City of Buenos Aires Real Estate Sales Jump 16% To US$217 Million

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Buenos Aires real estate sales just posted their first double-digit increase in two years signaling the return of local buyers and foreign investors seizing Argentine hard assets that are both undervalued and underinvested. The new numbers from the Buenos Aires Notary College show real estate closings rose 16.1% in February. There were a total of 1,995 closings in Capital Federal compared to 1,717 closings …

Buenos Aires Real Estate Closings Down 45% In June

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Real estate closings in the City of Buenos Aires were down 45% in June compared to one year ago, as currency controls and election year uncertainty continue to put a damper on local sales activity. While the total number of residential closings dropped 44.7%, the total peso-denominated value of those deals was down 37.2%, according to the Buenos Aires Notary …

City of Buenos Aires Real Estate Activity Down 5%; Property Values Up 17%

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Government-imposed currency controls continued to have their cooling effect on real estate activity in the City of Buenos Aires, as property transactions were down for the fourth consecutive month in Capital Federal. The new data from the BA Notary College shows 4,661 closings in the month of April, a 4.8% decrease compared to April 2011, according to Clarin’s Natalia Muscatelli. …