Brazilians Bought 55% More Punta del Este Real Estate Last Year

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

It’s no secret that Brazil’s upper middle class saved the Florida real estate market. When the US housing bubble burst in 2007 and real estate prices tanked, Brazilians snatched up tens of thousands of condo bargains in downtown Miami and Orlando, their two favorite places to vacation outside of Brazil. Now with Argentines beginning to pull back on their purchase …

Uruguay Opens Casino College to Support Gaming Growth

Patrick Archer arts & entertainment, hotels & casinos, lifestyle, tourism, uruguay

From Argentines to Brazilians to North Americans, casinos have always been a major attraction for gaming-minded visitors to Uruguay. Now with some Punta del Este casinos doing more business than their Vegas counterparts¬†and a high-profile Montevideo casino on the verge of opening this year, Uruguay is taking a novel approach to finding and grooming future croupiers. The Casino College recently …

Hoteles.com Announces Partnership with InvestBA.com

Patrick Archer lifestyle, tourism, us companies

Hoteles.com, the online hotel reservation site that offers 149,000 quality hotels, B&Bs and apartments around the world, announces a business alliance with InvestBA.com, the leading online source for real estate investment opportunities in Argentina and Uruguay. According to terms of the agreement, Hoteles.com will offer InvestBA.com customers, the majority from the United States, Canada, Brazil and Europe, special discounts on …

SIMA 2012: VP Astori Tells Spaniards “Uruguay Safe, Profitable For Investors”

Patrick Archer foreign investment, real estate, tourism, uruguay

Uruguay real estate and investment opportunities took center stage this weekend in Madrid at the annual International Real Estate Expo, SIMA. Unlike two years ago when there was very little to celebrate, this year’s expo exceeded expectations in terms of attendees, participating foreign countries and real estate developments on display. Over 400 residential projects were featured from countries like the …

Announcing The New Issue of InvestBA Privada…Powered by Hoteles.com

Patrick Archer arts & entertainment, buenos aires events, culture, foreign investment, lifestyle, real estate, tourism, uruguay, wine & vineyards

The new issue of InvestBA Privada has arrived, and the new edition powered by Hoteles.com is our biggest issue ever. Featuring over 100 pages of original lifestyle content, InvestBA Privada introduces you to some of the most amazing destinations, people and properties in Buenos Aires, Argentina and Uruguay. In Artista we’ll give you a preview of some of the featured …