After 3 Years of Declines, Buenos Aires Real Estate Sales Rise 11%

[soliloquy id=”21377″] After 3 Years of Declines, Buenos Aires Real Estate Sales Rise 11% By Patrick Archer Buenos Aires real estate sales reversed three straight years of double-digit declines in 2015, according to new numbers released yesterday from the Buenos Aires Notary College. Residential real estate sales in the City of Buenos Aires rose 10.91% in 2015 to 37,381 total …

Tales From The Worst Residential Buildings In Buenos Aires

120 beats per minute shaking you out of bed at 4:00 on a Tuesday morning. Greasy kitchen exhaust and garbled karaoke pummeling your balcony non-stop. A neon Jumbotron lighting up your living room with Quilmes, Pepsi and Samsung commercials 24/7. These are just some of the tales that Buenos Aires condominium dwellers share with La Nacion’s Veronica Dema in a …

Parking Meters & Tow Trucks Will Soon Blanket BA Barrios

Parquimetro Para Todos. That’s how some are describing the City of Buenos Aires’ plan to add thousands of new parking meters to 44 of the 48 neighborhoods in Capital Federal. If approved, new parking meters would be installed in over 10,000 blocks of Buenos Aires and meter rates would increase anywhere from 114 to 293% depending on the barrio. While …

Startups, Seed Accelerators Gravitate To Palermo Hollywood

Lights! Camera! Seed Capital! The path to becoming the next Instagram or Twitter may pass through perennially cool and increasingly tech-centric Palermo Hollywood. Silicon Valley Is Emerging In The Coolest Neighborhood In Buenos Aires is the headline of Fernando Gutiérrez’s report in today’s El Observador chronicling the recent influx of tech startups and seed accelerators in Palermo Hollywood and simultaneous surge in the …

Retail Outlet Boom & Barrio Branding Bust In Villa Crespo

The retail outlet boom which started five years ago in Villa Crespo continues to gain support from retailers and bargain hunters, but a neighborhood rebranding initiative should probably be tossed in the damaged goods pile. A new report from Colliers International shows the number of retail outlets in Villa Crespo has grown to 172. Of those, 153 are currently occupied …