick Archer aruba, average prices, buenos aires events, foreign investment, real estate

The Notary College just released the May real estate sales data for Buenos Aires, and the numbers are a reversal of the cooling trend witnessed in March and April. While sales in those two months eased 0.7% and 1.3%, respectively, sales rose a respectful 6.8% in May compared to the same month in 2010. La Nacion’s Alfredo Sainz says the …