New Buenos Aires Expo & Convention Center “Rising” Below Recoleta

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The new Buenos Aires Convention & Expo Center (CEC) is under construction in Recoleta and promises to be another transformative project in terms of creating green space, enhancing quality of life and attracting large-scale expo tourism year-round. The City of Buenos Aires is spending $336 million pesos (US$41.3 million) on the 22,000 square meter (234,000 square foot) project which is currently …

How Do Buenos Aires Real Estate Prices Compare To London?

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An interesting headline this week from England where home prices are going through the roof. The average home price in England and Wales rose £10,000 (US$17,000) over the past five weeks alone reaching a new average price of £272,000 (US$458,000). A closer examination of real estate prices in London’s most desirable neighborhoods reveals £272,000 won’t go very far. London property website, …

60% Of Buenos Aires Residents Live Alone Or With Another Person

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A City of Buenos Aires housing survey shows the average household is getting smaller, birth rates are falling and one-third of the city’s population is now over 50. The annual Buenos Aires housing survey from the City’s Census and Statistics Board found that 31.7% of Buenos Aires residents live alone while 29.7% share space with another person. 16% of BA dwellings …

Uruguay Selling Argentina Embassy Building In Recoleta

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Uruguay will continue the policy of auctioning off high-profile, state-owned properties when it auctions off its embassy in Buenos Aires in June. First it was Punta del Este, then it was New York and now Recoleta is on the auction block. The thirteen-story building is located in Recoleta at the corner of Avenida Las Heras and Ayacucho. Selling points include …

What Are Average Real Estate Prices In Buenos Aires?

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After two years of inactivity due to currency controls, real estate sales are finally picking up again in Buenos Aires. So where are average real estate prices in Buenos Aires today in three of the most popular neighborhoods for tourists and foreign investors? Prices Have Fallen Up To 20% & The Real Estate Market Shows Signs Of Life is the headline of …